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What Does WorshipU Mean To You // The Adventure that is Jesus

John-Paul Gentile is an instructor at WorshipU as well as a staff member of the Bethel Church Worship Department, and often plays drums and acoustic guitar for Brian & Jenn Johnson, Kristene DiMarco and Steffany Gretz...

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Student Highlight: Sharing a Song With Bethel Music Writers

WorshipU On Campus offers opportunities to sit under our instructors in a small group setting and work on specific interests such as vocal lessons, guitar lessons, songwriting, and more. One of our favorite workshops...

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Connecting With Hunter Thompson

Hunter Thompson is a songwriter and worship leader with Bethel Music. He is known for his crafted lyrics and soundscapes that explore honest topics and articulate journeying with God in a fresh way. Hunter will be l...

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"Good Good Father" by Housefires - Song Review

In honor of Father’s Day, it is the perfect time to worship with the song, “Good Good Father” by Housefires. This powerful track was written by Pat Barrett and Tony Brown and was recorded in a live worship night sett...

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Worshipping With or Without a Platform - Leeland

Leeland is a worship leader and songwriter known for his 2006 debut album “The Sound of Melodies” and his most recent release “Christ Be All Around Me Live”. He is passion-filled and a dynamic worshiper, both on and ...

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Inspired to Stay Humble - Cory Asbury

Cory Asbury is a dynamic worship leader and songwriter with a wide experience of leading all over the world while on an 8 year journey with IHOP. He is currently on staff at New Life Church in Colorado Springs and ha...

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A Story About Being a Son - Leeland

Leeland is a worship leader and songwriter known for his 2006 debut album “The Sound of Melodies” and his most recent release “Christ Be All Around Me Live”. He is passion-filled and a dynamic worshiper, both on and ...

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Believing What You're Singing - Kristene DiMarco

WorshipU featured Kristene in our “Ask Me Anything” discussion and she answered questions about song-writing, her personal journey as a worship leader, and more. Join her as she shares her insight on all things worship.

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Behind the Song: Explode My Soul

Jonathan and Melissa Helser are worship leaders and songwriters whose hearts yearn to see a generation encounter the love of God. The songs they sing come from the journeys they have taken and the albums they have rec...

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WorshipU Chats: Steffany Gretzinger

Steffany Gretzinger grew up in a musical home and has been involved in worship ministry since she was a child. Steffany carries a powerful prophetic voice and pursues the Lord with raw passion, faith, and confidence i...

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WorshipU Chats: Paul Baloche

Brian Johnson sat down with long-time worship leader and songwriter, Paul Baloche. Paul has been a worship leader for over twenty years and has written a number of familiar and award-winning worship songs, including “...

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Team Dynamics: Eric Johnson

In this video, pastor Eric Johnson shares his personal experience of building and leading a team. From his early beginnings as a youth pastor in the mountain town of Weaverville to becoming the senior leader over Beth...

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Freedom in Worship: Jacob Cook's Story

We all have our stories of defining moments in our lives, personal experiences that shaped who we are and how we have come to see and understand the nature of God. Jacob Cook travels with our team, speaking and minist...

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WorshipU Chats: Amanda Cook

Amanda Cook is an award-winning singer-songwriter and worship leader originally from Medicine Hat, Canada. She is part of the Bethel Music Artist Collective, ministering as a worship leader in the US and abroad.

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WorshipU Chats: Brian Johnson and John Mark McMillan

John Mark McMillian is regarded as a prolific author of songs like “How He Loves” and “Future/Past,” but for John Mark, being a singer-songwriter and worship leader is about more than mastering a craft. He believes t...

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WorshipU Chats: Matt Stinton

ecently, we had WorshipU students send in their questions for artist, worship leader, and songwriter, Matt Stinton. Matt is a Bethel Music artist who has written some powerful songs such as This Is What You Do, Draw N...

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Future/Past - Song Review

John Mark McMillan has found his niche forging songs that balance inspiring imagery, Southern Rock ‘N’ Roll, and an authentic heart for worshiping God.

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You Make Me Brave – Song Review

Bethel Music’s recently released live album, You Make Me Brave, is stirring up passion in worshipers everywhere, all to the tune of the title track, "You Make Me Brave". Written and performed by songwriter, Amanda Coo...

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