Since 1996, Seventy Times Seven has been reaching out to the world with contemporary Christian music that witnesses to the glory of God. The band performs a repertoire that includes over 50 original CCM songs and more than 300 of the most popular songs ever written, ranging from classic hymns to modern praise and worship choruses and CCM hits. Worship leader, keyboardist and songwriter B.J. Collins is backed by a group of gifted musicians, including Bo Collins on bass guitar and vocals, Al Mosovsky on drums, and Shawn Opfer on guitar. 70x7's live concert performances are powered by the Word of God in scriptures adapted to contemporary music. 70x7 partners with church ministries throughout the region in both the concert and worship settings.
Seventy Times Seven began publishing RealAudio and MP3 recordings on the 70x7.com website in 1997. The band's songs have been heard by listeners from all over the world, and there have already been over three million downloads of the band's music from online music websites like Mp3.com, Soundclick.com, ArtistLaunch.com, and Mp3.com.au (Australia). The songs of 70x7 have risen to the top of the Christian music charts on these websites and others. The band's newest recording project, entitled Born Again and Again, is being managed by the TMG record label, with worldwide distribution through the Entertainment One Group, and will be officially released on July 17, 2012. Pre-release copies of the CD are available from band members and from the publisher's website.
Over the years, 70x7 has served a variety of audiences, including an opening night worship concert at the 2000 Creation Festival... 70x7 has partnered in ministry with many churches, Christian colleges, and faith-based organizations. Some of the band's past partners include the United Methodist Church, Roman Catholic Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod, Presbyterian Church of America, Presbyterian Church USA, Assemblies of God, American Baptist Churches USA, Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Pentecostal Church of God, Anglican churches, Episcopal churches, Full Gospel churches, independent Christian churches, hospitals, pregnancy centers, pro-life advocates, and others.
70x7 founder B.J. Collins leads the Saturday night band at Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church in Elizabeth, Pennsylvania, and he also leads the Praise! worship band at Lebanon Presbyterian Church in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania on Sunday nights at 6:00 p.m...