Will we end up with a new set of Disciples? Will we have a hymn night or a visit from Michael W. Smith? It's highly doubtful. Sources tell me that though Jesus does not shun all television he certainly does not watch any program with Idol in the title.
Here is the rundown for you Christian Idol fans, thanks to the research and reporting of Joanne Brokaw:
I hadn't initially assigned a JoS vote to anyone for this post. However, after receiving an email from an authority closely monitoring this situation I have changed my mind. She described the Christians on Idol as "hyped up squirrels. Good enough for me!
Mishovanna Henson - attends South Coast Christian Assembly in San Juan Capistrano, California. In 2008, she took First Place in the Female Vocal Solo Category at the 2008 Assemblies of God Fine Arts Festival.
Kai Kalama - the bio for the band OffWhite, in which Kai performed with his brother Ryan, says, "Mom taught them to sing via the church choir."
Kris Allen - has been working with the worship ministry at New Life Church in Conway and Little Rock campuses since 2007. He is also involved with Chi Alpha Campus Ministries at the University of Central Arkansas.
Matt Giraud - played drums at his church; has released two indie Christian music CDs
Felicia Barton - leads worship at Freedom Fellowship in Virginia Beach, VA
Lil Rounds - I've heard she sings at the Christ Community Church in Memphis, but I haven't gotten that confirmed yet.
Kristen McNamara - she's a professing Christian
Scott MacIntyre - attends Scottsdale Bible Church, where he regularly performs; has appeared on the Crystal Cathedral Hour of Power; performs with the Gospel quarter, The MacIntyre Family Singers
Danny Gokey - music teacher at Faithbuilders International at Milwaukee
Michael Sarver - leads a worship and praise team at Harvest Church in Jasper, TX and was once a lead singer at Victory Christian Center in Houston