I was honored to represent Music That Makes Community at launch of The Hymn Society's Center for Congregational Song, joining a group of 40 leaders in the field of song and hymn-writing to discuss the most important issues facing composers and writers in the church today. I was also invited to write a brief essay reflecting on the question, "What kinds of songs are needed for today's church to best intersect and witness to the world?"Read More
It's amazing to think this new vocational journey officially began just two years ago, and what a rich and rewarding time it's been. I have had the privilege of traveling alongside an incredible range of congregations, denominational bodies, and religious institutions, and I'm indebted to the clergy and leaders who have welcomed me and the singing, noticing, and exploration we've done together.Read More
I'm pleased to share this video about the PC(USA)'s Big Tent gathering in St. Louis, where I helped plan and lead worship last month. If you forward to 6'45" or so you can hear the community choir singing as well as a brief interview with me. Special thanks to Tony De La Rosa for the shout out!
I'm pleased to share a recent article from the Presbyterian Mission Agency focusing on music for this year's Big Tent gathering in St. Louis. It's been a joy to help plan music for a national event of the Presbyterian Church (USA), and I look forward to sharing worship leadership with a wonderful talented, diverse group of musicians this July!Read More
It's been a busy few weeks and I'm grateful to be back at Eden Theological Seminary for the rest of the Spring semester, working with the Chapel Choir and assisting with worship. Work also continues around the country. Take a look at what's coming next!Read More