Jason Runnels began a full time career in Christian Music in 1998 when he joined Tony Gore & Majesty. While traveling with Tony Gore & Majesty, Jason had the opportunity to sing in Ireland, Scotland, and London, England. In 2000, he was nominated as one of the top 5 young artists in Gospel Music by the readers of Singing News Magazine. In 2001 Jason was a part of the #1 song in America, “Blessed Be the Name of the Lord”. After 5 years with Tony Gore & Majesty, he joined the Down East Boys from Reidsville, NC. While singing with the Down East Boys, he had the chance to travel into Canada and annually to the west coast. Jason has written five top #20 songs and had several album cuts throughout his 20 year career. He has been blessed to have sung on every major Gospel Music event in the U.S., as well as singing on three Gaither Homecoming Videos and concerts. After ministering full time for 15 years, Jason felt led to leave the road to be with his family. He has been married to his high school sweetheart, Theresa, for 28 years and they have three sons, Trisdon, 22, Hunter, 20, and Braden, 18.
After leaving the road, Jason and Theresa moved thier family back to MS where they were originally from. They currently reside in Florence, MS.
In May of 2013, Jason and Theresa launched Jason Runnels Ministries and in May of 2014 they took their family ministry full time. In April of 2018, Jason was ordained to preach. Jason has been preaching revivals, homecoming services as well as speaking for differnt types of conferences. In August of 2019, Braden Runnels joined his dad and The Runnels was formed.
If you would like to have Jason & Braden come to your church or event, you may contact Jason direct at 336-263-8266, Jason.firstname.lastname@example.org or on Facebook at Jason Runnels Ministries.
Jason is signed by Chapel Valley Record Company and the four recordings he has available are "The Answer", "Songs I Love To Sing", "Jason Runnels Live At Christmas In THe Smokies", and his newest project just released "The Drive". Jason has music available on ITunes, Amazon, and can now be found on Pandora, Iradio and Spotify.