Spriggs, Brian & Nuworship : Pure Praise
Brian Spriggs & NuWorship PROFILE: Experience the reverent worship, the jubilant gospel, and inspiring songs as contemporary and traditional gospel music merge together to bring to you message through gospel music of Brian Spriggs & NuWorship. To watch them celebrate is to understand their excitement! To embrace their delivery is to know the power of their ministry. To see them worship is to feel the very presence of God! To hear them sing is unlike anything that you have ever encountered. Brian Spriggs & NuWorship stands out among most gospel ensembles as a peculiar people and a chosen generation. Brian Spriggs & NuWorship is a non-profit ensemble formed in June of 1993 under the leadership of Min. Brian Spriggs, a gifted director, teacher and minister of music. Worship shares a common desire to worship the Lord through the vehicle of Gospel Music. The group represents several churches of various denominations and is comprised of some of the best musically and spiritually trained vocalists and instrumentalists in the city. During much prayer and seeking God for new direction Brian laid before the Lord seeking guidance, direction and reconstruction for the group. In 2003 their name was alter by order of God, from Brian Spriggs &Worship to Brian Spriggs & NuWorship meaning New Year, New Members and New Focus in ministry. Our intent is to invite our listeners to experience God in a very real and different way, said the founder and director. God can change your life and blow your mind with His incomparable love, if you only draw closer to Him! This we know first because they have experienced it. Our commission is to encourage others to come to this realization too. Since it's inception this anointed ensemble has been blessed to minister for various churches/conferences near and far. They have had the pleasure to travel to Atlanta, Pennsylvania, New York, Virginia, Baltimore, Delaware, Detroit and Wisconsin just to name a few. They have participated in such events: The Healing Love IV Project recording; won 2nd Place Best Group in the Messiah Sound Recording Studio Competition winning 500 hrs of studio time and the James Cleveland Gospel Music Workshop of America NuWorship is involved in many community service outreach programs such as: a. Martha's Table Feed the Hungry b. Angel Tree Border Baby Foundation c. Visiting Nursing Homes d. Holiday Gift Baskets to the Needy e. Community Outreach Benefit Programs f. Foster Care Benefit Program g. Spirit of Washington Gospel Cruise Ship h. Laplata 911 Victim Outreach Service i. Katrina Storm Outreach Services j. Ronald McDonald House Toys for Tots-Christmas k. St Ann's Infant & Maternity House Their mission is to help those in need. Their purpose is to lift up Christ and thereby summon men and women, boys and girls to look beyond the superficial into the depths of His love. We have been blessed to see God bring people to Himself and to bridge gaps for His Glory. NuWorship has opened and ministered with some of the most recognizable leaders in the gospel arena today including, James Hall & Worship & Praise, Rev. Bruce Parham, Pastor Timothy Wright, Pastor Hezekiah Walker & the Love Fellowship Crusade Choir, The Love Fellowship Tabernacle Choir, Professor Wilbur Belton & The LADWEC Choir & Tye-Tribbett & GA and had the privilege to sing back-up with Rev. James Moore, Professor Craig Hayes & the United Voices and Keith Pringle, Earnest Pugh, Lorraine Stancil, to name a few Praise Report's are our 1st Live CD Recording titled "The Altar Is Open" recorded April 7th 2001 and released on November 10, 2001, CD Signing in February 02 at local Gospel Bookstores, our 1st "Live Video Recording was taped April 20, 2002, tour in Detroit and Performance at the GMWA 2002, our 2nd Live CD/Video Recording @ the Historic Lincoln Theatre titled "I Worship You" was released February 05 and we traveled to Wisconsin for the GMWA 05, Dallas TX 06, and Orlando Fl 07 Our 3rd Live CD recording Pure Praise was held in Winston Salem, NC at The Macedonia Worship Center and released on June 14th 2008 We pray that doors will be continually opened to souls who are lost, that they might receive Jesus Christ as Lord of their lives.