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51 min ago | Washington County News

Low attendance doesn't stop Bonifay Southern Gospel Sing

About 250 people came out for this year's Southern Gospel Sing, a stark contrast to the thousands that once attended the more than 60-year Holmes County tradition.


Related Topix: Bonifay, FL, Holmes County, FL, Bill Gaither, The Gaither Vocal Band, Gaither Vocal Band, The Nelons

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Stax Records Broadway Musical in Development

Following on the heels of the successful "Motown: The Musical Broadway" show, Concord Music Group and Academy Award-nominated and Grammy-winning producer Stuart Benjamin have begun development of a musical production based on the dramatic story of iconic soul music label Stax Records.


Related Topix: Ray, Short, Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Memphis, TN, Theater, Arts, Tennessee, The Staple Singers

Bellingham Herald

Blind Boys of Alabama bring soul gospel to Mount Vernon theater

The Blind Boys of Alabama will perform at Lincoln Theatre, 712 S. First St., Mount Vernon, at 8 p.m. Friday, July 11, 2014 their first appearance at the theater since their sold-out concert five years ago.


Related Topix: The Blind Boys of Alabama, Alabama

Religion News Service

Pope Francis meets US televangelists, and the first-ever - papal high-five' follows

The gesture came during a three-hour meeting of Pope Francis and Texas televangelists Kenneth Copeland and James Robison, just weeks after the pontiff met with televangelist Joel Osteen and other religious leaders.


Related Topix: Kenneth Copeland, Pope Benedict XVI, Iowa, Religion, Episcopal Church, Roman Catholic Church

Newberry Observer

Newberry Opera House seeks volunteers

Volunteers at the Newberry Opera House have given over 225,000 hours to the Opera House since it reopened in 1998 and that donated time has saved the Opera House more than $1.6 million.


Related Topix: The Ambassadors


East County-Family buys Faith Church property

Lakewood Ranch resident Heather Perry plans to bark up so much business that she has plans to expand her new company even before it opens.


Related Topix: Lakewood Ranch, FL, Home Listing, Home, The Perrys, Manatee County, FL, Bradenton, FL


Concord Music Group Acquires Vee-Jay Records

Concord Music Group announces that it has acquired the catalog of renowned American R&B/Soul label Vee-Jay Records .


Related Topix: Soul, Jimmy Reed, Blues, Jerry Butler, The Staple Singers, Gene Chandler, The Dells

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Alabama Live

Hezekiah Walker video for 'Every Praise,' filmed at Birmingham's 5 Points fountain,...

BIRMINGHAM , Alabama -- The song "Every Praise" by Hezekiah Walker has staying power.


Related Topix: Hezekiah Walker, Alabama, Entertainment

British Pakistani Christian Association

Local International Day Celebration to be held on World Cup Final Day

Eden Christian Centre host their first ever outdoor community event termed "International Day" on Sunday 13th September 2014.


Related Topix: Praise Worship


Going Gospel With TyeTribbett and Tasha Page-Lockhart

Gospel artists Tye Tribbett and Tasha Page-Lockhart joined Roland Martin Tuesday on "NewsOne Now" to discuss the evolving gospel music landscape and the Kirk Franklin Presents Tour.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Kirk Franklin

WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Upset Sunday Best Contestant Confronts Mean Judges

BET premiered the new season of Sunday Best and fans were not at all happy with the behavior of the famous gospel judge panel.


Related Topix: Sunday Best, Entertainment, Television, Black Entertainment, Yolanda Adams

Religion Dispatched

Did the Pope Embrace the Prosperity Gospel?

Late last month, Pope Francis met with charismatic Christian and Pentecostal leaders at the Vatican, including prosperity gospel televangelist Kenneth Copeland, a popular American religious figure whose theology and lifestyle is directly at odds with the Pope's.


Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI, Kenneth Copeland, Dallas, TX, Fort Worth, TX

The Mercury

Music has soul, and that's gospel

US gospel singer Eric Dozier, who is running workshops in Hobart this week as part of the Festival of Voices.


Related Topix: Harlem Gospel Choir

Warrington Guardian

Award winning singer leads Disability Awareness Day build up

Praise and Worship song of the year winner Godfrey Birtill will be performing in the event's arts marquee at Walton Hall tomorrow, Wednesday.


Related Topix: Praise Worship

Free Republic

Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem (7/8/14)[Prayer]

Revelation 22 The River of Life New International Version 22 Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, as clear as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb 2 down the middle of the great street of the city.


Related Topix: Praise Worship, Home Gardening, Home

The Sampson Independent

Gospel Explosion at Jackson Grove this SaturdayJuly 7th | 0

Prayer meeting and Bible study is held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and every Friday at 7 a.m. at Point Level Disciples of Christ Church.


Related Topix: Prayer, Faison, NC, Newton Grove, NC, Clinton, NC, Dunn, NC, Roseboro, NC, Opinion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Log Cabin Democrat

Pleasant Valley Homecoming set for July 13

On July 13 at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Greenbrier, it will be a big Sunday because it is Homecoming.


Related Topix: Greenbrier, AR, The Hoppers

WTLC-AM Indianapolis

The Soul Stirrers - A Short History

One of the most popular and influential gospel groups of the 20th century, the Soul Stirrers were pioneers in the development of the quartet style of gospel and, without intending it, in the creation of soul music, doo wop, and motown sound, some of the secular music that owed much to gospel.


Related Topix: Trinity, TX

PRLog US Entertainment

Alabama Gospel Artist Get A National Record Deal

Jul. 7, 2014 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- MONTGOMERY, AL - New Vision Records, a national record label has signed Millbrook, Alabama gospel artist, TYRONE WILLIAMS to a record deal that includes national distribution of his upcoming recording to be released in Fall 2014.


Related Topix: Montgomery, AL, Millbrook, AL, Bobby Jones, The Williams Brothers

Jamaica Observer

Heart Praise scholarships to 6 St Thomas students

Members of Healthy Music Group, who have been positively impacting the lives of St Thomas residents, have made good on their promise to use proceeds from this year's staging of the annual Heart Praise Worship Fest to provide scholarships for some Grade Six Achievement Test students.


Related Topix: Praise Worship