Elder N. Henry Potts, III
A gifted and talented organist, soul-stirring preacher and lyric tenor, Elder Naman H. Potts, III is he youngest son of Bishop N. H. and Evangelist Kelli Potts, his musical gifting was first discovered by his mother after his desire to play her tambourine while the family held membership at Good News Family Worship Center (COGIC) in the early 1990s.
In January 2000, immediately following the congregation's move to its Virginia Beach location, his mother, laid hands and God anointed him to play the piano and organ.
Called of God, Potts has been preaching since age 12 and was ordained Elder in 2009. He lends his talents to the Virginia jurisdictions of the Church of God In Christ, Inc. Birthed into a family of Gospel preachers, pastors and singers, His anointing has even caused the eyes of music giants to focus on him. He has worked with such accomplished composers and conductors as Dr. Lloyd Mallory, Dr. Raymond Wise, Carlos Simon, and Joseph Joubert. Recently, Potts had the opportunity to perform with GRAMMY® Award winners: Lalah Hathaway and Steven Ford.
Currently, he serves as the Executive Assistant to the pastors, among other roles, at Bread of Heaven Community Church and holds membership in the NAACP, the American Guild of Organists, National Association for Music Education and the National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc.