is a wonderful privilege to serve Christ and be called His child.
By His death, burial and resurrection we can freely experience
the joy of His salvation. How could we as recipients of this gift
of salvation not offer back to Him our proclamation to others?
Embrace was called together in 2001 for that purpose.
of Marci Ferguson, Melinda Hand and Dane Truhett.
Although these three do the singing, their mates and children
are an integral part
of the ministry. From the running of the sound, driving of the
bus and even
a song or two sometimes from the kids, many things go into the
of the message. They travel together as families and they minister
In 2003, Embrace
placed second at the 2003 National Quartet Convention
Talent Search out of 65 groups from across the United States and
As you can imagine the group was very excited about this honor
and the Lord
has used it to open new doors for them. Embrace also signed with
the Zion Music Group in 2003 and they look forward to a fruitful relationship.
been blessed to record two projects and two videos. Their
second project with the Zion Music Group they are so thankful
prayer and soul searching went into trying to find just the right
for the message the Lord had given them. Their first national
Not", was released in early 2004 and they are getting good
the DJ's and people as they travel.
been on Daystar and SkyAngel television broadcasts. They have
performed at the Branson Gospel Music Association in the Americana
and Majestic Theatre. They have also appeared at State Fairs,
numerous other groups both in Southern Gospel and other genres
of music. Their
ministry takes them both to the stage and local church where they
heart for ministry.
the name of a Hebrew child carried with it the significance
of life-long character. Children were often given a name that
their life would reflect. Embrace has chosen to accept the embrace
God unto salvation and His purpose for their lives. They have
Christ, His calling and each other in Christian love.