family. His family was very active in St. John Baptist Church. I googled and came across this bio! N.E., Washington, D.C., until July 1991. We stay in touch though, and enjoy making music when we can. He was licensed to preach the Gospel of Christ in November, 1979. David K. North was born on July 4, 1955, the fifth of six children, into a devout, Christian family in Alton, Illinois. The title track, a kind of "anthem" for the GLBT community written by David North and Virgil Night, was enthusiastically received at churches and Gay Pride events and was performed live at the Millennium March on Washington April 30th, 2000. MCC | African American | Artist/musician/poet | Clergy Activist | Washington, D.C. “David North and I went to Alton High School together in the early 1970s. He currently serves as pastor of (May 1982). North has shared his powerful This talented group of musicians performed at MCC and other churches around the country and a variety of LGBT festivals and special events, between the years 1997 - … As a result of various personal, spiritual, and professional pursuits, the group is no longer performing together. The CD features eleven original compositions that reveal powerful messages for all God's people. (All entries are reviewed by the LGBT-RAN office before posting. He began attending Metropolitan Community Church of Washington, D.C., June 1991, which precipitated his resignation and separation from his wife and On the top of that he is a delightful human being. Rev. I just read an article on NPR about his "Doorway to the Imagination" which he built in his yard. where he came to an acceptance of who and what he was as a homosexual. ” They were backed by a wonderfully talented set of musicians that included: Jeanie Broderick (Drums); Virgil Night (Bass); and Janina Sajka (Keyboards). David is a consummate performer, singer, songwriter, and musician. David North & The Gospel Celebration (DNGC) was a unique and exciting "out" gospel group that was based in the Washington, DC area. He then served as pastor of Antioch Baptist Church, We hope that through our CD the music we made will live on and continue to touch people's lives. 1982 until September 1984. community to accept with pride their unique place in God's creation. Tell us your experience. calling to ordained ministry, and has been re-ordained in the Universal a devout, Christian family in Alton, Illinois. We were in some of the same choral groups, and he had the most beautiful voice!! Welcome to the web presence for "David North & The Gospel Celebration", DNGC performing "I Am Not Ashamed" at the Millennium March on Washington. This incomplete list is specifically for Christian music performers in the gospel music genres who have either been very important to the genre, or have had a considerable amount of exposure, such as in the case of one that has been on a major label. Your gift of $50 underwrites this web site for one day. A photo was included, and even with a beard, he was absolutely recognizable. His family was very active in St. and a Master of Science in Environmental Studies (August 1980) from Southern David North and the Gospel Celebration - Topic Playlists; About; Home Trending History Get YouTube Premium David K. North was born on July 4, 1955, the fifth of six children, into religious tolerance, ecumenism, and the joy of God’s unconditional love. Rev. We hope that through our CD the music we made will live on and continue to touch people's lives. MCC: I thank him for his superlative performances and give any one who may ask my highest recommendation." Today your visit to this web site is hosted by James Doig Anderson.

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