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Guy Penrod Offers 'Blessed Assurance' Through Timeless Songs
Acclaimed male vocalist captures some of his favorite hymns on new release

Guy Penrod Offers 'Blessed Assurance' Through Timeless Songs

Posted: February 28, 2018, 5:00 PM | Category: New Releases
Artist Tags: Guy Penrod
Source: Gaither Music Group

Christian Music News, New Christian Music News GRAMMY® and GMA DOVE Award-winning recording artist Guy Penrod has just recorded an all-new collection of hymns entitled Blessed Assurance (Gaither Music Group/Servant Records).  Produced by Penrod and Jonathan Crone, the audio recording, which released on Friday, features some of the most popular hymns of the church--classics that are also some of Penrod's personal favorites.

"It's with great excitement that I release my second album of hymns, Blessed Assurance," stated Penrod.  "These are 12 more of my favorite hymns that express valuable truths about God's love and care for us. These musical arrangements were designed to invite listeners to sing along to these timeless lyrics of eternal hope, and I hope they will do just that and find refreshing and strength from these ageless hymns, just as I have." 

Blessed Assurance, Penrod's seventh solo recording, contains "There Is Power in the Blood," "The Love of God," "In the Sweet By and By," "I Surrender All," "In the Garden," the title song and more, all of which showcase Penrod's signature personality; unmistakable, rich tones; and country-influenced style.  

That style can be seen on TV as the recording is being advertised as part of a television special currently running on DISH TV, DirecTV, RFD-TV, Gaither Television Network, TBN, FamilyNet, CTN, GMC, GMTN, Guardian, Liberty, TCT and TLN. It is airing in Canada on Vision TV, CTS, The Miracle Channel and Hope TV.  The new CD is being promoted via social media and will be positioned in retail/e-tail outlets everywhere in addition to the Gaither consumer catalog, and it will be featured on the "HOMECOMING Weekly" program on Sirius XM.  

Singing hymns is not new for Penrod, whose CD and DVD LIVE Hymns & Worship (Gaither Music Group/Servant Records) claimed the No. 1 position on the Southern Gospel chart as well as the No. 2 position on the Contemporary Christian Music chart the week of its release, according to Nielsen SoundScan.  The DVD landed at No. 1 on the Christian Music Video chart and at No. 1 on the Billboard Music Video chart.  His Hymns recording (Gaither Music Group/ Servant Records) debuted at #1 on the Nielsen SoundScan Southern Gospel retail chart and became the top-selling southern gospel album of the year.     

Blessed Assurance is distributed by Capitol Christian Music Distribution and Universal Music.  It is available now at retail and digital outlets worldwide including iTunes, Amazon, and

For further information regarding Penrod visit, connect at or follow Guy on Twitter @GuyPenrod. 


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