Mike chats to the newly installed Bishop of Salford, John Arnold.
Mike Shaft plays the very best soul, funk and smooth jazz.
Mike asks if we've lost the true meaning of Christmas and is it too commercial.
Mike previews the Festival of Praise which brings together churches of all denominations.
Mike hears how Alzheimers has affected some members of a gospel choir in Bolton.
Mike speaks to soul and blues singer Dona Oxford and her recent gig in Manchester.