The Paul Family
Brian, Debbie, Lauren, Josh, & Jesse Paul
87 Dogwood Dr. Buchanan, GA 30113 (770) 646-1166
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The Paul Family is a unique gospel singing family with deep roots in gospel music. Their first and foremost goal is to live for Christ and let others see Christ in the lives they live. Their mission is to share the good news with others so that they too may be blessed. They sing and play Southern Gospel and Bluegrass Gospel Music. The group started in 2005 and members include Brian and Debbie Paul, their daughter, Lauren, and twin sons, Josh & Jesse.
They have been nominated for numerous awards. They were voted 2012 SESGMC Bluegrass Artist (Southeastern Southern Gospel Conference). In 2011, they were awarded the SGM Fan Fair Award for 2011 Southern Gospel New Excelling Artist. To God Be all the Glory!
Their latest recording is an acoustical project featuring many of the classic hymns of the church, entitled ‘Hymns & More’. The project is rounded out by an original song and a bluegrass instrumental.
Their previous project, “In God’s Hands”, included 13 original compositions, along with an instrumental hymn. This project is mostly Southern Gospel, however, the three children each contributed an original composition to this CD, with a bluegrass flavor. Radio release, “The Good Outweighs the Bad”, is a favorite, along with “Leaving it in God’s Hands”, and “No Reason to Fear”. The project, “On the Horizon”, featured radio releases, “Jesus is the Reason”, Angels Have Been Sent”, and “See Ya Later”. This CD included mostly all original material.
The group has performed all over the southeast in many churches, concerts, festivals, and area events. They have performed at the SGM Fan Fair, Branson Gospel Music Convention, Gulf Coast Convention, Southeastern Southern Gospel Music Conference, and Mississippi Quartet Convention. Their musicians have participated in the house band at several of these events. They were also invited to sing last year in Mt Airy, NC at Mayberry Days honoring The Andy Griffith Show. They have appeared in showcases at the National Quartet Convention (NQC) . Last year, they were chosen as a favorite group to participate in a showcase of the Best 20 Regional Artists of the week. Josh & Jesse have also been given the honor of playing in the past at the NQC Jam Session with several other renowned gospel musicians. They have made appearances on various television programs, including “Glory to God Television” and the “John Lanier Show”.
The Pauls are active members of the Mount Holly Church in Bremen, GA where they have been attending since 1990. Brian and Debbie are both active members of the church music program there, when their schedules permit. They both traveled extensively with Debbie’s full-time family singing group, The Gambills, since their marriage in 1986. Before that, Brian was with other groups including The Southland Boys. Debbie started singing with her family, The Gambills, when she was five years old.
The Paul Family gladly helps out with benefit concerts and community charity projects, when their schedule permits. Partnering with various organizations, they have assisted with feeding and performing for the homeless in Atlanta. They also volunteer monthly with their church food bank to distribute food to those less fortunate in their local community.
Brian sings and plays many instruments, but is best known for his smooth bass playing. He makes his writing debut on their previous project with the songs, “One Life” and “Because We are One”. He loves the Lord and witnesses in a unique way. His humorous and gentle nature makes him popular with all ages. He is thankful to the Lord for the blessing of being able to minister with his family.
Debbie has sung all of her life, accepting the Lord at an early age. The Lord has blessed her with a wonderful talent for singing and songwriting. Her captivating powerful vocals and sincerity are clear as she puts her “all” into every song that she sings. She writes most of the group’s material and can play piano. She has been writing gospel music for 25 years, with songs recorded by The Perrys, Gold City Qt,. The Gambills, as well as many others.
Brian and Debbie’s daughter, Lauren, sings and plays the saxophone, bringing youth to the group in its purest form. With a very sweet, humble personality, she wins the hearts of everyone. Pursuing a career in education, she is doing very well in her college studies. Lauren has written songs on two of our CDs, “Jesus Is”, and “There’s Always Hope in the Lord”. She also co-wrote a song with her father on the group’s first project. We are proud that she chooses to use her talents for the Lord.
Josh & Jesse, twins, are both very talented, singing and playing various instruments. They like all types of gospel music with a special fondness of the bluegrass style. Both assist with sound equipment, maintenance, and driving. Josh plays the mandolin and acoustic guitar. He is very talented and dedicated to the Lord. Josh is doing well in his college studies in music. Josh debuts his songwriting abilities on our last project, with his first original song, “There is No Reason to Fear”. Jesse plays the dobro guitar, banjo, and harmonica and is the junior comedian of the family (with dad being senior comedian. Jesse is also doing well in his college studies. He has written songs on two of our CDs, “Stand Still”, and “God Has a Plan for Me”.
Lauren, Josh, and Jesse are very active in their church youth ministries and volunteer with their church food bank helping with community food distributions. They are always trying to help others in any way that they can. It’s not unusual to see them praying with people in the altar, during concerts. They love the Lord and are serious when it comes to prayer and leading others to Christ.
The Paul Family would appreciate the opportunity to share their family and music message with you and your church family. Their main goal is to see people saved and blessed. The Lord has truly blessed their family and they would like to share with you. They are currently booking dates and would love to add your church service or special event to their schedule.
Remember God Loves You and has the Power to Change Your Life!!
Please contact The Paul Family to schedule a date when they are in your area. Further information, references, and music demos are available upon request.