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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Preachers Of LA Are Back At It Again

Here today to talk about season to of Preacher’s of L.A. is Bishop Ron Gibson and Bishop Noel Jones. They came on Sunday Morning Praise with Larry Tinsley to tell you what they really think [...]

V103–08/17/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…The Way, The Truth & The Life

We at V-103 and WAOK would like to spot light The Way, The Truth And The Life Christian Center as our “Church of the Week.” This church was founded in 1982 by Pastor Ulysses Tuff, [...]

V103–08/17/2014

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[VIDEO] Smokie Norful Spreads Hope, Healing And Empowerment

The talented Pastor Smokie Norful stopped by Sunday Morning Praise to spread some good news. He is back on the gospel scene to talk about his new album, “Forever Yours,”  which features his new hit single, [...]

V103–08/10/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of Week Goes To…The Life Church Christian Center

This week’s Church of the Week is The Life Church Christian Center of Conyers,Georgia off of Old Covington Road. The Life Church Christian Center’s goal is to successfully affect the day-to-day reality of people in [...]

V103–08/10/2014

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Tye Tribbett -“He Turned It”

Today’s video of the day comes from the very energetic Tye Tribbett. The single is called “He Turned It“, and it’s featured off of his latest album “Greater Than.” Check it out below, and have [...]

V103–08/10/2014

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Gospel News – The Festival Of Praise Tour Comes To Atlanta

Gospel superstars Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin are coming to Georgia as part of their Festival of Praise 2014 Tour. Their first stop in Georgia is in Macon on October 23, and then they will travel [...]

V103–08/03/2014

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[VIDEO] Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: Shekinah Glory Ministry – “Yes”

Our video of the day is a gospel classic. It’s titled “Yes” by Shekinah Glory Ministry. As you listen to this song, and you feel the spirit of God, don’t be afraid. God says he [...]

V103–08/03/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To….The Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church

This week, we at V-103 and WAOK have chosen The Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church as our Church of the Week. Greater Piney Grove is known as the church with helping hands. The church has [...]

V103–08/03/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Video Of The Day: John P. Kee – “Never Shall Forget”

Sunday Morning Praise is bringing you a blast from the past. It comes from John P. Kee, along with the VIP  Mass Choir. They came together back in 1991 to record this hit classic, “Never [...]

V103–07/27/2014

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Sunday Morning Praise Church Of The Week Goes To…Rainbow Park Baptist Church

This week, we at V-103 and WAOK would like to honor Rainbow Park Baptist Church. Rainbow Park is a Southern Baptist Church making the difference in the lives of people in Southwest DeKalb, Atlanta, the nation, and [...]

V103–07/27/2014

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