Larry Tinsley

LARRY TINSLEY WAS BORN IN DECATURVILLE, TENNESSEE ON FEBRUARY 14TH. AT THE AGE OF FIVE, HE MOVED TO KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE. IN 1966, LARRY RECEIVED HIS DIPLOMA FROM RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL IN PARSONS, TENNESSEE, AND FOUR YEARS LATER RECEIVED HIS BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE FROM LAMBUTH UNIVERSITY IN JACKSON TENNESSEE.

UPON GRADUATION, LARRY RETURNED TO KNOXVILLE, WHERE HE WORKED AS AN ON-AIR ANNOUNCER FOR WJBE RADIO WHICH WAS OWNED BY LEGENDARY SOUL SINGER JAMES BROWN.

IN JUNE OF 1971, HE RECEIVED AND ACCEPTED AN OFFER TO WORK AS AN ON-AIR ANNOUNCER FOR WAOK IN ATLANTA. IN 1981, HE WAS ELEVATED TO THE POSITION OF PROGRAM DIRECTOR. DURING HIS TENURE, WAOK ACHIEVED GREAT RATINGS SUCCESS.

TODAY, HE SERVES AS HOST OF “SUNDAY MORNING PRAISE,” HEARD EACH SUNDAY MORNING ON WVEE-FM/WAOK-AM ATLANTA AND WBAV-FM IN CHARLOTTE, NC.

AND BECAUSE LARRY IS REGARDED AS ONE OF AMERICA’S TOP GOSPEL ANNOUNCERS, HE RECEIVED THE COVETED STELLAR AWARD AS “GOSPEL ANNOUNCER OF THE YEAR” IN 1997.

HE IS MARRIED WITH TWO CHILDREN AND IS A DEVOTED CHRISTIAN WHO LIVES EACH DAY ACCORDING TO THE WORD OF GOD AND THE HOLY SPIRIT THAT DWELLS WITHIN HIM.

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Lashun Pace – “I Know I’ve Been Changed”

Sunday Moring Praise video of the day is another oldie, but goodie. The song comes from Lashun Pace, titled “I Know I’ve Been Changed.” The legendary gospel singer was born right here in Atlanta, and started her [...]

V103–10/19/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Mt. Carmel Baptist Church

This week, we at V-103 and WAOK have proudly chosen Mt. Carmel Baptist Church as our Church of the Week. Mt. Carmel is an evangelistic ministry dedicated to reaching people and changing lives with the [...]

V103–10/19/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Pastor Of The Week Goes To…Pastor Christopher A. Wimberly Sr.

The Hunter Hill First Missionary Baptist Church of Atlanta, Georgia is celebrating a Decade of Service from their pastor, Pastor Christopher A. Wimberly Sr. Pastor Wimberly was called by God to preach at the age [...]

V103–10/12/2014

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: “God Favored Me” By Hezekiah Walker & LFC

Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day is “God Favored Me” by Hezekiah Walker & LFC. It’s his biggest hit off his latest album “Souled Out.” So if God favored you this morning, give him [...]

V103–10/12/2014

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Bishop Dale C. Bronner Brings The Capcity Conference to Atlanta

Word of Faith leader, Bishop Dale C. Bronner wants to invite everyone to attend the CAPACITY Conference. The purpose of the conference is to equip pastors to become better leaders of their ministry. Those who should [...]

V103–10/12/2014

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Get Financially Fit

Concern Black Clergy of Metropolitan Atlanta wants to educate you and your family about your finances. Joining Larry Tinsley in the studio this morning was Rev. Frank Cornelius Brown, President of the Concern Black Clergy. [...]

V103–10/05/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Friendship Baptist Church

Sunday Morning Praise Church of the Week goes to a special church in Duluth Georgia. They are known as Friendship Baptist Church, and they are celebrating their pastoral anniversary. They have been blessed to have [...]

V103–10/05/2014

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Beverly Crawford – “He’s Done Enough”

Sunday Morning Praise Video of the Day comes from a legendary artist who is well-known for singing with the New Life Singers on Bobby Jones Gospel. Her name is Beverly Crawford, and we have her [...]

V103–10/05/2014

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Isaac Carree Talks FSO With Larry Tinsley

In the studio this morning the one and only, Mr. Isaac Carree. Known for his new hit “Clean this House” and “But God,” he stopped by the studio to tell his fans that you can [...]

V103–09/28/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Ricky Dillard – “Amazing”

Live from the 2014 Stellar Awards, we bring to you a compelling performance from Ricky Dillard & New G. The closed out the show with his latest single, “Amazing.” Check it out below.

V103–09/28/2014

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