ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - During the month of August, Central Baptist Church of Atlantic Highlands is proud to present Good News at the Gazebo. This concert series will be held every Saturday evening from 7 – 9 p.m. at the Atlantic Highlands Harbor Gazebo. Each concert is free and a wonderful opportunity for you and your family to enjoy great music.

The series will begin on August 6 with the Michael J Maione Trio. The group consists of Michael J. Maione singing vocals and playing the guitar, Tom Byrne on the guitar and bass, and Bill Pfeil on the drums. The group plays original songs, as well as covers of traditional hymns and contemporary praise songs. “MJM brings brothers & sisters from diverse backgrounds and different walks of life together to share a common purpose; To minister the Gospel of Jesus Christ through songs of praise while educating the listening audience on God's unconditional love for all His Children!” http://michaeljmaione.com

Prayzym5 will be performing on August 13. Prayzym5 features Jim Penn on the keyboard and vocals, Augie Biaocco on percussion, Bobby Ray Smith on guitar and lead vocals, Tom Allen on the bass guitar and vocals, and Tommy Arthur on the harmonica. The group has recently performed at Beachfest 2011, Praise in the Park, and Keswick. http://myspace.com/prayzym5

Hansoul will be featured on August 20. HanSoul, aka Hans Nelson, is a hip-hop/rap artist who has been releasing hit songs since 1991. Since then, Hans has created a radio show for 103.9 The Beat and a mix show for Sirius Satellite Praise 54. His single “Father, Forgive Me” rose to the top of the gospel charts and his music videos can be seen on BET. His most recent album is “Jesus Saves.” http://fishermeninc.com

On August 27, Carl and Laurie Gentry will perform. Carl and Laurie are members of the music team at Central Baptist Church and perform regularly in services. Carl performs all over Monmouth and Ocean counties as a solo performer and with the Carl Gentry Band. He also plays with the Holiday Express and Electric Boots. http://carlgentrymusic.com

This is an excellent event for the whole family. Free food will be provided and the gazebo is adjacent to a playground for the kids. We pray that you will join us at the Gazebo on Saturday nights in August for great music and the chance to get to know God better.