since i’m a lightbulb i had to share this tweet!!
”For people who struggle with insecurities, acceptance, or self esteem…people like me: “I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Your works are wonderful” - psalm 139:14
Just a reminder: you are fearfully and wonderfully made by a God that is madly in love with you…try and wrap your head around that :)” -Joey
Aww! What a great reminder from him of how much the Lord loves us! He loves us just the way we are!♥
Wow… Right on Alan.. So true!♥
Meet Joseph Stamper: The Newest Member of Anthem Lights!
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
Birthday: October 16.
Favorite Bible Verse: “Both the one who makes men holy & those who are made holy are of the same family. So Jesus is not ashamed to call them brothers.” -Hebrews 2:11
Advice for anyone going through trials: ”Just keep going, keep going with it. Giving it all you got. There’s nothing else you can do. You can talk about it with a friend or write it out, but if you don’t give it all you got, it’s worthless.”
What artists/groups have been a major musical influence? ”This is weird. I feel bad, I feel like a should have a better answer, but a huge artist that has inspired me to sing and learn piano is,maybe, Brian McKnight.”
Favorite movie: ”I just saw The Avengers, that was awesome!”
What instruments do you play? ”I play the guitar, piano & the drums. But if you ask me to do a drum solo….not so much.”
Favorite Anthem Lights song: Circles
Favorite NFL team: “Gotta go with the home team: Cincinnati Bengals.”
Favorite NBA team: Miami Heat and the Pacers
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go & why?: “Swaziland, Africa. My church does a lot of missions work there and to get the opportunity to see a lot of testimonies there from kids and to visit. I would love just to go and meet some of those kids. The church I work with shoot a lot of video testimonies, and to be there, I feel like I can help them.”
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite Superhero: Spiderman
If you could have any superpower what would it be? ”I wish I could fly.”
What are you most excited about now that you’ve joined Anthem Lights: ”The Lightbulbs!”
Mac or PC? Mac
New York or LA? ”LA, I’m a beach guy, like the sunshine.”
Favorite thing about God? ”New mercies. Second Chances everyday.”
What made you want to become a singer? “Growing up, my older brother was always a singer. So I wanted to be like big bro!”
What’s your favorite animal? ”I have a pet dog named Wilbert. He’s a beagle, he’s awesome. I have a multi-poodle mix.”
What’s your favorite book of the Bible? ”I’ve always loved Psalms.”
Are you a song writer? ”I try…”
What’s your middle name? “It’s Patrick. I feel like I shouldn’t have not given that out…”
Favorite T.V. show? Lost.
What Christian group inspires you the most, besides Anthem Lights? ”I love Royal Tailor, they’re awesome.”
Any brothers or sisters? ”I have two brothers, Kenny & Donald.”
Pancake or Waffles? Pancakes
Favorite character in the Bible? Joseph!
Favorite disney character? Aladdin
Do you like Chick-fil-A/Tell us why you’re weird: “It was new year’s eve, I had no resolution. So I was sitting there thinking, ‘What can I do? What will be a good new year’s resolution?’. So I said ‘Lightbulb!’..get it? Lame joke, that was lame. Anyway, so I decided not to eat meat. Except for fish, I eat fish. Not chicken. I love sushi.”
Random fact: He is Caleb’s short buddy:)