National Convention
of Gospel Choirs & Choruses

Highlights of the
86th Session


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Highlights
Of the 86th Session


GUEST ARTISTS GENERALLY PERFORM TOWARD THE END OF THE SERVICE.


Saturday, August 3

7:00 pm – Night of Worship featuring Detroit Youth Groups

Sunday, August 4

10:00 am – Morning Worship – Bishop Corletta J. Vaughn, Go Tell It Ministry Worldwide, Detroit - Featuring Eric Waddell and The Abundant Life Singers

4:30 pm – Founder’s Day – Viewing of the Re-Release of “Say Amen, Somebody” - Guest Recording Artists: Douglas Miller, GMWA Mass Choir of Detroit - $20 ticket

8:00 pm – Supervisor’s Service – Guest Recording Artists: Vickie Winans and the Prince of Peace Choir, St Louis, MO $20 ticket 

Note: Tickets for 6 pm are valid for 8 pm

Monday, August 5

9:00 am – Consecration Service (Dress in White) – Bishop Marvin L. Winans, Pastor, Perfecting Church, Preacher

7:00 pm – Pre-Convention Musical featuring 150 Voice Detroit Mass Choir featuring Marla Larkin, Elder Stephen Anderson, Dr. Toni Brooker, Michael Mindingall, Dr. Augustus O. Hill, Carl Phillips, Dr. Greene Hunter, Pastor Jeffrey Richardson, Pastor Eugene Jackson, Dr. E. LaQuint Weaver, Mr. Denard McClary, Bishop Andre Woods, Dr. Dorgan Needom, and Bishop Roderic Edwards and the NCGCC Toledo Mass Choir. 

Free Will Offering

Tuesday, August 6

7:00 am – Morning Glory (Praise & Worship and Preaching)

8:00 am – Artelia Hutchins Training Institute (Classes)

8:00 am – Recording Artist Donald Lawrence Master Class $40 (additional registration required)

11:00 am – Bishop J. Drew Sheard, Pastor, Greater Emmanuel Institutional COGIC, Detroit, Preacher

4:00 pm – Red Carpet Event! – More info to follow

4:30 pm – President’s Banquet - $100 (additional fee)

7:00 pm – President’s Night Musical featuring NCGCC Young Adults LIVE RECORDINGJason Clayborn and the Atmosphere Changers and the world-renown Clark Sisters and other artists - $20 ticket 

Wednesday, August 7

7:00 am – Morning Glory (Praise & Worship and Preaching)

8:00 am – Artelia Hutchins Training Institute (AHTI) Classes

11:00 am – Bishop Charles H. Ellis III, Pastor Greater Grace Temple, Detroit, Preacher

4:00 pm – New Artist Showcase (NEW TIME)

6:30 pm – Emma Stewart Pageant featuring NCGCC Male Chorus LIVE RECORDING, St James Reunion Choir and Lena Byrd Myles - $20 ticket

7:45 pm – Alumni Chorale MusicalLIVE RECORDING - $20 ticket

11:00 pm – NCGCC Late Night Musical

Note: $20 ticket valid for both 630 pm and 745 pm services

Thursday, August 8

7:00 am – Morning Glory (Praise & Worship and Preaching)

8:00 am – Artelia Hutchins Training Institute (AHTI) Classes Elections

11:00 am – Bishop Marvin L. Sapp, Pastor Lighthouse Full Life Center Church, Grand Rapids, MI, Preacher

6:30 pm – Soloist Bureau Celebration featuring Michael Fletcher and the Thomas Whitfield Reunion Choir - $20 ticket

8:00 pm – Mass Choir Concert LIVE RECORDING featuring Brian Courtney Wilson $20 ticket

Note: $20 ticket valid for both services

Friday, August 9

7:00 am – Morning Glory (Praise & Worship and Preaching)

8:00 am – Artelia Hutchins Training Institute Closing Ceremony

6:30 pm – Preteens Concert - $20 ticket

7:30 pm – NCGCC Camp

8:00 pm – Youth and Young Adult Concert LIVE RECORDING - $20 ticket

Note: One $20 ticket valid for all services

11:00 pm – Closing of the 86th Session

Questions?  Call 201-349-3802 

See you in Orlando, Florida in 2020!