Midnight Cry To Perform At New Life Baptist Church On July 2

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Midnight Cry will be at New Life Baptist Church, 10415 Hamby Road, Soddy Daisy, on Sunday, July 2, at 10:30 a.m.

All three members are songwriters. Stan Shuman has written over 100 songs, including “Somebody Touched Heaven For Me,” and had cuts by The Kingsmen, Gold City, and the Dixie Melody Boys. David Walker has written two charting Southern Gospel radio singles. Among Greg Day’s many songs is the Gold City mega-hit “Midnight Cry,” written with his brother, Chuck.



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