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Community invited to see Kari Jobe in concert at Evangel University

Published on May 30, 2023 by Erin Hedlun

SPRINGFIELD, Missouri – Evangel University will host Grammy Award nominee Kari Jobe for a live concert on Tuesday, August 15 at 7 p.m. in Spence Chapel on Evangel’s campus. Doors open at 6 p.m. The “Summer 2023” tour will also feature worship artists Cody Carnes and Sean Curran and Christian band LEELAND.

Pre-sale tickets are available today through June 1 at Pre-sale ticket recipients will receive a free signed tour poster. Standard tickets will be available at the same link beginning June 2.

Jobe is a world-renowned worship leader who uses her musical gifting to lead people into the presence of God. Over the past two decades, she has been nominated for a Grammy Award, won multiple Dove Awards, co-wrote and recorded the viral hit song “The Blessing,” an RIAA Gold Certified single, and received praise from The New York Times.

Originally from Texas, Jobe now resides in Nashville, Tennessee and frequently tours the country with her husband, Cody Carnes, and their two boys, Canyon and Kingston. Both Jobe and Carnes serve in worship ministry at The Belonging Co., a church movement based in Nashville.



 About Evangel University

Evangel University, with its embedded Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS), is a comprehensive Spirit-led Christian university located in Springfield, Missouri. It is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. Under the leadership of Dr. Mike Rakes, EU is committed to excellence in educating and equipping students to serve the Church and society globally and becoming compassionate innovators in their chosen vocations. EU offers more than 70 degree programs, including cutting-edge majors, pre-professional programs, and affordable and flexible online degree options.

EU is highly regarded and has been ranked:

  • US News & World Report Best Colleges Top Performer in Social Mobility
  • Colleges of Distinction Best Christian University
  • Top 10 Best Universities by
  • Third Most Beautiful Campus in the Midwest by Christian Colleges & Universities
  • Top 10 Best Colleges in Missouri by

With additional accreditations in business, counseling, music, social work, and theology and certification as an Excellence in Giving university, EU is focused on providing students with hands-on experience and real-world training for today’s professional careers. Learn more about the university at