It’s time for you to walk by faith and get out of your feelings.  “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.” (Proverbs 4:23) Everything you do comes out of your heart. It is so important for you to protect and to guard your heart because it is very easy […]

Chicago, IL – December 10, 2023 — Smokie Norful is one of the brightest lights on the current gospel scene. The son of an African Methodist Episcopal minister, Norful spent his first 14 years in Muskogee, OK, where he absorbed music ranging from sacred gospel to the secular soul that was popular at the time. By […]

Pastor Smokie Norful introduces his new song ‘In My Name’ exclusively on Get Up Mornings! Want news at your fingertips? Text “ERICA” to 52140 to join our club. (Terms and conditions) This modern day rendition mixes the comfort of the original song with Smokie’s signature sound. He explains that it was not only a way to […]

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It's President's Day and so you are resting on a well-deserved day off. While you are relaxing, Pastor Smokie Norful gives the Get Up! Church a President's Day word. Take a listen.

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Smokie Norful Explains Why His New Single 'I Still Have You' Is So Special, 20th Anniversary of "I Need You Now" & More

Singer and Pastor Smokie Norful and Victory Cathedral Worship Center teamed up with Illinois Department of Public Health and Illinois National Guard to offer COVID-19 vaccines to 1,000 Chicago-area residents at his church.

Grammy award-winning singer Smokie Norful posts collage of gospel artists and recognize some artists he feels are "Heavy on GOSPEL" in response to Tori Kelly's win.

Smokie Norful chatted with Erica Campbell & GRIFF about "Angel Tree Christmas."

Smokie Norful talks with Erica Campbell about his book, "Take The Lid Off."