It is hard to believe (especially here in the still-toasty South), but the end of summer is very nearly upon us and those leaves will be bursting into glorious hues soon. Along with the changing of the seasons, the Homecoming family is experiencing some significant changes of late, as you'll read below. As we deal with the transitions of life and pray for those affected, we look to the One whose love for us is steadfast and unchanging.

A thought from the Word...

Isaiah 40:8
The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God will stand forever.

 

Our sweet friend Connie Hopper survived breast cancer more than three decades ago. Now, she faces another trial as the disease has recently reappeared. Connie underwent surgery this morning (September 2) to have a malignant mass removed. Click here to learn more...
We know that fans of the Happy Goodman Family will be as excited as we are to learn about an upcoming DVD from the group Goodman Revival, consisting of Tanya Goodman Sykes, Michael Sykes and Johnny Minick! The trio had a great time taping at Gaither Studios recently, and Tanya has posted photos and even a few video clips on the Goodman Revival Facebook page. The DVD is set to release in January 2015 ... can't wait!
Booth Brothers fans were recently shocked to hear an announcement from the group that Jim Brady is leaving to form another group, the Jim Brady Trio. The guys have enjoyed these years of performing together, and they part as good friends. Click here to learn more and see the video announcement from Michael, Ronnie and Jim. We wish all of them the best as they move forward in their ministries!
Peggy Benson (at left in the photo), wife of the late gospel music industry leader Bob Benson and a long-time friend of the Gaithers, slipped away from this earthly realm on August 28. Her friends and family grieve the loss of this dear lady, and we at Homecoming will never forget her sweet spirit. Click here for more...
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