Wednesday, October 31, 2018



Sanctus Real will be live on Saturday November 3rd, part of Family Impact Center's Fall Celebration!  It's a fundraiser for the organization that offers support groups, counseling, Bible studies and simulcasts, health-related seminars, tutoring and other educational programs to support individuals and families. Mallary Hope will also be there, and artist Jared Emerson, will live "speed paint" his piece "Face of God" to be auctioned off. HOW TO WIN: The word "Real" is often used today to describe something of great impact to a person. We often hear the phrase "It's getting real." Tell us about something "real" in your life right now! Email a quick note about what's real in your life to and you'll be in the running for a pair of tickets to Saturday night's event at Alverson Center for Performing Arts, inside Fowlerville High School. Doors open at 6pm, showtime is at 7. MORE ABOUT FAMILY IMPACT CENTER'S FALL CELEBRATION:|#45305

Monday, October 29, 2018

A Hazzard County Christmas

Here's the information on that Dukes of Hazzard-themed event at Shiawassee Harvest Church that I mentioned!

Tom Wopat (Luke Duke) singing Christmas favorites live, plus Sonny Shroyer (Deputy Enos) speaking at Sunday morning service and the General Lee and the Sheriff Rosco's police car for photo ops!

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

LISTEN! Sadie Robertson (Duck Dynasty) joins Strickland!

Sadie Roberts (Duck Dynasty) chats with Strickland about LIVE ORIGINAL - THE TOUR and its upcoming stop at Brightmoor Christian Church in Novi on Saturday October 13th 2018.  Find out more at!

Miss it?  No problem!  Hear it all here:

Sunday, October 07, 2018

LISTEN! Born To Be Brave creator Bob Gresh chats with Strickland!

Creator Bob Gresh talks to Strickland about Born To Be Brave, an event for fathers and sons, with three upcoming dates in Michigan.


LISTEN! Chris August live in studio with Strickland!

Chris August stopped by the Lansing Smile FM studio during Fall Fun Drive to chat with Strickland about new music and his free show that night in Eagle!


LISTEN! Luke from for KING & COUNTRY chats with Strickland!

Luke from for KING & COUNTRY chats with Strickland about Unity performance in Muskegon Michigan and Pointfest performance at Cedar Point, Sandusky Ohio.


LISTEN! Crowder chats with Strickland!

Crowder talks to Strickland ahead of Unity in Muskegon Michigan and Pointfest at Cedar Point, Sandusky Ohio.


Friday, August 24, 2018

GALLERY: Back to School 2018

It's Back to School time -- some kids went back at the beginning of August!  Others are starting these last two weeks of August.  And then there are some lucky ducks that don't go back until after Labor Day!  It doesn't matter when you head back to school, we want to see those BTS pics!! 

CLICK HERE to check out our Facebook thread and drop your shot in the comments and be part of our gallery!  Here's to a great, safe and educational year!

