Gospel Housing Authority with DJ
Fridays, 1:15AM to 6:00AM Eastern Time
Keepin it real for Jesus!!!
I was born and
raised in Newark, NJ and have been in the music business for over 15 years as both a DJ
and MC. In the eighties I was into the club scene at places like Zanzibar, Magoos,
the Tunnel, the Palladium and the Paradise Garage. For my first venture in the
business, I started out carrying records for my good friend DJ Curt Gilmore at a weekly
after work party at a place called Ruebens in Newark. I then joined him in the
mobile DJ business and learned to DJ while working as an MC with Curt and DJs Will
Gibbs, Charles Gatling, Sharif Foster and Naim Johnson. I have played at more
weddings, birthday parties and celebrations than I can remember.
I have been a
member of St. James AME church in Newark, NJ since I was 13 but my life changed when I was
saved and accepted Christ as my Lord and Savior in 1998 under Rev Dr William D
God has truly
changed my life and he changed my music shortly after I was saved. My Youth Ministry
had a vision to start having Youth church services. We held services in St James
prep school located behind the church. Since I had a sound system I provided the
music and started my journey as a Gospel DJ. One of the parents at the church
recommended me for the job at Branch Brook Park Roller Skating when they decided to go in
a different direction with their Gospel night. I have been there ever since and I
took on the name one of the kids gave me D- REAL (Thanks Chaz!).
I have been
blessed with many opportunities as a Gospel DJ. I have DJd for Club Praize,
the North Jersey AME YPD (Young Peoples Division) conference and picnic just to name a
Corinthians Chapter verse 22-23 states
become all things to all men so that by all possible means I might save some. I do
all this for the sake of the gospel, that I may share in its blessings.
me this describes Gospel Music many forms: Gospel Rap, R&P (Rhythm and praise),
Contemporary, Traditional and Club. All for one purpose to help build the
kingdom! I pray that you enjoy my Ministry and a seed is planted. Its
all about Jesus!!!!
Co-Host DJ OfTheWay
Garry E. Dennis ( aka DJ OfTheWay) born and raised in Paterson New Jersey, has been a Disc Jockey for 25 years. He received his first radio experience on WGAO in Franklin Massachusetts where he received a degree in Mass communications. Since then, DJ OfTheWay has been busy in ministry and education. He is an ordained minister of the Gospel, and presently serves as an elder at Christ Sent Ministries in Teaneck New Jersey. He is also the Music Minister at Christ Sent ministries, and loves to play the drums for Jesus.
God has also blessed DJ OfTheWay in the field of education. He has received two Masters Degrees (MA and MAT) at Farleigh Dickenson University and is presently the Vice Principal at Dwight Morrow High School in Englewood New Jersey.
“All that I have and all that I am comes from my Lord and savior Jesus Christ. He is the Way, Truth, and the life.” Garry E. Dennis