The GMA Dove Awards Announce Internationally Acclaimed Author and Speaker Beth Moore as Guest Speaker for Nominee Luncheon

The GMA Dove Awards Announce Internationally Acclaimed Author and Speaker Beth Moore as Guest Speaker for Nominee Luncheon

 THE GMA DOVE AWARDS ANNOUNCE INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED AUTHOR AND SPEAKER BETH MOORE AS GUEST SPEAKER FOR NOMINEE LUNCHEON 

 GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCED AS OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY SPONSOR 

 GMA UNVEILS FIRST EVER DOVE AWARDS MOBILE APP 

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 24, 2014) – The Gospel Music Association continues exciting announcements for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards. Internationally acclaimed author and speaker, Beth Moore, has been confirmed as the guest speaker for the annual nominee luncheon sponsored by the Cantinas Foundation on Monday, October 6th at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. In addition, Grand Canyon University will host the after party for all nominees and partners for this year’s show. Hosted by Bart Millard of MercyMe and Lecrae, the awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 in the Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee at 6:30p.m. and will be broadcast exclusively on The Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN), Sunday, October 12, 2014. Tickets are still available for the live event at www.doveawards.com or at the Allen Arena ticket office.

Jackie Patillo, Executive Director of the GMA states, “Having Beth Moore as our guest for this year’s Dove Nominee Luncheon is a blessing and something we are all looking forward to. She inspires and challenges people worldwide and I know she will do the same for our creative community. Additionally, it is our great pleasure to have Grand Canyon University partnering with us this year to host the after party. It is important to find great partners as we continue to foster relationships that have a shared vision in spreading the gospel through music.”

New this year, the GMA has unveiled a Dove Awards mobile app in partnership with Logos Bible Software and the Bible Journal App. In addition to the latest Dove Awards news, the app provides Scripture and journal reading plans. Click HERE to download.

Many of today’s top artists have recently been announced as performers and presenters such as Natalie Grant, Erica Campbell, for King & Country, Pat Boone, Mandisa, Amy Grant, Newsboys, Kari Jobe, Love & The Outcome, Danny Gokey, Dr. Bobby Jones, the Nashville Super Choir supporting Hezakiah Walker, Brian Free & Assurance, Karen Peck & New River, Wayne Haun, Ernie Haase, Capital Kings, author Karen Kingsbury, 1 Girl Nation, Ellie Holcomb, David and Tamela Mann, Sandi Patty, Tedashii, Alan and Lisa Robertson of Duck Dynasty, Tye Tribbett, and Bill Gaither.

Special award recipients Hillsong, SiriusXM, Eddie DeGarmo and Akintunde have been announced, as well as, pre-show co-hosts, nominees Meredith Andrews and Jonathan McReynolds.

The Dove Cares Red Carpet and the behind-the-scenes coverage will also stream live at www.hearitfirst.com/live. For a complete list of nominees, please visit http://www.doveawards.com/performers-presenters/. For a listing of all Dove nominees, please visit www.doveawards.com/nominees.

About Beth Moore: 

Beth Moore founded Living Proof Ministries in 1994 with the purpose of teaching women how to love and live on God’s Word. She has written numerous books and Bible studies, including Breaking Free, Believing God, and has held conferences in all 50 states and around the world since 1994. Beth hosts an interdenominational Tuesday-night Bible study for women in her city at Houston’s First Baptist Church.

About Grand Canyon University: 

Grand Canyon University was founded in 1949 and is Arizona’s premier private Christian university. GCU is regionally accredited and emphasizes individual attention for both traditional undergraduate students and the working professional. GCU offers traditional programs on its growing campus, as well as online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. The University’s curriculum fuses academic and clinical rigor with Christian values to prepare its students to be skilled, caring professionals. For more information about GCU, visit gcu.edu.

About GMA: 

Founded in 1964, the Gospel Music Association serves as the face and voice for the Gospel/Christian music community and is dedicated to exposing, promoting and celebrating the Gospel through music of all styles including Pop, Rock, Praise & Worship, Urban Gospel, R&B, Hip Hop, Southern Gospel, Bluegrass, Country and more. The GMA community includes agents, artists, church leaders, managers, promoters, radio personnel, record company executives, retailers, songwriters and other industry visionaries. The GMA produces the GMA Dove Awards, GMA Honors and IMMERSE. For more on supporting the GMA or becoming a member, please visit www.gospelmusic.org.

