Atnip Family

"The Gospel Messengers"

A little about us...

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Jim, Dad, is the backbone of the family band, and the rhythm guitar player ever since his children began music in 1996. It was his goal to have an entire "live played" band. He is a busy General Contractor, enjoys hunting, and very much loves his family! He and the family are founders of the Gospel Messengers Music Festivals , which began in Cody, WY in 1998. He is a Gideon in their local camp. His family believes he is a top-notch amazing father and husband.

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Marilene, Mom, is the bass fiddle player and the song teacher. She keeps busy being a wife and homeschool mother. She is dad's reliable secretary, and enjoys having tons of company! She was awarded "Wyoming Young Mother Representaive of the Year", in 2000, by American Mothers, Inc.