Earl Bynum – Honored Doctorate (2022)
He is a Stellar Award-winning, and internationally well-known artist who is heard weekly on his nationally syndicated radio show “On Stage With Earl Bynum” on The Rejoice Musical Soulfood Network. He is the founder and CEO of Lrae Entertainment®, where he has been developing the careers of CCM artist Andrew Kurtz and Gospel/CCM artist Asaun Bynum. In 2018, his label partnered with Tyscot Records and released his highly acclaimed album THIS SONG IS FOR YOU.
Bynum is also the Executive Director of Music, Worship, and Arts at Mount Lebanon Baptist Church (The Mount) in Chesapeake, VA. There he manages the Stellar Award-winning Mount Unity Choir, Dance team, Flags, Mime, Drama, Musicians, Sign Language, and the newly formed Mount Collective. Earl Bynum has emerged as one of Gospel music’s premiere artist, songwriters, choir directors and industry moguls.
As a leader in music and ministry, Bynum is now being honored with an honorary Doctorate Degree from BOUTI (B-On-U) Theological Institute. B-On-U Theological Institute is a progressive religious educational institution offering programs to accommodate a myriad of denominations and faith traditions. B-On-U online programs are revolutionary and develop aspiring Christian leaders to serve in various capacities in churches, online platforms, and ministries.
“I am truly grateful to be considered as a candidate for an honorary doctorate,” says Bynum. “GOD has a way of always proving who HE is in your life. I always say, be the best you that you can be, because can’t nobody beat you being you. Let GOD be GOD!”
In addition to his honorary doctorate degree, Bynum will deliver the commencement address at the 2022 official ceremonies on Thursday, August 4 in Jacksonville, FL. Lrae Entertainment® will sponsor the B-On-U Family Conference Late Night Musical on Friday, August 5, featuring performances by Andrew Kurtz, Asaun Bynum, McKinley Sartin, Jason Singleton and Friends, Sharna White, Minister O’Neil Watson, and Cedric Meekins & The Voices of Judah from Bethel.