Faith & Friends Radio Program Schedule

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Monday - Friday  (all times EST)

Bill & Melody Bill Nance is a 47 year veteran of radio and television broadcasting. He is the recipient of more than 50 state, regional and national awards for journalistic broadcast excellence. Bill has served in Christian radio for 26 years as a Program Director and morning show host. He was inducted into the Dayton Area Broadcasters Hall Of Fame in 2007. Bill is active in his local church and with charitable organizations. He resides in the greater Dayton area with wife Carol. Together they have two adult children and 6 grandchildren. Bill is also an avid collector of Coke memorabilia.

Melody Morris has 21 years experience in radio and television and has more than 38 years of public presentation experience. She has served as a morning drive co-host and news anchor for 16 years and as the Director of Marketing and Public Relations. Melody is a vocalist and keyboardist for “Wells of Salvation” and has served in that capacity for 33 years. She also serves on the board of directors for several community organizations. Melody and her husband Bob live in the Dayton area and have two grown daughters and two grandchildren. She collects anything “moose” and loves adventure and chocolate.
6:00-9:00 am - New Day with Bill & Melody

alt Pete Vecchi has 30+ years in Christian ministry. He gave his life to Christ while a music major at Valparaiso University and immediately began to use his gift and talent for the Lord. Pete was called into the preaching ministry in 1993 while on a missions trip to Russia with Josh McDowell’s ministry. He was ordained by the Church of the Nazarene in 1999 and currently serves as pastor of the Huber Heights New Life Church of the Nazarene. He and his wife Melody have 2 sons and one daughter, and 4 grandchildren.
9:00-12 noon - Faith And Friends At Work with Pete Vecchi

alt Roger Hamilton has been involved in the broadcasting industry for more than 11 years. He has worked at radio stations in the Muncie IN, Louisville KY, Lakeland FL, and Dayton and Cincinnati markets. Roger’s roles have included Program Director, Marketing/Sales, and air announcer. He also has television experience, serving as a news announcer for a FOX affiliate channel. Roger is the senior pastor at the Huber Heights Church of God. He is married with three children.
Noon - 3:00 pm -Faith And Friends At Work with Roger Hamilton


Stan Ellingson Stan Ellingson is a 33 year veteran of Christian radio, with the last 27 spent as afternoon drive host in the Dayton/Cincinnati market. Stan was born in Cincinnati and through the years has obtained 3 degrees from Liberty University and Liberty Theological Seminary. He has pastored 3 churches over a 16 year period and has served the past 10 years as Assistant Principal at East Dayton Christian School. He and his wife of 33 years have 4 children and 7 grandchildren. Stan is an avid fan of the Bengals, the Reds, and the Buckeyes. He also enjoys working in his yard.
3:00-6:00 pm - Homeward Bound with Stan Ellingson

6:00-6:30 pm - CBN Newswatch

6:30-7:00 pm - My Family Talk With Dr. James Dobson

7:00 -8:00 pm - Janet Mefferd Today

Madison TaylorIf you've ever attended a Dayton Dragons game, you most likely have seen Madison Taylor. She is the Entertainment Host for the in-between the innings fun at Fifth Third Field. Ane she's also the Host of Kickin' Back 8:00 pm till midnight. Madison has a radio background, serving at stations in Middletown and North Carolina, and she also serves as Marketing/Business Development Manager for a Cincinnati-based Business Group, CARSTAR Collision Care. Madison is married, with four children and 2 grandchildren.
8 pm - Midnight - Kickin' Back with Madison Taylor

12:00-6:00 am - Night Light

Tuesday/Thursdays: 9:25 am & 9:25 pm - Learn To Love Liberty
11:30 am - Noon - Cross Connection
Noon - 1 pm – Hands of Time

9 am - 10 am - CCM Radio Magazine
10:30 am - 11 am - Cross Connection
11 am - Noon - Hands of Time
8am - Billy Graham Classics


Special Edition programming…

CCM Radio Magazine - CCM Top 5 Countdown of the Week, along with artist interviews.

Cross Connection - A popular secular song of the past which references an aspect of faith is examined through the lens of Biblical principles.
Wednesdays from 11:30 am - Noon
Saturdays from 10:30 am - 11 am

Hands of Time – A look at the history of Contemporary Christian music from the Jesus Movement forward, focusing on the years 1970 through 1994, the artists, their music and their testimonies.
Wednesdays from Noon – 1 pm
Saturdays from 11 am to Noon

Learn To Love Liberty - A short feature with Seth Morgan
Heard Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:25 a.m. and 9:25 p.m.
Current events seen through the lens of Liberty.


Faith and Friends Features

Be listening for these God-centered short features throughout your day...

Decision Minute
'My Family Talk' with Dr James Dobson
Lifeline Funnies
The Tongue with RT Kendall
David Barton's Moments From America's History


Need Him
Answers With Ken Ham
Life Issues
Call Of Love
…and more!

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