NASHVILLE, TENN. (AUGUST 15, 2016) – Lifeway Worship Resources joins Mike Harland and Craig Adams in celebrating the announcement of their nominations for two Dove Awards, announced this past week at the 47th Annual GMA Dove Award press conference held at Lipscomb University. In an exciting, yet humorous turn of events, the LifeWay Worship executives are nominated in the same category, Musical of the Year.
Mike Harland, executive director of LifeWay Worship Resources, is nominated for That’s Where the Story Began – a Daywind (partner of LifeWay Worship Resources) Christmas Musical written with Dove Award winners, Dave Clark and Gerald Crabb. Throughout his 30+ years of serving the Church through worship pastor positions, writing and arranging worship music and authoring the book, Seven Words of Worship, Harland has been nominated for numerous Dove Awards in the categories of Musical of the Year, Song of the Year, and more.
Craig Adams, creative/publishing director of LifeWay Worship Resources, is nominated for the Easter musical, Jesus, Only Jesus. Throughout his 35+ years of music production, local church worship ministry and musical direction for live events, Adams is the recipient of five Dove Awards and multiple nominations in the categories of Children’s Album of the Year, Musical of the Year, and Youth/Children’s Musical of the Year.
“Love Amplified,” the theme of this year’s awards show, speaks to the collective power of when we all come together with one voice. The GMA Dove Awards will be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 in Nashville, Tenn. at Allen Arena at Lipscomb University. The awards show will be televised on TBN at 9:00 PM CST on Sunday, October 16, 2016.
LifeWay Worship Resources is a division of LifeWay Christian Resources and represents the music, worship and church supplies ministries of LifeWay Christian Resources, a not-for-profit company. We exist to help churches in their mission of making disciples. LifeWay Worship is committed to resourcing churches for worship. Visit LifeWay.com for choral resources; Visit LifeWayWorship.com for congregational resources; Visit our blog at WorshipLife.com. Call 800.436.3869 to speak with our Church Music Specialists.