Last updated on June 29th, 2019 at 10:35 pm
If you are an church looking for quality entertainment, consider using a Gaither comedian. The entertainers, artists and comedians that Bill Gaither discovers are multi-talented and perfectly suited for any event. Whether the event is geared towards the young, Sr. Adults, or people somewhere in between, these Christian comedians have the ideal material to entertain them and make them feel right at home. These artists are versatile, experienced, highly skilled, intelligent, and as funny as ever. Time after time Bill Gaither has discovered some of the best talent and showcased them at the Gaither Homecoming Events.
A Gaither Comedian Will Liven Up Any Event!
When you are planning an outreach or Sr. Adult event, it can be challenging to find the right artists. Ones that are fresh and innovative, yet able to please any audience. When you hire a Gaither comedian, you are hiring a well-trained, seasoned professional with an extensive range of material for the church. That is what sets these comics apart. Plus they are willing to go anywhere to encourage and minster to the body of Christ. These performers will enhance your outreach, encourage your audience, and send them home laughing. If you want quality entertainment, seen why the Gaither comedians profiled below are the best ministry outreach ideas.
Houston, Texas native Mark Lowry has been performing since 1980. A comedian, singer, and songwriter, he has recorded 12 albums covering both comedy and music. Many people know him as co-writer of the hit song “Mary, Did You Know?” which is still very popular worldwide. Lowry performed with the Gaither Vocal Band for 17 years beginning in 1988. He has an incredible singing voice and is known for telling hilarious anecdotes about his struggles with Attention Deficit Disorder hyperactivity as a youth.
Jeff Allen is a Christian Comedian known for his uproariously funny yet inspirational comedy. He is always a big hit whether working corporate functions, fundraisers, radio, television, theaters, entertaining the troops, or performing at George W. Bush’s inauguration. For the past 40 years, he has been making people laugh until they cry talking about marriage and everyday family life. He has several hilarious books, movies, CDs, and DVDs. His most famous work is a film detailing the joys and struggles of marriage called ‘Happy Wife, Happy Life.‘
Comedian, ventriloquist, and musician Taylor Mason loves to make people laugh. For the past 25 years, this award-winning entertainer has been doing just that everywhere from Carnegie Hall, Disney cruises, college campuses, and comedy clubs, to corporate gatherings for Wal-Mart, Microsoft, and others. His quick wit and flawless delivery have made him a huge hit no matter the age of the audience. Taylor Mason’s brand of comedy is unique and creates sheer joy and unbridled excitement in his audiences. Taylor Mason is the best family friendly comedian for ages 7 to 90.
Aaron Wilburn sings songs, tells stories, and has people falling out their seats with laughter. Whether he is talking about his southern roots, his family, or life in general, children, teenagers, parents, and grandparents cannot help but laugh at his down-home brand of humor. Aaron Wilburn is also a Grammy-nominated songwriter whose songs touch people’s souls while his comedy makes them laugh so hard it hurts. Plus he is just as comfortable at banquets and corporate functions as at sold-out arenas. Bless his heart.
Ken Davis is seriously funny. He is also a powerful speaker. That combination has made him an award-winning author and led to numerous radio and television appearances. His unique mix of side-splitting humor and moving messages has made him a popular motivational and inspirational speaker. His presentations delight adults and children alike. He has also spoken at countless major corporate gatherings. Those keynote addresses both enrich audiences and leaves them rolling on the floor with laughter. Over 1,500 stations worldwide carry Lighten Up!, his daily radio show.
Chonda Pierce cannot sing or dance. So to keep her job at the Opryland USA theme park, the preacher’s kid from South Carolina had to learn to tell jokes to pay her college tuition. She got hooked on the laughter and applause, and her sharp wit helped make her a star. Ten years later she is written eight books, is an Emmy-nominated talk show host, appeared in several movies, and 12 of her stand-up comedy DVDs are rated either gold or platinum. She is kind of a Big Deal in the Christian Comedy world.
Dr. Carl Hurley is America’s funniest professor and one of satellite radio’s most played comedians. He is short, fat, and funny as ever. He had a doctorate in education and was a tenured college professor when he decided to take comedy seriously. Hurley is a colorful storyteller by nature. His college lectures were so hilarious he was inundated with speaking requests. So he expanded his classroom. Since then he has recorded 15 comedy albums and authored a book on growing up in the country.
This is just a sample of the talent these Gaither artists possess. Each of these gifted individuals is much more than just a comedian. They are entertainers and Christian artists in the truest sense of the word. They are multi-talented artists and storytellers with a message for the church and a method to their madness. If you want to make any event you are planning memorable, enlightening, and funny as ever, then you should book a Gaither comedian to perform.