UPCOMING LOCAL EVENTS:
Atlanta, May 11-The Jonesmen at the Red Shield Homeless Shelter at 8 p.m.
Marietta, May 14-The Old Paths at Eastwood Baptist at 7:30 p.m.
Nicholson, May 14-Perry Reed & Company at Beauchamps at 7 p.m.
Bowdon, May 15-Christian Davis, N’Harmony at Copeland Hall at 7 p.m.
Dallas, May 15-Jeff Eberhart at Paulding County High School (Relay for Life) at 7 p.m.
Ellenwood, May 15-The Diplomats at New Testament at 7 p.m.
Homer, May 15-CS&K at Banks County High School Track (Relay for Life) at 6 p.m.
Jackson, May 15-Fresh Anointing, Southern Testimony at Buckner’s at 6 p.m.
Arcade, May 16-The Mitchells at Lebanon Methodist at 7 p.m.
Austell, May 16-David Gresham at Breakfast at Tiffany’s at 7 p.m.
Carrollton, May 16-A Sound In The Distance, The Tri-City Quartet at South Street Congregational Holiness Church (A Sound In The Distance Anniversary Singing) at 6 p.m.
Clarkesville, May 16-Wauka Mt. Boys at the Mt. Laurel Festival at 5 p.m.
Clermont, May 16-The Mitchells at Clermont Park at noon
Cornelia, May 16-Georgia’s 34th Anniversary Spring Concert: Georgia, The Bledsoes, The Level Grove Choir at Level Grove Baptist at 6:30 p.m.
Covington, May 16-The Cleghorns at Stewart Baptist at 6:30 p.m.
Griffin, May 16-Sharron Kay King, Second Coming Ministries at Living Waters Congregational Holiness Church at 6 p.m.
Hiram, May 16-Anointed Witness, Steadfast at Lighthouse Baptist at 7 p.m.
Hogansville, May 16-Mark Fuller, The Good News Trio at Rogers BBQ at 6:30 p.m.
Jasper, May 16-Christian Heritage at Burnt Mountain Holy Bible Church at 6 p.m.
Jefferson, May 16-The Diplomats at Crows Lake at 6 p.m.
Maysville, May 16-The Gobers, Strait Way, Gerald Sweatman at Old Maysville United Methodist (Strait Way 10th Anniversary Singing) at 6:30 p.m.
Powder Springs, May 16-The Joymasters at Mt. Zion Baptist at 7 p.m.
Whitesburg, May 16-Saved By Grace at Joe’s Gospel Barn at 7 p.m.
Aragon, May 17-The Davis Trio at Flint Hill Baptist (Homecoming) at 10:30 a.m.
Blairsville, May 17-Gerald Sweatman at Zebulon Baptist at 10:30 a.m.
Bremen, May 17-Saved By Grace at Mt. Calvary Baptist at 6 p.m.
Buford, May 17-The Lambdins at Shoal Creek Baptist (Homecoming)
Calhoun, May 17-The Emmaus Road Quartet at Calhoun Avenue Baptist (Homecoming) at 10:45 a.m.
Carrollton, May 17-In His Steps at Little Vine Baptist at a.m. and 2 p.m.
Cedartown, May 17-Crabb Revival at Young Grove Baptist at 6 p.m.
Cleveland, May 17-CS&K at Solid Rock Baptist at 10 a.m.
Cumming, May 17-The Bridgemans, The First Mountain City Quartet, Georgia at Antioch Baptist at 6 p.m.
Cumming, May 17-Reign Song at Mt. Calvary Baptist at 6 p.m.
Cumming, May 17-The Silver City Quartet at Shady Grove Baptist (Homecoming) at 12:30 p.m.
Dallas, May 17-The Perrys at Pine Ridge Baptist at 1 p.m.
Dawsonville, May 17-Wauka Mt. Boys at Bethel Baptist at 1:30 p.m.
Gainesville, May 17-Divine 3 at Eastview Baptist at 11 a.m.
Gainesville, May 17-Steadfast at Central Baptist at 5 p.m.
Hoschton, May 17-The Homeland Boys at Sharon Baptist at 6 p.m.
Jefferson, May 17-Perry Reed & Company at Community Chapel Church at 6 p.m.
McDonough, May 17-The Jonesmen at Mt. Bethel United Methodist (Homecoming) at 11 a.m.
Oakwood, May 17-The Homeland Boys at Flat Creek Baptist at 10 a.m.
Peachtree City, May 17-The Ball Brothers at First Presbyterian at 6:30 p.m.
Resaca, May 17-The Burns Family at Bethlehem Baptist at 6:30 p.m.
Resaca, May 17-Reign Song at New Zion Baptist at 10:30 a.m.
Rockmart, May 17-Enlisted at Bellview Baptist (Homecoming) at 10 a.m.
Rome, May 17-The Emmaus Road Quartet at Calhoun Avenue Baptist at 10:45 a.m.
Ryo, May 17-The Joymasters at Ryo Tabernacle at 10:30 a.m.
Summerville, May 17-Strait Way at Freedom Tabernacle at 6 p.m.
Temple, May 17-Victory Road at Mountain View Baptist (Homecoming) at 10 a.m.
Walnut Grove, May 17-Strait Way at Walnut Grove Baptist at 10 a.m.
McDonough, May 18-The Jonesmen at Christian City Birthday Party at 7 p.m.