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Dove Awards Social Media Platforms: 

Website – www.doveawards.com

Facebook – www.facebook.com/DoveAwards

Twitter – www.twitter.com/GMADoveAwards  Hashtag – #DoveAwards

YouTube – www.youtube.com/GMADoveAwards

Hearitfirst – www.hearitfirst.com/artists/dove-awards

Pinterest – http://pinterest.com/doveawards

MEDIA CONTACTS: 

DOVE AWARDS:

Jules Wortman

Wortman Works Media & Marketing

615.989.1519 or 615.260.9985

jwortman@wortmanworks.com

Lacey Printz

Wortman Works Media & Marketing

253.709.6034

lprintz@wortmanworks.com

Newsboys, Kari Jobe and Love & The Outcome to Perform on 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

Newsboys, Kari Jobe and Love & The Outcome to Perform on 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

NEWSBOYS, KARI JOBE AND LOVE & THE OUTCOME TO PERFORM ON 45TH ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS

AMY GRANT AND TYE TRIBBETT ADDED AS PRESENTERS

HILLSONG, SIRIUSXM, EDDIE DEGARMO AND AKINTUNDE HONORED WITH SPECIAL AWARDS

#doveawards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 17, 2014) — The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announces Newsboys and current Dove Awards nominees Kari Jobe and Love & The Outcome to join the star-studded line up of performers. Amy Grant and Dove Awards nominee Tye Tribbett are also additions to the presenters list of the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards, hosted by Bart Millard of MercyMe and Lecrae. The awards show will take place on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 in the Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee at 6:30p.m. and will be broadcast exclusively on The Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN), Sunday, October 12, 2014. Tickets are still available for the live event at www.doveawards.com or at the Allen Arena ticket office.

The top artists will join the recently announced performers and presenters such as Pat Boone, Mandisa, Danny Gokey, Dr. Bobby Jones, the Nashville Super Choir supporting Hezakiah Walker, Brian Free & Assurance, Karen Peck & New River, Wayne Haun, Ernie Haase, Natalie Grant, Erica Campbell, Capital Kings, Olympic Gold Medalist Scott Hamilton, author Karen Kingsbury, for KING & COUNTRY, 1 Girl Nation, Ellie Holcomb, David and Tamela Mann, Sandi Patty, Tedashii, Alan and Lisa Robertson of Duck Dynasty and Bill Gaither.

The GMA annually gives out special awards to entities and individuals that have had a significant impact on the Christian and Gospel Music industry. This year Hillsong is set to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award, while SiriusXM will be honored with the Outstanding Mainstream Contribution to Gospel Music Award. Additionally the GMA will also be awarding Eddie DeGarmo with the Impact Award and Akintunde with the Grady Nutt Humor Award. “All of our special awards recipients have made an indelible mark on our industry and we are thrilled to be honoring their contributions and highlighting their legacy,” says GMA President and Executive Director Jackie Patillo.

These special awards will be given out during the Dove Awards pre-show that is being co-hosted by nominees Meredith Andrews and Jonathan McReynolds. The pre-show begins at 2pm (CT) and will stream live at www.hearitfirst.com/live.

The Dove Cares Red Carpet and the behind-the-scenes coverage will also stream live at www.hearitfirst.com/live . For a complete list of nominees, please visit http://www.doveawards.com/performers-presenters/. For a listing of all Dove nominees, please visit www.doveawards.com/nominees.

About GMA:

Founded in 1964, the Gospel Music Association serves as the face and voice for the Gospel/Christian music community and is dedicated to exposing, promoting and celebrating the Gospel through music of all styles including Pop, Rock, Praise & Worship, Urban Gospel, R&B, Hip Hop, Southern Gospel, Bluegrass, Country and more. The GMA community includes agents, artists, church leaders, managers, promoters, radio personnel, record company executives, retailers, songwriters and other industry visionaries. The GMA produces the GMA Dove Awards, GMA Honors and IMMERSE. For more on supporting the GMA or becoming a member, please visit www.gospelmusic.org.

About the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks:

With 28 networks and growing worldwide, the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks is the world’s largest faith-and-family television group, airing a broad range of church and ministry programming, Christian music, family friendly movies, children’s programming, and shows for teens and young adults 24 hours a day to every inhabited continent via 87 satellites and 20,000 television and cable affiliates. In addition, TBN’s most popular global networks are available on computers, smart phones, and other mobile devices, and over 24,000 hours of entertaining and inspiring On-Demand programming is accessible via TBN’s innovative online network, iTBN.org . To find out more about the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks, log on to www.tbn.org.

