World Overcomers Christian Church Hosts Israel Houghton And New Breed On Wednesday, March 7
Submitted by: MMI Public Relations
RTP, NC (OPENPRESS) February 16, 2012 -- Senior Pastor Andy Thompson, founder of World Overcomers Christian Church (http://www.wocconline.org), a nondenominational church serving worshippers in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park community, has announced that the church will host a night of praise and worship with Grammy Award-winning Christian artist and worship leader Israel Houghton on Wednesday, March 7 at 7 p.m. at 2933 S. Miami Blvd. in Durham. Houghton will also be accompanied by his band, New Breed. World Overcomers Christian Church's worship team and band, Frontline, will start the show. The event will be conducted in conjunction with an open house and church tours. Houghton, currently a worship minister at Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, also heads the band New Breed, winner of seven Dove awards, two Stellar awards, a Soul Train award and four Grammy® Awards. Houghton's unique style of gospel music is designed to energize and inspire audiences with the message of God's love and his heart for all peoples.
The concert is free for all attendees, who will have a chance to receive autographs from Houghton and members of New Breed in a meet and greet in the church's new One L1fe youth facility following the praise and worship. Those interested in attending must download free tickets from http://www.itickets.com/events/281783 prior to attending. Limited tickets will be available at the venue the day of the event. Doors open at 6 p.m. For more information about the event, visit http://www.wocconline.org/nightofworship.
"We are so excited to host this Night of Worship for the Triangle", said Thompson. "Israel Houghton is one of the most talented and gifted individuals in the Gospel and Christian music communities. As a singer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, producer and worship leader he promotes the message of Christ with an energy that unites and uplifts people from all ages and backgrounds. Everyone is invited."
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- Israel Houghton and New Breed merchandise will be available for purchase at the event.
- Overcomer Kids, the children's ministry of World Overcomers Christian Church, will be having a special program for children during the event.
ABOUT WORLD OVERCOMERS CHRISTIAN CHURCH:
World Overcomers Christian Church (WOCC) serves worshippers in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park community and beyond by creating a spiritual experience that is powerful and positive for participants. Since 2003, WOCC has offered a casual, contemporary, dynamic service ministering to people of all ages and backgrounds. Under the leadership of Senior Pastor Andy Thompson ("Pastor Andy"), WOCC provides quality community service as well as Biblical ministry as part of its mission to create a balanced victory with a God-designed life. The church believes that God is as concerned about your life on earth as He is with where you will spend eternity. Its charitable activities include the annual Thanksgiving food drive, Angel Tree donations and volunteer work throughout the year in local shelters and schools. Located at 2933 S. Miami Blvd. at the intersection with TW Alexander Drive in Research Triangle Park, WOCC has more than 8,000 members attending its non-denominational services on Sundays at 8 a.m., 10 a.m. and noon and Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. "The Truth with Pastor Andy Thompson" airs weekdays at 6:30 a.m. and Sundays at 8 a.m. on WRDC. For more information, visit http://www.wocconline.org.
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