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Aaron Olson

Aaron Olson

<p>Aaron has been involved in youth ministry in some capacity for the last 10 years, and currently serves as youth pastor at Rock Family Church in Colorado Springs, CO. &#160;Aaron's heart beats for this generation and for his local youth ministry, but he also loves to travel and speak at various ministries across the country. &#160;Aaron is married to the most amazing woman, Chelsea, and they have a beautiful daughter, Hadlee.&#160;Find out more about Aaron at&#160;<a href="http://www.aaronolsonministries.com/" target="_blank">www.aaronolsonministries.com</a></p>
Adam Hellyer

Adam Hellyer

<p dir="ltr"><span>Adam is an elder at Joshua Generation Church, in Cape Town. He leads one of the multi-site congregations, and oversees worship across all their sites. A pastor, teacher, musician, worship leader and songwriter, he has a passion to train others up in using their gifts to glorify God. Born in the UK, he and his Australian wife have lived in South Africa for 10 years, where they have two boys.</span></p>
Amber Rhoads

Amber Rhoads

<p><a href="http://amberrhoadsmusic.com/" target="_blank">Amber</a><span>&#160;currently serves as a worship leader/artist at Gateway Church in Dallas, Texas. She led worship for Women of Faith in 2013 and also travels and ministers around the country. &#160;Her new solo project, <em>Broken Beautiful</em>, is available on iTunes.&#160;</span></p>
Barry Westman

Barry Westman

<p><span>Barry has served in worship ministry for 20 years, currently serving as Worship Pastor at Bethel Baptist Church in Janesville, Wisconsin. He was born and raised in Minnesota, husband to Tina, and father to three beautiful children - Chad, Emily and Olivia. He usually leads worship from the keyboard and loves to play board games!</span></p>
Ben Abu Saada

Ben Abu Saada

<p><span>Ben has been a part of the All About Worship team since Fall of 2008. He serves as Worship Pastor at Grace Church in Overland Park, KS. Ben also serves as a part of his parents humanitarian organization to the West Bank called Seeds of Hope. He and his wife Addie live in Olathe, KS with their three daughters. Ben requests prayer for the teenage years quickly approaching.&#160;</span></p>
Ben Woodward

Ben Woodward (Guest Writer)

<p><a href="http://www.benwoodwardmusic.com" target="_blank">Ben</a>&#160;<span>is an Australian bred singer/songwriter and worship leader that writes poignant and impacting songs about life and spirituality. Blurring the lines between singer/songwriter, rock and pop, Ben navigates the musical waters with soaring, intense vocals and driving, catchy melodies. These days he can be found in Roseville, CA, with his wife and three children, primarily serving as the Worship Pastor at The Rock of Roseville. His new EP entitled <em>"This Beautiful Life"</em> will drop on May 1, 2014.</span></p>
Bobby Gilles

Bobby Gilles (Guest Writer)

<p>Bobby Gilles&#160;has written several of Sojourn Music&#8217;s popular worship songs for albums like&#160;<a href="http://sojournmusic.bandcamp.com/album/the-water-and-the-blood" target="_blank">The Water And The Blood</a>,&#160;<a href="http://sojournmusic.bandcamp.com/album/over-the-grave" target="_blank">Over The Grave</a>&#160;and&#160;<a href="http://sojournmusic.bandcamp.com/album/before-the-throne" target="_blank">Before The Throne</a>. He is content manager for&#160;<a href="http://sojournmusic.com/" target="_blank">sojournmusic.com</a>&#160;and has mentored songwriters and led many Sojourn songwriting workshops.&#160;Bobby is also Sojourn Church Director Of Communications.</p>
Brad Guldemond

Brad Guldemond

<p><span>Brad Guldemond is a worship leader &amp; singer/songwriter from Toronto, Ontario. You can learn more about him on his website: &#65279;<a href="https://u9725.ct.sendgrid.net/wf/click?upn=-2FE0aG4-2BqKKowMkICNxdnjTAiKRfQlcf0zTZhzmP750tEA1iCTL3W4j6mufJam7WB_OLs1AW8LmJKo7lx2WeUx4JHc9N0nKiqo2-2BJzDq9VdbNKTPf-2FtQAwwqC7ygTtA-2BaHtrq7OPYaAHresdCA6dfGa7MRhAURJ9mbwx-2B8rxOJE0-2BqGCUa7Fc0Fns-2BWfpxp-2F0mAiTyOQfo2o-2BYukmt3S-2FtbJ-2FOrY-2FoppcNpnTJzEp8ahJRcJvvxxudAF7yHf-2BJVnckpULZif72ugTHU1HcLquXdg-3D-3D" target="_blank">www.bradguldemond.com</a>.</span></p>
Brandon Edwards

