Chosen is a Christian Rock Band based out of the Lansing area. The band consists of Eric Thurston, Mitchel Thurston, Jake Kime, and Josh Zakoor. Chosen believes that we are chosen BY God to be used FOR God, and they uses music as their tool to help draw people one step closer to Him.
The Maendels are a family group from Petoskey, Michigan who share a blend of gospel bluegrass/praise and worship to lift your hearts and minds to the Lord.
It all began in 1992 with founding member Mark May, who carries the legacy of Sojourner Quartet forward today. Originally a contemporary Christian band that played with live instruments, the group transitioned to a southern gospel music style with four part harmonies in 1995. Sojourner Quartet recorded their first full southern gospel project, On The Rock at Gaither Studios in 1997 and the rest is history. Today’s members include Mark May baritone, Larry Counterman bass, Chris Horne tenor and Jim Visser lead. In 2017 Sojourner Quartet celebrated 25 years traveling together across the United States and Canada. “More important than any worldly success, we have been able to experience lives touched and hearts changed through the message in our music,” said group founder Mark May.
Souls Harbor is a southern gospel trio based out of Southeast Michigan. The group consists of Ron Brown (Baritone), his son, David Brown (tenor/lead), and David’s wife, Joy Brown (lead). When David is asked about the ministry of Souls Harbor, he plainly states “When people leave a service where we have shared our music – we want them to leave knowing that they were at Church, not leave feeling like they were at the County Fair.”
The Thurstons, consisting of Dave Thurston, Marni Thurston, & Monty Bishop are Spreading the message of Hope and Encouragement through song. Classy appearance, sincere hearts & the ability to deliver the Word of God in song & testimony makes this group very effective while on the platform. Their music & presentation of the word of God is inspiring & their energy is contagious.
The Walkers are a singing family group who together have a mission to bring a message of hope and encouragement to people and communities across the United States and Canada through that of Christian Country and Southern Gospel Music as well as Worship music. They provide a fun, uplifting message through music and spoken word that touches peoples hearts and brings forth joy.