Norman Hutchins : On the Frontline
By the time he
was in the second grade, a little boy named Norman Hutchins
was preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Before he graduated from middle school, he was an ordained minister.
At fifteen, he
was playing the piano.
also learned to play the organ, base guitar, drums and saxophone.
memorized the scriptures his
mother would read to him and preached sermons from his
As matriarch and patriarch they knew the value of training and shaping him for the call upon his
childhood with pleasant memories: I've been preaching for quite some time.
I've been preaching much longer than doing music.
But my family would sing and my mother would play the piano and I would preach and my sisters would sing and we just kind of grew up like that, doing church…I had a good life.
After being called to pastor the New Hope Church of God
in Christ in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Pastor Hutchins
felt led to relocate to Los Angeles, California.
Norman Hutchins is called and qualified; he holds a Master's Degree in Biblical Counseling and a Doctorate in Church Administration.
has served under Bishop Blake as the Executive Minister of Music for more than 250 churches and Director of Social Services
had the opportunity of ministering to more than 18,000 members.
Above all, he
is intrinsically concerned with meeting the needs of those within and without the four walls of the church.
In 1999, Norman
signed JDI and recorded "Battlefield", "Jesus I Love You", and "God's Got a Blessing with Your Name on It".
has continued to birth works of worship to touch our souls and mend our spirits for decades.
So from very early on, Dr. Norman Hutchins
has been cognizant of his
call as a minister of the gospel and his
gifting to touch audiences with worship through anointed vocal and lyrical expression.
When asked if preaching or singing is his
offers sage advice that starts with knowing what is important and having the correct order for your priorities; the rest will balance itself out.
Writing what you hear Dr. Hutchins
, is a beautiful sound.
wife Karen work together in ministry full time.
They treasure the time they get to spend together as they work, travel and create new experiences.
As mentors and examples, they proactively seek opportunities to groom others for leadership.
When asked about the future, he
replies, "I'm sure that God has a plan and whatever His
plan is that's what my plan is."
As a nationally renowned gospel recording artist and pastor, Dr. Norman Hutchins has traveled the country ministering to the body of Christ through both preaching and singing the gospel of Jesus Christ.
beautiful wife, Karen birthed FRONTLINE Ministries, Inc.
located in Dover, Delaware where he
is the CEO and pastor.