Brandon Edwards

<p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/LilBranFlake" target="_blank">Brandon</a> seeks to facilitate an environment where Christ-followers are encouraged to passionately worship the Lord Jesus Christ! He currently serves as the Worship Pastor at&#160;<a href="http://fbcnewton.net/" target="_blank">First Baptist Church</a> Newton, Kansas.</p>
Breanna Perkins

Breanna Perkins

<p>My name is Breanna and I'm a 19 year old trying to figure out this whole "life" thing, and I do so by worshipping Jesus and drinking coffee. I hope you enjoy the things God has put on my heart, and more importantly, I hope you can experience it for yourself. (Read more from Breanna on her website: <a href="https://hergreaterjoy.wordpress.com" target="_blank">hergreaterjoy.wordpress.com</a>)</p>
Camron Ware

Camron Ware (Guest Writer)

<p>Camron is the founder of <a href="http://www.visualworshiper.com/" target="_blank">Visual Worshiper</a>, a design group that specializes in lighting and projection design for churches and events with a passion for creating engaging environments.</p>
Chris Gambill

Chris Gambill (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Chris Gambill has over a decade of experience as a worship leader. He believes that engaging in worship together is transformational for a faith community and that worship is more than a</span><span tabindex="0" class="aBn" data-term="goog_753747697"><span class="aQJ">Sunday</span></span><span>&#160;morning thing. His desire is to challenge worship leaders and congregations to think about and engage in Biblical worship. Chris serves as Pastor of Worship and Adult Ministry at Genesis Church in Foley, AL, and blogs at&#160;</span><a href="http://www.journeyofworship.com/" target="_blank">www.journeyofworship.com</a><span>. He is married to Beck; together they parent Max and Maggie.</span></p>
Chris Kuti

Chris Kuti (Guest Writer)

<p>Chris Kuti is a Worship Pastor at <a href="http://LifeChurch.tv" target="_blank">LifeChurch.tv</a>. With 17 physical locations across the country and services at church online, it's LifeChurch.tv's mission to lead people to become fully devoted followers of Christ. Before serving as worship pastor, Chris traveled the country for 8 years leading worship at conferences, camps, and most recently as 1/2 of CCM pop/rock duo Chris and Conrad. Chris has numerous songwriting credits on billboard charting songs and albums in today's Christian music. &#160;Chris and his wife Mary live in the Oklahoma City, OK area and are about to have their first child, Liam Christopher, this Christmas.</p>
Chris Olson

Chris Olson

<p><span>Chris has been involved in worship ministry in some way for over 20 years, ranging from worship team guitarist/bassist/drummer to staff worship pastor. Chris presently serves as one of the worship leaders at Grace Church in Overland Park, KS, and is also a songwriter with a passion to write songs for the local church.&#160;&#160;Chris married WAY up when his wife Rachel said &#8220;I do,&#8221; and they have two awesomely awesome kids, Aedan and Caitlin.</span></p>
Chris Vacher

Chris Vacher (Guest Writer)

<p><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="http://www.chrisfromcanada.com/" target="_blank">Chris Vacher</a> has been a worship leader since 1998, on staff at his church near Toronto since 2005.&#160;Chris is the founder of&#160;<a href="http://worshiprises.ca/" target="_blank">WorshipRises</a>, a national movement of Canadian worship leaders committed to developing worship resources for and from the Canadian church.&#160;</span>Chris is married to Sonya and they have four children.&#160;</p>
Dustin Smith

Dustin Smith

<p><span class="il">Dustin</span>&#160;is an Integrity Music artist, songwriter and worship leader, who has a desire to see the nations ignited with a passion for worship. With an unyielding love for God and His people,&#160;<span class="il">Dustin</span>&#160;has been able to cross denominational lines with his music. He has an attitude that gives God all the glory, and that attitude transcends age, race, color and creed.&#160;<span class="il">Dustin</span>&#160;has an international appeal and has impacted nations such as Uganda, Malaysia, the United Kingdom, Japan, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United States. He has released independent albums including&#160;<em>Healing Waters</em>,&#160;<em>Open the Floodgates</em>,&#160;<em>Everything Inside Me</em>&#160;and&#160;<em>You Are the Fire</em>&#160;which has been re-released with Integrity Music as&#160;<em>Rushing Waters</em>.&#160;</p>
Elias Dummer

