Alpharetta, GA — God keeps on doing great things for gospel legend Evangelist Dorothy Norwood. Known worldwide as the “World’s Greatest Storyteller”, God showed up and showed out creating an incredible night that will go down in gospel music history.
Paving the way for over fifty years, Evangelist Norwood amazed and reminded the audience that God is able, as she delivered not a concert but a mighty move of God. No stranger to gospel music, Evangelist Norwood has been ministering the gospel since 1956. During her 50 plus years in the Gospel Music Industry, Evangelist Norwood has recorded 51 albums, five of which are certified Gold. She has also received numerous awards and citations, including six Grammy Award nominations.
Hailed as the world’s greatest storyteller, Evangelist Dorothy Norwood lived up to her title, as she told her personal story to over 5,000 people, which packed out Reid Temple A.M.E. Church in Glendale, Maryland. Friends, family, fans and media came out in record numbers to show support for this great woman of God.
Ministering songs such as, “He’s in the Room” and “When the Church Begins to Pray” featuring the legendary Melvin Williams touched the hearts of many. It is evident that God’s anointing dwells in Evangelist Dorothy Norwood, as all generations gathered to celebrate God through her ministry as they were quickly reminded of the power God. Dorinda Clark-Cole brought the house to its knees with “Could Have Been Me” and VaShawn Mitchell created an atmosphere for worship with “Great Jehovah God”. The importance of worship was felt in a tangible way amongst the crowd of thousands as HIS presence filled the room.
Richard Smallwood, V. Michael McKay, Isaiah D. Thomas, Stephen Hurd, Patrick Lundy and the Ministers of Music and many gospel industry greats showed up in large numbers to pay homage to Evangelist Norwood and the ministry that is her life. This recording is already being recognized as one that will be celebrated throughout the body of Christ and will be a blessing to communities and congregations all over the nations.
Her new single “When the Church Begins to Pray” will be released in February 2014 and the full project “An Incredible Journey” will be released in the first quarter of 2014.