The May/June issue of Homecoming Magazine will be all about the wide world of sports, and we think you're going to love it! Just a teaser here--you can look forward to great interviews with Olympic gold-medalist Gabrielle Douglas, baseball legend Carl Erskine and even "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson, all Christians who are making a difference in the world while pursuing their various passions. If you missed Phil Robertson's testimony on our website, you can check that out here, and his son and co-star Jase Robertson shares about his faith here.

We always love to hear from you, too, so please take a moment to answer the latest question on our website! Here it is: Did you play sports when you were younger? What sport did you enjoy playing most? To answer, just click here!

Congratulations to Linda C., who won our recent "New Life" contest. Keep reading for a terrific new contest below!

A thought from the Word...

Philippians 3: 13b-14

Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.

We have a chance for you to win one of five DVD/BluRay combo packs for the Academy Award-winning saga, Les Miserables! This breathtaking musical film, starring Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe and Anne Hathaway, is a testament to the power of mercy and the endurance of the human spirit. Click to find out how to enter to win your own copy of Les Miserables!
Homecoming favorite Guy Penrod will be appearing at various Cracker Barrels during the month of April to meet fans and autograph copies of his CD, Guy Penrod Hymns. For a schedule of his appearances, just click here. You can also see Guy's handsome face in our May/June issue of Homecoming, so don't miss it!
Haven't seen a great movie at the theater in a while? Check out Home Run, debuting on the big screen on April 19th in theaters across the U.S. and Canada. This moving story centers on Cory Brand, an MLB superstar who turns to alcohol to escape his tragic past and won't admit that he needs help until it becomes painfully obvious.With a second chance to start over through the help of a Christ-centered recovery program, Cory's life is transformed in ways he never thought possible. Click to find out more about this wonderful movie here!
Nashvillians are excited to welcome the Dove Awards back this year! The Gospel Music Association recently announced news of the relocation, as well as a few other significant changes for the show. Partnering this year with the ministry Food for the Hungry, the awards program will, for the first time ever, take place in the fall season. Click to find out more about what's in store for the 44th Annual Dove Awards.
Want a career in music? Salem Publishing has partnered with Visible Music College on two TUITION SAVINGS gift certificates which will help you save thousands on tuition when pursuing training for a career in music! Started in 2000 by a founding member of Grammy-nominated Christian band Skillet, Visible Music College doesn’t just give you theory, but real world success! Use these savings certificates just like cash to pay for tuition. All the details and certificate pricing for Visible Music College are here.  Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity, as we only have enough certificates to help two people save!