The Station

Our Vision

Gospel860AM will be an instrument to transform divided hearts into a unified body that manifests the power of God. “A kingdom divided can not stand, but where there is unity, there is strength”. (Mark 3:24, I Cor. 1:10)

Our Mission

Gospel860AM, through spiritual excellence, will penetrate the Valley with the Gospel of Jesus Christ by airing the finest in gospel music and the most dynamic gospel ministries.

Our Goal

Our goal is to be the number-one listened to station in the city, by providing our listeners with what they want to hear and what they need to feed their spirits, minds and souls.  We also will be respected and praised by our clientele for our professionalism, impeccable customer service and competitive rates.  We will be highly regarded and highly favored throughout the community because of our involvement with various positive, informative, family-oriented community events that will benefit the whole person.  Our intent is to portray the fun in building the Kingdom of God.


Introducing… Minister Louis W. Bland

Minister Louis W. BlandMin. Bland is a professional radio host and producer with more than 11 years of experience in radio operations and programming. A licensed and ordained minister of the gospel for some 19 years, gospel music is his lifelong passion. His background includes singing in and directing choirs from early childhood

Today, he endeavors to spread the word of God throughout the Valley of the Sun through great gospel music on the radio. Min. Bland plays a wide variety of gospel styles, including: Traditional, Contemporary, Smooth Gospel (Jazz) and Oldies.

And, coming soon, Min. Bland will revive a bigger, better version of “Moments of Inspiration,” his popular hosted program that launched his on-air career 11 years ago. Moments of Inspiration features the very best in gospel music personally selected by Min. Bland, and its expanded format will include gospel artist interviews. Let the cares of the world drift away as the ministry in the music calms and soothes your soul.

Monday thru Friday

Variety of Gospel Music 12:00 AM – 6:00 AM
Morning Gospel Show (Music) 6:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Word Based Ministries 10:00 AM –12:00 PM
Evening Gospel Show (Music) 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Variety of Gospel Music 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM


Variety of Gospel Music 12:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Word Based Ministry 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Ministry Talk Programs 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Word Based Ministry 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Variety of Gospel Music 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM


Variety of Gospel Music 12:00 AM – 6:00 AM
Public Affairs 6:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Morning Gospel Show 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Music and Church Broadcasts 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Afternoon Gospel Show (Music) 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Music and Church Broadcasts 3:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Programming format is subject to change

The station has the ability to reach as many as 3,000,000 listeners on the local radio broadcast and an unlimited number of listeners across the World Wide Web with its listen live format via the Internet.

Gospel 860 AM has 1,000 watts of daytime power and 1,000 watts of nighttime power. Coverage maps are shown below.

Coverage map