FOLLOW OUR FOUNDER





 

 

 

Enjoy reading stories like these? Consider donating to Empowering Everyday Women Ministries, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

We distribute inspiring free content worldwide to edify the faith of believers and share the gospel with the broken and hurting. Our staff also launches initiatives and campaigns to benefit those who are overlooked, misused, forgotten and in need.

Learn more about who we are and why you should give today.

You can save lives. Learn more about EEW's advocacy and efforts to bring awareness to the epidemic of Autoimmune diseases that affect 50 million people, mostly women, in the U.S. Learn more here.

How to love like Christ... 

Don't run away

God's power makes it possible

 

You're being processed

 


You will receive God's best

 

Your breakthrough is closer than you think

 

God is setting you up

 

Are you sick and tired of it?

 

You're about to get up

  

Act of kindness turns into 50 year friendship 

God is increasing your wisdom

 

 

 

Got News Tips? Our award-winning editorial team wants the buzz. Send it to buzz[at]eewmagazine[dot]com!

Join thousands within our faith community who receive inspiration from Dianna Hobbs’ “Your Daily Cup of Inspiration” podcast! LISTEN HERE

 INSPIRATION


DONATE

NEWSLETTER

 

The church failed Le'Andria

 

John Gray's mistress said they had sex

 

Man who accused panhandlers murdered his own wife

 

 

London preacher speaks after arrest 

 

Tamron Hall pregnant, married

 

 


Former corrupt cop talks faith, redemption

Jussie accused of staging attack

Kaepernick settles with NFL

Sunday Best returns

Black Panther star reps Christ

 

 

Devotion: You're worth so much!

Devotion: Crushed? God wants glory

Podcast: Your expectation will be met

Devotion: God is with you in your rough place

 

Read our statement of belief HERE.

How to receive Christ MORE

Get to know Dianna Hobbs HERE.

« Virginity is possible: Here are 5 ways to successfully practice abstinence | Main | Fred Hammond is depressed & mad at God in new dramatic film trailer for ‘The Choir’ »
Friday
Mar242017

Making strides in gospel: Don Jackson, founder of the Stellar Awards, to announce ‘Stellar TV cable network’ 

Jonathan Slocumb, Yolanda Adams, Tramaine Hawkins, Marvin Sapp and Don Jackson at 2016 Stellar Gospel Music Awards – Backstage, Audience and Winners on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. (Photo Courtesy FrontPageCommunications/Central City Productions)Article By Chris Harper // EEW Magazine Gospel News

Share Thousands of gospel music lovers have headed to Las Vegas for this year’s Stellar Awards weekend March 24-25 where the genre’s finest will be awarded for their stellar artistry. But that’s not all fans can look forward to.

According to Don Jackson, founder of the Stellar Awards and chairman of Central City Productions, he will be sharing some extra special news.

“I am especially excited about the announcement we will be making at this year’s show of our Stellar TV cable network,” he told Billboard. The channel is projected to launch later this year and will be dedicated to broadcasting gospel music entertainment, and faith-based programming.

This is a big step forward and one that couldn't come at a better time.

Alhough the Stellar Awards ceremony has come a long way since 1970 and is now known as “The Grammys of Gospel,” Jackson admits he still has difficulty convincing major broadcast stations to air the show.

But that hasn’t stopped him from finding smart ways to attract more people.

“This year, we are purposely airing [the awards] over Easter weekend, the biggest faith-based holiday in the country to attract an even larger audience,” the visionary leader and entrepreneur said.

Adding a new channel could be the most innovative way to give arists another useful outlet to promote their music and share inspiration with a broader audience base.

GRAMMY® and multiple Stellar Award-winning “Take Me To The King” singer Tamela Mann for one appreciates Jackson’s relentless efforts to expose gospel music to the masses despite the challenges.

“His love for gospel music has helped us expand in the industry like no one else has,” she told Billboard. “We are able to come and celebrate each other’s accomplishments as well as give God the glory. The Stellar Awards have grown, and it gives us something to look forward to every year. It’s like an adult prom!”

The 32nd annual awards show will take place March 25 at the Las Vegas Orleans Arena and will April 9 at 6 p.m. ET on TV One.

RELATED: Anthony Brown sweeps the Stellar Awards with 10 wins

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>