For nearly twenty years Kenny traveled with his dad and his brother in one of Christian musics most popular Southern Gospel trios. The Bishops garnered several industry and fan awards including the coveted Dove Award as well as numerous number one and top ten songs. The group made a name for themselves appearing on television and stages all across America. Their songs were constants on most every radio station and program that featured Southern Gospel music. After thousands of miles, more than two dozen recordings and hundreds of songs, the Bishops, as a group, retired in 2001.Now, after several years of quiet reflection away from music, Kenny returns with a renewed spirit, a refocused mission, and an understanding of Gods grace that sees no person excluded. The success of his return recording made headlines with a surprise GRAMMY nomination and two Dove Award nominations. Recent feature articles in major, main-stream press and music publications have brought added notoriety to Kennys story of success and struggle in the Gospel music industry. This attention, coupled with his new understanding of Gods love, has allowed Kenny to take his message of grace-beyond-limits to many who considered themselves unwanted or neglected by God. Kenny`s writings and podcasts are popular stops on the Internet.
Kenny has defined his ministry with a stated mission and purpose based on his understanding that everyone, without exception, qualifies for grace.