Upcoming Appearances


To request a music appearance by Gary or Doors of the Heart, or to inquire about a speaking engagement, contact bhmpicker@gmail.com, text or call 205-790-4377 and I’ll get back to you.  You will receive a reply within a few days.  Thanks!
  • Saturday, October 29, In Concert with Doors of the Heart TBD, private event, Birmingham, AL.
  • Thursday, October 20, Speaking, Alabama CBF Fall Meeting, Mountain Brook Baptist Church, Mountain Brook, Alabama. Dinner honoring Francis Ford, retiring as director of Sowing Seeds of Hope.
  • Wednesday, October 12 In concert with Brent Warren at 6 pm Vestavia Hills Baptist Church.  https://www.vhbc.com
  • Sunday, October 9, 2 pm In Concert with Doors of the Heart, Brewton Alabama
  • Sunday, October 2, 12 noon. Wedding Reception, Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, Private event, Tuesday, March 8 Staff Workshop, Smoke Rise Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, Georgia
  • Saturday, September 24, Singing, Northmont High School Class of 1972 Reunion, Englewood, Ohio, Meadowbrook Club, 6 pm
  • Wednesday, August 24, In Concert at Cahaba Ridge Community, 3090 Healthy Way,Vestavia Hills, AL 35243. With Brent Warren.
  • Saturday, August 20, Speaking and In Concert at Parkview Baptist Church, Johns Creek, Georgia. 4-6 pm
  • Sunday, August 7 Retirement Celebration, Mrs. Martha Neil, Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, 10 am
  • Sunday, July 31 Participant, Installation Service for Rev. Eric Spivey, Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, 10 am
  • Sunday, June 19, Preaching, Alpine Baptist Church, Alpine, Alabama, 10:45 am.
  • Sunday, May 15 Preaching, University Baptist Church, Montevallo, Alabama 10:45 am
  • Thursday, May 12 11:30 am  Mountain Brook Baptist Church   Thursday, May 12, for our monthly luncheon for our adults 55+ at the church.  https://mbbs.org 
  • Sunday, May 8 Preaching, University Baptist Church, Montevallo, Alabama 10:45 am
  • Sunday, May 1, In Concert with Doors of the Heart, Spring Creek Church, Montevallo, Alabama.
  • March 31 In Concert at Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, Homewood, Alabama BBQ and Bluegrass concert at 5:30 in the chapel.
  • March 23 Book Signing for Shadow Prayers: Reflections in a Pandemic Year. Copies will be available for purchase and prepurchased books can be picked up. I will be autographing copies.
  • March 17 In Concert at The Club, Birmingham, Alabama, noon, appearing with Rob Angus 6-9 pm
  • March 18 In Concert at Kirkwood by the River, Birmingham. Appearing a with Rob Angus. Private Event.


  • Saturday, December 18, Commencement Speaker, Wright Center, Samford University, Homewood, Alabama   2 p.m. – All graduate and undergraduate Arts, Art and Sciences, Business, Education, Law
  • Thursday. December 16 12:00 noonConcert with DOORS OF THE HEART, Shades Crest Baptist Church, Hoover, AL Christmas luncheon, http://www.shadescrest.org/  
  • Tuesday, December 14 11 a.m. First Baptist Church, Pelham, Alabama. Senior Adults Christmas banquet. 
  • Wednesday, November 17 Concert with DOORS OF THE HEART, South Highlands Presbyterian Church, Birmingham, AL  6:30 pm
  • Monday, November 15,   Invocation for Alabama Author’s Week , Monroeville, AL 11:30 am. Author: Gov. Don Siegelman.
  • Sunday, Oct 17 Alabama CBF Fall Gathering, Vestavia Hills Baptist Church, Vestavia Hills, AL 3:30 pm, 
  • Thursday, Sept 23 SAM Luncheon, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, Trussville, AL 11 am
  • Sunday, July 25 Corner Post Cowboy Church, Nachadoches, TX  10 am
  • Sunday, June 6  Preaching, Smoke Rise Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, GA 11:00 am
  • Saturday, June 5  Concert with DOORS OF THE HEART, Leland Dockery Cruise-in, First Baptist Church, Trusssville, Alabama,  11:00 am-noon, main stage.