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The following rules are an addendum to the 95.1 SHINE-FM Basic Contest Rules for the "Creation Video Contest" contest. These rules govern the "Creation Video Contest" promotion (the “Promotion”) being conducted by 95.1 SHINE-FM/WRBS (the “Station”) on behalf of Creation Music Festivals (the "Sponsor") beginning on Monday, April 15, 2013, at 12:00AM, and ending on Friday, May 31st, 2013, at 11:59PM EST.


Entrants within the immediate Station on-air listening area will be eligible to win. Entrant must be 18 years or older and a US resident. Entrant must be on staff or have a verifiable leadership position at church. "On Staff" is defined as anyone with a leadership role within the church: youth pastor, pastor, worship leader, secretary, Sunday school teacher, etc. Employees of 95.1 SHINE-FM, the Peter and John Radio Fellowship, Inc., its program sponsors, advertisers, advertising agencies, their affiliates, representatives, employees of other radio or television stations, and members of the immediate family of any such persons are not eligible to participate and win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as “in-laws,” or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.

Contest submissions will accepted beginning Monday, April 15, 2013, at 12:00AM EST, and ending on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at 11:59PM EST. Contest voting begins Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 12:00AM EST and ends Friday, May 31, 2013, at 11:59PM EST.


Entry blank must be filled out in its entirety. Entrant must create a thrity second (:30) or less video that includes

  • Name of entering youth group and church
  • The names of three artists appearing at Creation Northeast (find the complete lineup here)
  • 95.1 SHINE-FM
  • Creation Northeast

Video content should also

  • Not infringe or violate any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, or other intellectual property, proprietary, or contractual right of a third party.
  • Not misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about the Station or Sponsor or its products, or other people, products or companies.
  • Contain no video content communicating messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which the Station or Sponsor wishes to associate.
  • Be in good taste, as determined by the Station in the Station’s sole discretion. Cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.

Videos of 3MB or less can be uploaded to the Creation Video Contest Page using the online contest entry form. Video sumbission may also be a link to the video hosted on a video sharing service that allows imbedding such as YouTube, GodTube, Vimeo, etc.

The Station and Sponsor reserve the right to reject any entry, in their sole discretion, based on the terms set forth herein as well as current broadcast standards and other programming and operating practices and policies established by the Station. By submitting an entry, you verify that the entry is an original work and does not infringe on any third party’s intellectual property rights, including copyrights, trademarks or other proprietary or personal rights. The Station reserves the right to remove any entry that it deems to be in violation of these Official Rules.

By participating, all participants and winner grant Station exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, and likenesses in connection with promotion of this and other contests and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use.

All eligible entrant videos will placed on http://951SHINEFM.com for voting by the public. Public contest voting begins
Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 12:00AM EST, and ends Friday, May 31, 2013, at 11:59PM EST. Any member of the public can vote, but each person can only vote a maximum of once per valid email address. The video that receives the most votes will win. In the event of a tie, the Station will conduct a random drawing from among the tied entries to determine the final winner. The winner be announced online by close of business on June 4, 2013, pending verification.

If an entrant receives multiple and/or irregular votes or multiple votes from the same user or users, including but not limited to, votes generated by a robotic, programmed, script, macro, other automated means or other source, the Station reserves the right to disqualify the entrant in its sole discretion. If the contest includes the use of an internet tool and the internet voting process fails to operate properly or appears to be tampered with or tainted with errors, fraud or unfair practices, the Station reserves the right to use another means to determine the winner(s), i.e. random selection or appointing a panel of judges. All decisions of the judges are final.

Station is not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications, computer, hardware, or software malfunctions or failures of any kind including: failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed transmission of online entries, the Internet or any website or lost or unavailable network connections which may limit an online entrant’s ability to participate in the contest, and any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in this contest. In the case of a dispute, the decision of Station and the Peter & John Radio Fellowship is final.

There will be one (1) prize awarded in the Promotion. Prize includes thirty-five (35) tickets to Creation Northeast, June 26 – June 29, 2013, at Agape Farm in Mt Union, PA. Prize value of $3,570.00. There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prize.

Winner must appear in person at the 95.1 SHINE-FM studios, located at 3500 Commerce Drive, Baltimore, MD 21227, between the hours of 9AM-4PM, by Friday, June 7, 2013, to sign Prize Acknowledgement, Waiver, Indemnification and Release. Winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes, and must provide the Station with valid federal tax identification number. Winner will receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.

Once Winner appears at the Station to sign Prize Acknowledgement, Waiver, Indemnification and Release, winner will placed in contact with representative from Creation Northeast to coordinate receipt of tickets. Appropriate Creation Northeast contact information will be provided to Winner.

Station reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner and may refuse to award any prize to a person who is ineligible or has violated any rule, gained unfair advantage in participating in the contest, or obtained winner status using fraudulent means. Further, Station will resolve any disputes, conflicting claims or ambiguities concerning the rules and Station’s decisions concerning such disputes shall be final. All decisions made by Station are final. Station may waive any of these rules in its sole discretion.


The conduct of 95.1 SHINE-FM contests is governed by the applicable laws of the state of Maryland, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein. 95.1 SHINE-FM and the Peter and John Radio Fellowship shall follow the applicable laws for conducting contests, including notice to the state attorney general or consumer affairs office, posting of a prize bond, furnishing lists of winners, running specific on-air disclaimers, providing specific written information about the contest, etc., as required by local and state law. 95.1 SHINE-FM may amend the rules or discontinue the contest at any time as announced on the station. 95.1 SHINE-FM disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related to the conduct of a contest.

Basic Contest Rules and addenda are available for review during regular business hours (9AM – 4PM) at the 95.1 SHINE-FM offices located at 3500 Commerce Drive, Baltimore, MD, 21227. A copy of the rules can be requested through the mail by calling 410-247-4100 or via email info@wrbs.com.