Commerce, May 20-The Mark Trammell Trio at Calvary Baptist at 7 p.m.
Commerce, May 21-The Mitchells at the Little Country Church at 7 p.m.
Nicholson, May 21-The Lanierland Boys, Freddie Smith at Beauchamps at 7 p.m.
Armuchee, May 22 & 23-The Bruce Weeks Family Band at the Armuchee Bluegrass Festival
Arcade, May 23-The Mitchells at First Pentecostal Oneness Church at 6 p.m.
Athens, May 23-Anointed Witness at Christian Life Church at 6 p.m.
Jackson, May 22-Calvary’s Way at Buckners at 7 p.m.
Dahlonega, May 23 – 25-Freedom Ministries at Freedom Fest at noon
Dallas, May 23-The Joymasters at New Vision Baptist at 7 p.m.
Grantville, May 23-Second Coming Ministries at the Old Train Depot at 6 p.m.
Jefferson, May 23-The Homeland Boys at Christian Life at 6 p.m.
Nicholson, May 23-The Nelons at New Hope Baptist at 6 p.m.
Nicholson, May 23-Freddie Smith, Gerald Sweatman at Nicholson Gospel Fest at 7 p.m.
Rome, May 23-Enlisted at New Canaan Baptist at 7 p.m.
Stockbridge, May 23-The Jonesmen at Stockbridge Presbyterian (100th Anniversary, outdoor singing unless rain and will be moved indoor) at 5 p.m.
Acworth, May 24-The Driven Quartet at New Hope Baptist at 10:30 a.m.
Aragon, May 24-The Servers at Live Oak Baptist at 6 p.m.
Canton, May 24-Georgia at Oakdale Baptist at 11 a.m.
Cornelia, May 24-Gerald Sweatman at Mud Creek Baptist at 11 a.m.
Cumming, May 24-Gerald Sweatman at Piedmont United Methodist at 6 p.m.
Dalton, May 24-The Emmaus Road Quartet at Welch Memorial Baptist at 10 a.m.
Dalton, May 24-The Old Paths at Liberty Baptist at 9 and 11 a.m.
Dawsonville, May 24-Strait Way at Shiloh United Methodist at 11 a.m.
Franklin, May 24-The Shadrix Trio at New Springs Church at 10:30 a.m.
Free Home, May 24-The Joymasters at Blessed Hope Baptist at 10:30 a.m.
Griffin, May 24-The Jordans at Second Baptist Cookout at Jones Lake at 5 p.m.
Jasper, May 24-Pickins County Singing Convention at First Baptist at 2 p.m.
Lawrenceville, May 24-The Promise Quartet at Crossroads Baptist at 10 a.m.
Marietta, May 24-Victory Road at Lost Mountain Church of God at 11 a.m.
Marietta, May 24-The Nelons at Trinity Fellowship Church at 10:45 a.m.
McCaysville, May 24-The Promise Quartet at McCaysville First Baptist at 7 p.m.
Molena, May 24-The Jordans at Beulah Baptist at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Rome, May 24-The Davis Trio at East Rome Baptist at 10:30 a.m.
Rome, May 24-The Davis Trio at Silver Creek Baptist at 6 p.m.
White, May 24-The Servers at Stamp Creek Baptist at 10:30 a.m.
Shows are of course subject to change without notice. Forthcoming events should be e-mailed directly to us.
LOCAL ARTISTS POLLS: For the second year in a row, CountryAtlanta.com is holding local artists polls, which includes Southern Gospel artists. Log on to or macmc.netand cast your votes! First round voting ends May 31.
THE LIGHT’S CURRENT LISTENER-RANKED TOP 20:
Titles with * refers to current/recent single
(May 9, 2009)
1. My Soul Shall Live On-The Bridgemans (8.8 out of 10 stars)
2. * Still Got A Feeling-The Dove Brothers (8.5 out of 10 stars)
3. Let Me Be There-Mercy Road
4. He’s A Great And Mighty God-The Down East Boys
5. Teach Me Lord-The Bridgemans
6. * I’ve Made Up My Mind-The McKameys
7. * Soul Winner-The Hinsons
8. Place Called Hope-Krystal Klear
9. In The Sweet Forever-One Purpose
10. * Something Visible-Mitchel Jon
11. * You’ve Been Good To Me-The Hayes Family
12. * Nothing Can Hold Me Here-The Singing Echoes
13. * What A Journey-Paul Williams & The Victory Trio
14. * Beneath His Wings-Heirline
15. * My Eyes Shall Be On Canaan’s Land-Cody Shuler & Pine Mountain Railroad
16. * Paradise-Angelina & Route 77
17. * The Dearest Friend-Mark Allen Chapman
18. * Purpose And Passion-Annie McRae
19. * God’s Big Hand-Voices Won
20. * Over There-The Singing Echoes
Remember that voting “thumbs up” and “thumbs down” in the player window increases and decreases points for each song, and the “Wish List” (+ sign) and “Buy” buttons give significant points.
NEW MUSIC ON THE LIGHT:
Favorite Song Of All-Ivan Parker
He Still Does-Beyond The Ashes
Jesus Make A Way-The Gibsons
My Hope Is In The Lord-The Talley Trio
Sheltered In The Arms Of God-Dottie Rambo with Porter Wagoner
Tribute To America: In God We Still Trust-Nash3
That’s My King-Vertical Praise
Who’s Gonna Move The Stone-Mitchel Jon
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