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Dove Awards Social Media Platforms:

Website – www.doveawards.com

Facebook – www.facebook.com/DoveAwards

Twitter – www.twitter.com/GMADoveAwards  Hashtag – #DoveAwards

YouTube – www.youtube.com/GMADoveAwards

Hearitfirst – www.hearitfirst.com/artists/dove-awards

Pinterest – http://pinterest.com/doveawards

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

DOVE AWARDS:

Jules Wortman

Wortman Works Media & Marketing

615.989.1519 or 615.260.9985

jwortman@wortmanworks.com

Lacey Printz

Wortman Works Media & Marketing

253.709.6034

lprintz@wortmanworks.com

Music Legend Pat Boone, Mandisa, Dr. Bobby Jones, and Danny Gokey Added to the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

Music Legend Pat Boone, Mandisa, Dr. Bobby Jones, and Danny Gokey Added to the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

MUSIC LEGEND PAT BOONE, MANDISA, DR. BOBBY JONES, AND DANNY GOKEY ADDED TO THE 45th ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS

Star-Studded Southern Gospel Medley of Brian Free & Assurance, Karen Peck & New River, Wayne Haun and Ernie Haase & Signiture Sound Added To Show Lineup

GMA Dove Awards to air on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) Sunday, October 12

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 9, 2014) – The Gospel Music Association has announced the latest additions to the presenter and performer roster for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards including: music icon and 2003 GMA Hall of Fame inductee Pat Boone; Dove and Grammy Award winnerMandisa; singer/songwriter and “American Idol” contestant Danny Gokey; BET’s “Celebration of Gospel” host and Dove winner Dr. Bobby Jones; the Nashville Super Choir supporting Hezekiah Walker; a star-studded southern gospel medley featuring the talents of Brian Free & Assurance,Karen Peck & New River, Wayne Haun and Ernie Haase. The GMA Dove Awards will take place on Tuesday, October 7 at Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn.; and will be taped for broadcast on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on October 12, 2014.

These top artists will join the recently announced co-hosts Bart Millard of MercyMe and Lecrae, as well as Natalie Grant, Hezekiah Walker, Erica Campbell, Capital Kings, Olympic Gold Medalist Scott Hamilton, author Karen Kingsbury, for KING & COUNTRY, 1 Girl Nation, Ellie Holcomb, David and Tamela Mann, Sandi Patty, Tedashii, Alan and Lisa Robertson of Duck Dynasty andBill Gaither as participants on the show. The pre-show hosts include Dove Award nominees Jonathan McReynolds and Meredith Andrews.

Nominee luncheon will be held Monday, October 6th at The Schermerhorn Symphony Center sponsored by the Cantinas Foundation.  For Dove updates and breaking news, please visit the Gospel Music Association’s Dove Awards website, www.dovewards.com, as well as the GMA’s various social network platforms.

About GMA: Founded in 1964, the Gospel Music Association serves as the face and voice for the Gospel/Christian music community and is dedicated to exposing, promoting and celebrating the Gospel through music of all styles including Pop, Rock, Praise & Worship, Urban Gospel, R&B, Hip Hop, Southern Gospel, Bluegrass, Country and more. The GMA community includes agents, artists, church leaders, managers, promoters, radio personnel, record company executives, retailers, songwriters and other industry visionaries. The GMA produces the GMA Dove Awards, GMA Honors and IMMERSE. For more on supporting the GMA or becoming a member, please visit www.doveawards.com

 

About the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks: With 28 networks and growing worldwide, the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks is the world’s largest faith-and-family television group, airing a broad range of church and ministry programming, Christian music, family friendly movies, children’s programming, and shows for teens and young adults 24 hours a day to every inhabited continent via 87 satellites and 20,000 television and cable affiliates. In addition, TBN’s most popular global networks are available on computers, smart phones, and other mobile devices, and over 24,000 hours of entertaining and inspiring On-Demand programming is accessible via TBN’s innovative online network, iTBN.org. To find out more about the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks, log on to www.tbn.org.

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Dove Awards Social Media Platforms:

Website – www.doveawards.com 

Facebook – www.facebook.com/DoveAwards 

Twitter – www.twitter.com/GMADoveAwards  Hashtag – #DoveAwards

YouTube – www.youtube.com/GMADoveAwards 

Hearitfirst – www.hearitfirst.com/artists/dove-awards 

Pinterest – http://pinterest.com/doveawards

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

DOVE AWARDS:

Jules Wortman

Wortman Works Media & Marketing

615.989.1519 or 615.260.9985

jwortman@wortmanworks.com

Lacey Printz

Wortman Works Media & Marketing

253.709.6034

lprintz@wortmanworks.com