2011-02-24 / Church News

Jim Worthing In Concert

Jim Worthing Jim Worthing Jim Worthing, international recording artist, is coming to McConnellsburg on Sunday, February 27. He will be leading worship with gospel music at McConnellsburg United Metho- dist Church at 121 North Second Street at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Worthing is celebrating his 30th year of professional singing, and has appeared in 48 states, Canada, the Bahamas and Switzerland. Throughout these years, Worthing has performed live for millions of people and his unmistakable tenor voice can be heard on more than 60 nationally and internationally released recordings. He has produced six solo projects and has recently released his newest album, “Committed To Love.” Worthing, a native of Altoona, Pa., makes his professional home base in Music City USA, Nashville, TennPrior to his solo career, Worthing sang with two national award-winning groups,

Re- Creation and The Cumberland Boys. While he was with Re-Creation, the group was awarded the prestigious George Washington Medal of Honor by the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge. While with the Cumberland Boys, Opryland’s Gospel Quartet, he shared in the Horizon Award, Christian Country Group of the Year Award, and seven nominations for the Music City News/TNN Christian Artist of the Year Award.

Worthing has appeared on the Grand Ole Opry, Prime Time Country, Nashville Now, Crook and Chase, the Trinity Broadcasting Network, the Canadian television show – 100 Huntley Street, and Paul Heil’s nationally syndicated radio show, The Gospel Greats. He was also featured as the special guest vocalist of the 100th anniversary celebration of the United States Army Reserve held in April of 2008 in Washington, D.C., the CPAC 2007 Presidential Banquet with Vice President Richard B. Cheney in attendance also held in Washington, D.C., the 2003 Miss Kentucky Pageant, the 2005 National Convention for the National Exchange Clubs of America, and the 2010 Army & Air Force Exchange Service change of command ceremony held in Dallas, Texas.

A voice alive with the dynamics of faith and experience, a clear and winsome testimony, and a deep-seated commitment to the Christian message make a Jim Worthing concert inspiring, challenging and uniquely unforgettable. For more information about the worship gathering, call the church office at 485-4815.

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