HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 2nd, 2014) â€“ Dynamic vocal duo Wilburn and Wilburn have had their hands full as of late, in front of the camera and also in taking a stand.
Wilburn and Wilburn â€“ a Daywind Records recording artist consisting of Jonathan Wilburn and his son Jordan Wilburn â€“ have released a concept video for their song â€œHelp Me Help Someone,â€ which is on Wilburn and Wilburnâ€™s latest project, â€œHere Comes Sunday.â€ The song was a collaborative effort, penned by award-winning songwriter Jimmy Yeary, Country Music personality Cledus T. Judd and Gary LeVox, the lead vocalist of Country Music recording artist Rascal Flatts.
Wilburn and Wilburn has been singing powerful songs since they began touring in March of 2011. When â€œHelp Me Help Someoneâ€ was released to radio, it grabbed the attention of Compassion International and filmmaker David Altizer.
â€œWe knew we wanted people to hear the message of this song and for the audience to know that they can make a difference,â€ Jonathan Wilburn explains. â€œWe want to help folks in need domestically and internationally, and we found a partner that is willing to help us achieve that goal.Â We challenge everyone who hears this message to evaluate whether they can help just one person today.Â Compassion has been gracious enough to help us with our vision and in helping us to release this music video.â€
Filming for the video recently took place atop the Fifth Third building, a skyscraper in Nashville, Tenn.
â€œWhen this plan started unfolding, we wanted to have an impact with people watching the video at home and engage them enough to where they will want to take action,â€ Daywind Records vice president and A & R director Scott Godsey â€“ who served as the producer of the video â€“ shares. â€œThere are a lot of hurting people in the world, and this song talks about the body of Christ helping those folks. The line in the song that says, â€˜we can all make a difference, and it starts with meâ€™ … it is our hope that those words will passionately speak to all of us as we count our innumerable blessings today. It was thoroughly enjoyable working with Compassion and with director David Altizer.â€
In addition to Compassion assisting Wilburn and Wilburn with the creation of the video, Wilburn and Wilburn have also become Compassion representatives.
However, Wilburn and Wilburn are not stopping there. They are also issuing a 30-day challenge to both themselves and everyone around them to go above and beyond, a mission to help one person each day for 30 consecutive days. The daily â€œhelpâ€ can be as simple as assisting an elderly person with their groceries or a commitment to sponsor a child through an organization such as Compassion International.
Wilburn and Wilburn have been long-time supporters of various charities, and with there continuing to be both foreign and domestic needs, they believe that the Lord can use us all if we simply allow him to do so. The partnership that Wilburn and Wilburn has developed with Compassion will allow their audience to have an opportunity to help children who are much less fortunate. While meeting the tangible needs of those children, Compassion also shares the gospel of Jesus Christ.
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