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Women of Praise - Mother's Day Concert with Shirley Caesar

Written by Jennifer Hall/@thejhalldiaries/kissrichmond:

Some artists take the praise to the recording studio and into the pulpit. That’s right, there are actually quite a few gospel artists that are also ministers

So, who else is literally practicing what they preach? See our list of pastors who are also gospel artists below:

1. Shirley Caesar

Women of Praise - Mother's Day Concert with Shirley Caesar


Mt. Calvary Word of Faith Church in Raleigh, NC

2. John P. Kee

John P. Kee At The 11th Annual Spirit Of PraiseSource:Billy Hart PhotographyNew Life City of Praise, Charlotte, NC

3. Deitrick Haddon

2014 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour NBCUniversal Day 2 Arrivals

Source:WENNHill City Church in Los Angeles, CA

4. Smokie Norful

Smokie Norful

Source:The Jones Photography & Media Co.Victory Cathedral Worship Center in Chicago, IL

5. Travis Greene

2016 GRAMMY Awards Arrivals

Source:WENNForward City Church in Columbia, SC

6. Kim Burrell

2014 Essence Music Festival - 2014 365 Black Awards

Source:GettyLove and Liberty Fellowship Church International in Houston, TX

7. Charles Jenkins

Charles Jenkins at Lamplighter Awards 2015 Performers

Source:Glenn ParsonFellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, IL

8. Marvin Sapp

9th Annual Ford Hoodie Awards Hosted By Steve Harvey - Show

Source:GettyLighthouse Full Life Center Church in Grand Rapids, MI

9. William Murphy

Byron Cage In Concert - Decatur, Georgia

Source:GettyThe dReam Center Church in Atlanta

10. Marvin Winans

28th Annual Stellar Awards Show

Source:GettyPerfecting Church in Detroit, MI

11. Jason Nelson

Pastor Jason Nelson

Source:GettyGreater Bethlehem Temple Church in Milford Mill, MD

12. William McDowell

27th Annual Stellar Awards Nomination Announcement & Concert

Source:GettyDeeper Fellowship Church in Orlando, FL



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