Julia Royston is a singer, songwriter, poet and producer poised to expand the boundaries of Praise & Worship and with her anointed voice and uplifting lyrics. Born and raised in Louisville, KY, Julia is the oldest of 3 daughters in a Christian family and is married to Mr. Brian K. Royston. Julia earned a B.A. in Accounting, two Masters Degrees in Information Science and a doctorate in Religious Education from Bellarmine University, University of Kentucky, Spalding University and Grace Bible College, Niles, OH, respectively. Julia is a public elementary school media specialist/teacher by profession.
Julia has appeared on The Bobby Jones Presents New Artist Showcase and ministered with notables such as Dr. Jackie McCullough, Pastor Donnie McClurkin, Bishop Noel Jones, Bishop Tudor Bismarck, Myron Williams and Bishop Richard “Mr. Clean” White. In December 2004 and 2005, Julia toured Switzerland with the Voices of Gospel Concert Series. Julia is a member of the New Creations Prison Ministry Team that provides concerts for those incarcerated.
In 2002, Julia established For the Kingdom Ministries with the mission to “Build God’s People to Build the Kingdom of God” through education, empowerment and encouragement through inspirational music, high quality materials and messages of hope.
Julia’s first music project titled, “Joy in His Presence” is a collection of nine original praise and worship songs and one hymnal medley of “Great is thy Faithfulness and How Great Thou Art.” In February 2007, “A Jar in the Potter’s Hands” was birthed as a monthly eNewsletter designed to inspire people on their journey to purpose. In 2007, Julia recorded and released her first live CD/DVD “A New Season in Word and Song” with an accompanying book of poetry and inspirational writings titled, “A New Season in Word: Inspirations for Divine Living”.
In 2008, BK Royston Publishing Company was established and released its first book titled, “How Hot is Your Love Life? Return to Your first Love” and in 2010, the sophomore release, entitled, “Everyday Miracles” a devotional, workbook, journal, instructional guide and music CD is now available. Click here to obtain your copy of the complete Everyday Miracles resource kit with book, instructor’s guide and music CD or download the ebook at http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/jroyston.
In 2011, Julia along with BK Royston Publishing, released her fourth, entitled “Frontline Worshipper” for members of the creative and sacred arts about worship, organizational and administrative structure as well as spiritual equipping for ministry in the 21st Century Church. The “Frontline Worshipper” devotional is now available. Click here to purchase your “Frontline Worshipper Devotional.” The “Frontline Worshipper” workbook and music is now available.
In 2012, we celebrated “10 Years” of service for “For the Kingdom Ministries.”
In 2013, God has allowed Julia to expand the publishing company BK Royston Publishing LLC to include other authors. God is truly amazing. God is launching Julia to teach more about God and Worship in His presence. Check out this recent clip of Julia teaching. Look for more opportunities to be blessed by the music, ministry and messages from God through
For the Kingdom Ministries…