Chris House is a native of Hampton, Virginia and a 2002 Music Major graduate of Hampton University. He is a multi-instrumentalist who started leading worship by serving as Director of Worship at the Open Door Full Gospel Baptist Church in Hampton, Virginia under the leadership of his late father, Bishop Arthur House, Jr and mother Pastor Gail House. He is a member of the International Worship Team for the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship where Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr. is the Presiding Bishop and Bishop William Murphy, III is Bishop of Music. He has been blessed to co-write the song “In Pursuit of Your Glory” which is featured on the 2010 Stellar Award winning album Cry Your Last Tear by Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr. and the FGBCF, Intl. Mass Choir. Chris’ songs have also been featured on projects by Bishop Rudolph McKissick, Marica Chisolm, Vashawn Mitchell and Earl Bynum and The Mount Unity Choir. Chris’ debut worship album Sing Jesus- Live, is available now on iTunes and all other music media outlets.
As a worship leader, Chris has a heart to see other worship pastors and leaders united regardless of their denomination, race or color. This vision has been the driving force of his ministry known as “One Voice, One People, One Sound” or “1VPS”. At 1VPS, every year worship leaders who share the same heart for unity gather together from vast areas of the East Coast for a night of worship, prayer and instruction. Relationships are created and cultivated and people leave changed forever!
It is a joy and honor for Chris to serve God and the family of the City Life Church as Creative Arts Director! Chris House is a musician, songwriter and producer but most importantly he is a worshiper who seeks to please the heart God with his life. Let’s go deeper and BEYOND together!