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Sharing God's Gift of Laughter Through Life's Tragedies

Air Date 07/29/2017

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With humor and candor, comedian Chonda Pierce discusses some of the struggles, tragedies and joys she's experienced, and encourages us to depend on God for strength and comfort as we endure pain and loss.

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Chonda Pierce

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Chonda Pierce is a Christian comedian, TV hostess, author and actress who has brought laughter to audiences around the country for more than two decades. The Recording Industry Association of America's (RIAA) best-selling female comedian of all time, Chonda has earned five Daytime Emmy Award nominations and is ranked among Pollstar’s top-selling live performers with six Platinum DVDs and three Gold DVDs to her credit. In 2015, Chonda Pierce: Laughing in the Dark made its one-night box office premiere in more than 500 theaters nationwide. Now available on DVD, the documentary is a deeply personal glimpse into Pierce’s life chronicling the tragic loss of her husband. The follow-up feature, Chonda Pierce: Enough, hits more than 750 theaters around the country for one night, April 25, 2017. The all-new documentary serves as a powerful reminder that our value is found in Jesus Christ. Learn more about Chonda at her website,