Karla and Brent Burris

Karla grew up in a family of talented singers and musicians. She has taught Sunday school, AWANA, and ladies Bible studies in her home church. For over thirteen years, she performed weekly at the
Liberty Opry. Singing there led to many opportunities for her to sing at community ceremonies, Senior Center programs, worship services and various church functions.

Brent has served for many years as a deacon, director of AWANA program and often runs sound for Appointed By Grace. He is a valuable part of the ABG sound team.

Pressing on for Jesus...


Zack McKinney

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Karla and Brent Burris

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Joe and Cindy Irwin

Members of Appointed By Grace...

Appointed By Grace offers a unique mix of gospel music singing styles. God has gifted them as singers, songwriters, musicians and ministers. They have proven themselves to be dedicated to God and their families. Their ministry consists of powerful singing wrapped in the Word of God and seasoned with personal testimonies. Through the medium of song, they paint a portrait of hope for the lost, call the sinner to repentance, and encourage the Christian to service. 

Meet the Group...

Zack McKinney

Zack, our newest member, grew up in ministry  His parents served as pastor/evangelist and as a family they sang as Heritage Crossing for many years, traveling across the USA. Zack plays guitar, harmonica, bass, and drums to name a few instrument that God has blessed him with the ability to use for ministry. Zack has been with ABG for several months and has become a strong part of our team.

Bookings: 979-492-9972

Joe and Cindy Irwin

Joe has been involved in music ministry for over thirty years. He sang and played bass with a family group called the Woodromes for many years as they traveled throughout the southeastern United States. Cindy is a prayer warrior and key member of the sound team.