Mike Chandler is a co-owner of Rejoice Musical Soulfood national radio network, Rejoice 100.9 FM and LPTV Television stations in Virginia Beach, Hampton and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
He began his career as a Video Systems Engineer with the Space Shuttle Program at Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Although that took him into the heavens, his switch to radio took him into the heavenlies.
Rejoice! Musical Soul Food is a STELLAR Award winning and CRYSTAL MIC MEDIA Award nominated 24/7 Gospel Radio Network. It is syndicated nationally to 48 radio stations around the country. Rejoice’s programming has been entertaining listeners since June 1989 and will continue to do so for years to come.
Rejoice 100.9 is Hampton Roads’ only FM Urban Gospel radio station. They broadcast the latest contemporary and traditional Gospel music, plus classic hits. They also interview gospel artists, nationally-known ministers, authors, etc., on a regular basis. Weekend programming is enhanced with specialty shows such as “The Dottie Peoples Show”, “The World’s Greatest Radio Show, “Rejoice in The Word With Bishop Greg Davis”and “The Joe Ligon Show”.
Their signal covers all of Northeast North Carolina and Hampton Roads. Their ministry is just not on the air, but involves a lot of interaction and support of community projects.