Monday, June 23, 2008

Mercy Ministries Partners With Fervent Records’ Rock Trio Barlow Girl


For Immediate Release (Nashville, TN) June 23, 2008– Mercy Ministries is excited to announce that they will be partnering and going on tour this fall with Fervent Records’ sister rock trio Barlow Girl. As a partner, Barlow Girl will share about Mercy Ministries at their live concert events, encouraging those in attendance to get involved and help support young women at Mercy who face life-controlling issues.

Each of the members of Barlow Girl has a heart that beats for the young people of this generation struggling with issues such as eating disorders, depression, etc. The group is committed to ministering an encouraging message to their audience. “We have such a heart for the broken and are honored to come alongside Mercy Ministries’ work in transforming the lives of young women from the inside out,” says Barlow Girl.

Barlow Girl is an all-girl Christian rock band made up of three sisters: Rebecca, Alyssa and Lauren Barlow. Their latest album, How Can We Be Silent, debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Christian chart and #40 on Billboard’s Top 200 albums. For more information on Barlow Girl, visit www.barlowgirl.com.

Since 1983, Mercy Ministries has provided life-changing services to young women who suffer from various debilitating conditions including drug and alcohol addiction, eating disorders, depression, physical and sexual abuse, self-harm and unplanned pregnancies. The residential program, which is free of charge, offers individualized programs, counseling, nutrition education, fitness instruction, life-skills training and educational opportunities to a diverse population of young women from various socio-economic backgrounds. It is Mercy Ministries’ goal to have each young woman discover purpose in her life and bring value to her community. Mercy Ministries is a global organization with locations in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Peru. For more information about Mercy Ministries, visit www.mercyministries.com.

For follow-up information or for interview requests, please contact:
Jaime Dugan
(615) 831-6987
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