CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Southern Gospel band Micah’s Rule, comprised of an openly gay man, transgender woman and lesbian, will perform a free concert at New Life Metropolitan Community Church at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1900 The Plaza, on Friday, June 20.

The trio includes Greg McCaw, Chasity Scott and Mary Ann Hewett. Each grew up singing in the church. McCaw performed bass with Southern Gospel stars like Bill and Gloria Gaither and the Gatlin Brothers. Scott has a doctorate in music education from Harvard. Hewett has enjoyed the inspiration of music her entire life.

The trio has made waves in the Southern Gospel world, attracting worldwide media coverage for their unique backgrounds, diversity and faith.

The concert is free, though a love offering will be collected.

Learn more about the band at micahsrule.com.

Matt Comer

Matt Comer previously served as editor from October 2007 through August 2015 and as a staff writer afterward in 2016.