Elias Dummer

<p dir="ltr"><span>As 1/4th of the Juno and Covenant Award winning band </span><a href="http://thecityharmonic.com/" target="_blank"><span>The City Harmonic</span></a><span>, Elias has traveled the world to worship with churches and Christians of almost every tradition. He is passionate about theology, culture, and the Church, as well as songwriting, worship leading, and all the ways these things collide. As a writer, Elias has contributed to Huffington Post, Worship Leader Magazine, AllAboutWorship.com, and more - in addition to regularly posting at his own blog, </span><a href="http://eliasdummer.com/" target="_blank"><span>eliasdummer.com</span></a><span>. Though originally from Hamilton (Ontario, Canada) Elias now lives in Nashville, TN with his wife Meaghan, and their four kids.</span></p>
Eric Rubio

Eric Rubio (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Eric Joseph Rubio is a music educator, church musician, and arts administrator from Chicago&#160;<span>He currently serves as Orchestra Director at Calvary Memorial Church in Oak Park, Illinois.&#160;</span>You can find his blog at&#160;<a href="http://ericjosephrubio.blogspot.com" target="_blank">ericjosephrubio.blogspot.com</a></span></p>
Erica Boutwell

Erica Boutwell

Erin Cameneti

Erin Cameneti (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Erin leads worship at Believers Church in Warren, Ohio. Her heart is simple: help people connect with God through honest and authentic moments of worship in His presence. As the daughter of a worship leader, Erin was exposed to God&#8217;s presence from an early age. Today, as a singer/songwriter, wife, and mother, her passion is to see people of all ages get rooted in their local church and watch God&#8217;s call become a reality!</span></p>
George Lim

George Lim (Guest Writer)

<p><span>George has been involved in worship and youth ministries for the past 6 years. He is currently finishing up his Bachelor's in Biblical Studies and plans to enter a Graduate Theology program next year. He and his wife, Janelle, have three sons: George, Kade, and Nole. They recently moved to Escondido, CA where they attend Cross Connection Escondido. They are also planning on church planting but are waiting on the Lord's timing.</span></p>
Glenn Stout

Glenn Stout

<p>Glenn is a husband, father and bass player for Witness, the Worship band at Church by the Chesapeake. Glenn grew up in San Diego, CA but now lives in Saint Leonard, Maryland with his beautiful wife, Geoya, and their 5 kids. Glenn&#8217;s desire is to see believers come to know God better through praise and worship. When he&#8217;s not on the road as a result of his job with the US Navy as a program manager for Foreign Military Sales, Glenn leads the men&#8217;s ministry at his church. He is also an avid sports fan and can be found cheering on the Washington Redskins, Washington Capitals, Washington Nationals, DC United, and the SDSU Aztecs!</p>
Jake Richards

Jake Richards

<p><span id="docs-internal-guid-b02f1b8c-ca6c-9f26-a562-ca2e638b8ab7"><span>Jake is a husband and father in small-town New Mexico. He has served over a decade as a volunteer worship leader and songwriter, and builds homes for a living.</span></span></p>
James Tealy

James Tealy (Guest Writer)

<p><a href="http://www.jamestealy.com/" target="_blank">James</a> is the worship pastor in Redemption City Church, a young church plant in Franklin, TN. He also teaches in the songwriting program at Belmont University, for the National Praise and Worship Institute at Trevecca University, and is an award-winning songwriter with songs recorded by Kari Jobe, Josh Wilson, Chris August and many others. Redemption City Church has just released a new collection of worship songs written in their first year. "Songs of Redemption City" can be purchased here:&#160;<a rel="url" href="http://t.co/bJQ7yRtMrH" target="_blank">bit.ly/SongsOfRC</a>&#160;Plus,&#160;free chord charts, lyric videos and theology onesheets can be found here:&#160;<a rel="url" href="http://t.co/DoGyr8odID" target="_blank">bit.ly/SORCresources</a>.</p>
Jasmine Green

Jasmine Green

<p><span>Hailing from Sydney, Australia, Jasmine is (in priority order) a follower of Jesus Christ, a Music Director at Riverlands Christian Church together with her husband James, a Worship Leader and lyricist for Australian praise and worship band Seeing Verity, and a dreamer with unscaled proportions.</span></p>
Jason Houtsma

Jason Houtsma (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Husband, Dad, Songwriter, Worship Leader, Guitar Instructor for&#160;</span><span class="js-display-url"><a href="http://WorshipArtistry.com" target="_blank">WorshipArtistry.com</a>&#160;</span><span>and Seattle Seahawks fan.</span></p>
Jenna Grace Hamilton

