Sonrise Notes for July 6th...
...If you like the great music you hear on Sonrise each week, plus dynamic motivational speakers with authentic worship, heartfelt stories and more, then America’s leading Christian event for women is calling your name! The Women of Faith Tour Revival is heading to 16 different cities through the summer and fall months with speakers like Liz Curtis Higgs, Lisa Harper, Lysa TerKeurst, Sheila Walsh, and great music from Natalie Grant, along with Matthew West. You’ll find the Women of Faith Tour in Fairfax, VA near DC August 1-2, Oklahoma City August 8-9 and Rochester, NY August 15-16. The rest of the dates and locations can be found here.
...The Hills Alive Free Summer Music Festival at Memorial Park in Rapid City, SD is coming up July 18-20. Newsboys will be there, Steven Curtis Chapman will perform, along with The Afters, Kerrie Roberts, For King and Country, Love & The Outcome and a lot more. If you plan on going to The Hills Alive Festival, it’s a good idea to bring lawn chairs/blankets, plenty of water, sunscreen, and extra cash for the offering, food and shopping. You can find out everything you need to know about Hills Alive here, including how to become a volunteer there and even a link for hotel reservations in the area.
...If you are in the in the Oshkosh, WI area July 10-13, you can be part of Lifest – with a whopping 57 artists performing over a four day schedule. It’s non-stop music with folks like Matthew West, Casting Crowns, Sidewalk Prophets, Newsboys, Love & The Outcome, and you can get all the info here.
...Rock the Island in Saginaw, MI is another summer festival you should know about for July 12. There’s a Kidszone, Pastor’s Reception, activities for the whole family and music from Sonrise artists like LeCrae, Francesca Battistelli, Kutless, and JJ Weeks Band. It’s only $15 at the gate, and you can find at http://www.rocktheisland.net/artists-2/.
...The Kingdom Bound Festival at Darien Lake Theme Park in Darien, NY is coming up August 3-6. Skillet is joining Tenth Avenue North, TobyMac, Mandisa, Capital Kings, For King & Country, Love & The Outcome, and a bunch more for lots of great music. There are also speakers, volunteer opportunities, and even Art & Soul Workshops with Tony Goodwin teaching you that everyone can paint! Find all of the details here.
...The band RED has a song (“Perfect Life”) on the Sony Pinball Rocks HD iPhone and iPad apps.