ABLAZE is a premier group for singers and musicians from Heritage Christian Schools (HCS). Its purpose is to minister in churches, schools, civic events, to share the gospel of Christ, and promote the strengths of HCS, both musically and academically.

All members of ABLAZE are auditioned high school students. Instruments include guitar, bass, drums, and piano. Vocals include worship leaders, melody, and harmony.

For booking inquiries, contact ABLAZE Director Danielle Matthews at dmatthews@hcsmail.org.

Danielle Matthews

Mrs. Danielle Matthews

ABLAZE Director

Mrs. Matthews graduated from Columbia College of South Carolina with a BA degree in Music Education and an emphasis on vocal performance.

Danielle has a life changing love for God and using the gifts He has given her to impact children’s lives for Him.

She began teaching in public schools, but chose to teach in Christian schools in 1997 where she has had the joy to lead drama productions, participate in musical performance competitions with honors, and form a student worship team curriculum including band, multimedia productions, and vocal performance.