Jenna Grace Hamilton

<p><a href="http://www.humblegrace.com" target="_blank">Jenna</a> is a worship leader and songwriter from Tennessee.&#160;<span>She enjoys using her songs and stories to tell of God's faithfulness in her own life in hopes to inspire others to trust in Jesus. She loves leading worship, riding horses, and spending time with her family in Charleston, SC.</span></p>
Joel Paul

Joel Paul

<p><span>Joel grew up in Kansas City and began playing music at an early age. While his first musical lessons were for the accordion, he found his passion with guitar, mixed in a few years of flute, and has picked up bass the last three years. A husband for twenty years, and the father of two teenagers he plays bass and guitar as part of a praise team at a local congregation in the midtown corridor of Kansas City.</span></p>
Joel Rockemann

Joel Rockemann

<p>Joel has been leading worship for 8 years and loves songwriting, story telling and he thinks bacon is wonderful in every way. He and his family are recent transplants to California from Rolla, Missouri. He currently serves on staff as a Worship Leader at St. Paul&#8217;s Lutheran Church in Tracy, CA. His happiest times are going on wacky family adventures with his beautiful wife, Ingrid, their hilariously sweet two kids and their golden retriever.</p>
Jolie Ozbun

Jolie Ozbun

<p><span>Jolie has served in the church most of her life performing in worship teams, at church retreats and conferences. She has also served as a youth Sunday school teacher and a children's/youth choir leader. &#160;She has ministered outside the church for Save-A-Life as a music leader and counselor, and has performed for nursing homes, shelters, and other churches. She earned her degree in English with a minor in music from Bob Jones University. Currently, she works as an adult reading teacher, and spends her spare time singing, songwriting, playing guitar, and enjoying family. She lives in Tallahassee, Florida with her husband Greg and their three children.</span></p>
Jon Nicol

Jon Nicol (Guest Writer)

<p>Jon Nicol is a worship pastor, coach, blogger and author of "The SongCycle: How to Simplify Worship Planning and Re-Engage Your Church." You can learn more about him and his many free resources at <a href="http://www.worshipteamcoach.com/" target="_blank">WorshipTeamCoach.com</a>.</p>
Joseph Drinkard

Joseph Drinkard

<p>Joseph is a husband and father to two twin boys currently serving as Worship Arts Pastor for The Oasis in Farmington, New Mexico. He has been involved in worship ministry since 2005 serving the Church by way of local church ministry, camps, conferences, and worship recordings. Joseph is a Bachelor of Music Ministry from Southwestern Assemblies of God University. He is an advocate for music education within the local church and has served as a contributor for several ministry resources.</p>
Josh Canady

Josh Canady (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Josh serves as a volunteer worship leader at Grace Church in Overland Park, Kansas. He is also a singer/songwriter whose music can be found at&#160;</span><a href="http://joshcanady.com" target="_blank">www.joshcanady.com</a></p>
Julianna Morlet

Julianna Morlet

<p><a href="http://www.juliannamorlet.com/" target="_blank">Julianna</a> is a worship leader and songwriter, along with her husband Tyson, at Shoreline Church in Austin, TX.</p>
Julie Terwilliger

Julie Terwilliger

<p><span>Julie is a business owner, designer, worship leader, and iPhoneographer. She loves Jesus, elevating others, laughing &amp; living life to the fullest with her husband &amp; son in Michigan.</span></p>
Keith Terwilliger

Keith Terwilliger (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Pastor, Executive Administrator and Business/ Leadership Consultant. This drummer/ musician and junkie for collecting rare bibles, has a heart for God and greatness, but most of all a heart to be close to Him. Keith resides in Michigan with his wife and son.</span></p>
Kelly Puckett

Kelly Puckett (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Kelly has been involved in worship ministry since middle school. She is passionate about singing and writing music, and loves to learn more about the art of worship songwriting. A North Carolina native, she currently lives in Akron, OH leading a Campus Ministry with her husband Mike. Her dream is to be part of a worship band, and&#160;tour across the country to lead worship for various churches.</span></p>
Madison Farren

Madison Farren

Mathew Reames

Mathew Reames

<p><span>Mathew is a missionary and a worship leader serving the global body of Christ through worship training, biblical teaching, and evangelism. He resides in Lawrence, KS and Serves at Eagle Rock Church when not on the mission field.</span></p>
Matt Perkins

Matt Perkins

<p><span>Since 2007, Matt has served as the Worship Arts Pastor at Faith Assembly in Orlando. He, and his wife, Marybeth, have served in full-time ministry since 1992, leading worship ministries in Florida, Wisconsin, California, Colorado, and Illinois.&#160;</span><span>The local church is a key focus in Matt&#8217;s ministry. He is determined to affect positive change and to see worship leaders reach their full potential through holistic leadership. Matt is a regular host on the All About Worship Podcast.</span></p>
Meagan Newell

