“Sing to the Lord for He has done wonderful things, make known His Praise around World” Isaiah 12:5 NLT “And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD on all manner of instruments made of Fir wood, even on harps, and on psalteries and on timbrels and on cornets and on cymbals” II Samuel 6:5 KJV These are a couple of many scriptures to describe the soul felt desire to glorify God in Praise & Worship as a Psalmist, Musician and Preacher of the Gospel.
Elder Wilbert Lawrence Johnson III Born in Albany, Georgia in 1957 at Turner Air Force Base, Wilbert began singing at the young age of three years old with his uncle while conducting housework. He later grew to love the sounds of ballads in the 1940's and 50's when his stepfather introduced him to the rich sounds of musician/singer “Nat King Cole”, the baritone sounds of American Jazz singer “Arthur Prysock,” the classical entertainment of Frank Sinatra to the baritone voice of television personality “Perry Como.” As a singer, musician, songwriter and vocalist; Wilbert Johnson has developed his craft by embracing the genres of Classical, to Country to Gospel Jazz. He believes music is literally the Voice of God and is an essential part of his ministry by bringing revival in this country and around the world through anointed Praise and Worship. Elder has performed professionally since the age of 18. While serving in the United States Air Force, Wilbert Lawrence Johnson III toured the entire country with The Tactical