Saturday, August 04, 2018


Josh Strickland is hitting the road on the SMILE EVERYWHERE SUMMER TOUR! Join him for quick "whistle stops" at a church near you for a selfie and Smile FM swag.
August 5th - SUCCESS!
1:45pm – Eagle [Believers Christian Church, 14258 Michigan St., Eagle]
2:45pm – Belding [First Congregational Church of Belding, 301 West Washington St., Belding]
3:30pm – Comstock Park [Plainfield Christian Church, 7255 Pine Island Dr., Comstock Park]
4:30pm – Grand Haven [First Reformed Church of Grand Haven, 301 Washington Ave., Grand Haven]
3:30pm – Port Huron [Port Huron Church of Christ, 756 17th St., Port Huron]
4:15pm – Marine City [Harvest Christian Church, 6135 King Rd., Marine City]
August 7th - SUCCESS!
2:30pm – Marshall [Family Bible Church, 725 Old US 27 N, Marshall]
3:45pm – Parchment [Parchment United Methodist Church, 225 Glendale Blvd., Parchment]
5:15pm – Coloma [Freshwater Community Church, 274 S West St., Coloma]
August 9th – 11th (Smile FM 8th-11th) - SUCCESS!
August 12th - SUCCESS!
12:30pm – Pentwater [First Baptist Church of Pentwater, 101 S. Rush St., Pentwater]
2pm – Manistee [First Baptist Church of Manistee, 1201 Lakeshore Rd., Manistee]
4pm – Traverse City [City Church, 1895 N. Keystone Rd., Traverse City]
August 13th - SUCCESS!
1pm – Harbor Springs [Harbor Light Community Chapel, 8220 Clayton Rd., Harbor Springs]
1:45pm – Good Hart [St. Ignatius Parish, 101 North Lamkin Rd., Good Hart]
4pm – Kalkaska [Kalkaska Church of Christ, 1725 W Kalkaska Rd., Kalkaska]
5:15pm – Lake City [Lake City Christian Reformed Church, 1657 S. Morey Rd., Lake City]
August 14th - SUCCESS!
1pm – Burton [ntc, 3484 S. Belsay Rd., Burton]
1:45pm – Russellville [Russellville Community Wesleyan, 7500 E Coldwater Rd., Davison]
3pm – Webberville [Calvary Baptist Church, 500 N. Howard St., Webberville]
August 15th - SUCCESS!
1pm – Lapeer [Lapeer Community Church, 80 N Lake Pleasant Rd., Attica]
1:45pm – Imlay City [Gateway Assembly, 2796 S. Van Dyke Rd., Imlay City]
2:30pm – Brown City [Brown City Missionary Church, 8935 E. Burnside Rd., Brown City]
4:00pm – Harbor Beach [Lighthouse Assembly of God, 8960 Section Line Rd., Harbor Beach]
5:30pm – Port Huron [Port Huron Church of Christ, 756 17th St., Port Huron]
6:15pm – Marine City [Harvest Christian Church, 6135 King Rd., Marine City]
August 16th - SUCCESS!
5:00pm – Kinross [Fundamental Baptist Church, 3255 M-80, Kinross Charter Twp]
August 17th - SUCCESS!
2:00pm – Marquette [Lake Superior Christian Church, 393 Hwy M-553, Marquette]
August 18th - SUCCESS!
1pm – Hillman [St. Augustine Catholic Church, 21438 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Hillman]
2:30pm – Harrisville [St. Andrews By the Lake, 745 North US 23, Harrisville]
5:00pm – Gladwin [Gladwin Assembly of God, 3400 Buzzell Rd., Gladwin]
6:00pm – Pinconning [Apostolic Lighthouse Church, 3836 North M-13, Pinconning]
August 19th - SUCCESS!  (AND LUGNUTS WIN!)
August 20th - SUCCESS!
1:30pm – Monroe [Elevate Church, 15269 S. Dixie Hwy, Monroe]
2:30pm – Flat Rock [Community Lutheran Church, 23984 Gibraltar Rd., Flat Rock]
3:30pm – Ypsilanti [Ypsilanti Free Methodist, 1800 Packard Rd., Ypsilanti]
5:00pm – Grosse Pointe Farms [Grosse Pointe Congregational Church, 240 Chalfonte Ave., Grosse Pointe Farms]
6:15pm – Rochester Hills [Rochester Church of Christ, 250 W. Avon Rd., Rochester Hills]

All cities, locations, dates, times are approximate and subject to change.

Friday, July 06, 2018

LISTEN! Jeremy Camp Joins Josh Strickland on Smile FM!

Jeremy Camp joined Josh Strickland to chat about his upcoming performance as part of the Summer Lights Tour in Sterling Heights Michigan that supports Compassion International.  Miss it?  No problem -- hear it all here:

Thursday, July 05, 2018

Smile FM Moment - July 5th 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - July 5th 2018

LISTEN! Matthew West joins Josh Strickland on Smile FM!

Matthew West joined Josh Strickland on Smile FM to chat about the Summer Lights Tour coming to Sterling Heights on July 12th.  Miss it?  No problem -- hear it all here:

Tuesday, June 05, 2018


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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

LOOK! 13 Semi Trucks Form Wall On 696

While what prompted 13 semi trucks to form a wall underneath a 696 overpass on Tuesday morning is tragic, the image of the trucks and knowing that the wall changed the course of history, especially for one person, is breathtaking.

Read the story and see the image by clicking the link below.  [WARNING: CONTENT]

Smile FM Moment - April 25th 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - April 25th 2018

Smile FM Moment - April 24th 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - April 24th 2018

Smile FM Moment - April 23rd 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - April 23rd 2018

LISTEN! Zach Williams Joins Josh Strickland on Smile FM!

Zach Williams chats with Josh Strickland about his first headline tour, "The Chain Breaker Tour," and its stop in Zeeland!  Miss it?  No problem -- hear it all here:

Smile FM Moment - April 20th 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - April 20th 2018

Smile FM Moment - April 19th 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - April 19th 2018

LISTEN! Jay & Laura Laffoon Talk About Celebrate Your Marriage on Mackinac Island With Josh Strickland On Smile FM!

Jay & Laura Laffoon chat with Josh Strickland about the upcoming Celebrate Your Marriage event to be held at Mackinac Island's Grand Hotel.  Miss it?  No problem -- hear it all here:

LISTEN! Andy Figueroa of Mosaic MSC Joins Josh Strickland on Smile FM!

Andy Figueroa of Mosaic MSC chats with Josh Strickland ahead of the band's Outcry performance at EMU Convocation Center in Ypsilanti.  Miss it?  No problem -- hear it all here:

Smile FM Moment - April 18th 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - April 18th 2018

Smile FM Moment - April 17th 2018

Smile FM Dad Joke - April 17th 2018