Meagan Newell

Melissa Radke

Melissa Radke (Guest Writer)

<p>Melissa Radke is the Creative Director and Worship Leader at <a href="http://www.lufkin.org/" target="_blank">LFA</a>. She loves Jesus, movie popcorn and telling her friends what to do with their hair. You can follow her on Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/melissaleeradke" target="_blank">@melissaleeradke</a></p>
Michael King

Michael King

Mike Kim

Mike Kim (Guest Writer)

<p>Mike is a consultant, blogger, and lead pastor based in New Jersey. He is proud to have been one of the early podcast guests of All About Worship. Read more of his stuff at <a href="http://mikekim.tv/about/" target="_blank">MikeKim.tv</a>&#160;or follow him on Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/mikekimtv" target="_blank">@mikekimtv</a>.</p>
Nick Morrow

Nick Morrow (Guest Writer)

<p>Nick Morrow is a worship artist and writer from Columbus, IN. He loves telling stories, pushing creative boundaries, and seeing people connect with God. He contributes to various Christian music blogs and can be found at&#160;<a href="http://www.nickmorrowmusic.com/" target="_blank">www.nickmorrowmusic.com</a>. He lives with his wife Melissa, two kids and a fake toy dog named &#8220;Lucy Boy.&#8221;</p>
Rhyan Shirley

Rhyan Shirley

<p><span>Rhyan is a songwriter/worship leader located in Franklin, TN. She is an award winning songwriter with a strong passion to write songs for The Church. While being highly involved with music ministry, she is also involved with the youth ministry at Gateway Church of Franklin. Find out more about Rhyan by visiting&#160;<a href="http://www.rhyanshirley.com/" target="_blank">RhyanShirley.com</a>.</span></p>
Rich Kirkpatrick

Rich Kirkpatrick (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Rich Kirkpatrick has been a worship leader, executive-level pastor, blogger, and speaker serving the local church for over 20 years. His award-winning blog, RKblog.com, is among the top 50 Christianity blogs, awarded in 2012 as the "Best Religion Blog" from the World Media Awards, and was an editors pick in 2011 by Worship Leader Magazine in best blogs for worship leaders.&#160;</span></p>
Scott Ingegneri

Scott Ingegneri

Scott Sidusky

Scott Sidusky (Guest Writer)

<p><span>Scott has been involved in worship ministry for the better part of 17 years. He currently serves as the Creative Arts &amp; Media Pastor at Faith Journey Church of the Nazarene in Olathe, KS. He has also recently jumped into the world of songwriting, with a passion and calling to write songs for the local church. Scott currently lives in Gardner, KS with his beautiful wife Debbie and his amazing stepdaughters, Megan and Shea.&#160;</span></p>
Sean Hill

Sean Hill (Guest Writer)

<p>Sean is a full-time <a href="http://www.uphillstudiosonline.com/" target="_blank">producer</a> and songwriter in Lawrenceville, GA.&#160;</p>
Shelly E. Johnson

Shelly E. Johnson (Guest Writer)

<p><a href="http://www.shellyejohnson.com/" target="_blank">Shelly E. Johnson</a> is a worship leader and songwriter with a desire to see people worship God unrestrained, with their whole hearts, holding nothing back. Well known for her anthem "Power of the Cross" recorded by Natalie Grant and Steve Green among others, Shelly serves on staff part time as a worship leader at First Baptist Woodstock outside the Atlanta area and travels the country leading at conferences, concerts and other events.</p>
Sophie Shear

Sophie Shear (Guest Writer)

<p><a href="http://www.sophieshear.com/" target="_blank">Sophie Shear</a> is a Commercial Vocal Coach in Nashville, TN. She coaches privately out of her studio on legendary Music Row in Nashville, travels to teach Vocal Masterclasses at churches across the Country, and sings on the worship team at her home church.</p>
Steve Reed

Steve Reed

Steve Reed

Steve Reed

Wisdom Moon

Wisdom Moon

<p>Wisdom is a husband, father, worship leader, songwriter, and Founder/CEO of All About Worship. He was born in South Korea, but spent most of his life in Silicon Valley (California), and currently resides in Nashville, TN with his wife and three kids. Wisdom has been involved in worship ministry for over 20 years. For more about Wisdom, visit <a href="http://WisdomMoon.com" target="_blank">WisdomMoon.com</a></p>