I am a Contemporary Christian Singer Songwriter and worship leader. I currently lead worship at my church on Sundays, and I enjoy playing gigs during the week. I would love to be a part of a band that does some traveling and ministry in other churches and venues. Although I’m primarily interested in ministry, I’m open to other genres of music. I really like being a part of fundraisers and Christmas events.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 20 - 60 minutes
What to Expect
I'm very open to the needs of the gig or church service. For church services I can lead worship and play popular contemporary worship songs. For gigs, such as restaurants or other venues, I can play originals or popular country/pop favorites.. My originals consist of worship, and contemporary christian. I also have a few personal ones (I've written one about my mom, one about the loss of my aunt, and a few about relationships) but they all stem from a deep faith in Jesus Christ.
My dad has been a pastor for 20 years now. I have grown up singing in church, and I've always loved Jesus. I've been the worship leader at Knoxville City Church for over 8 years now, but It's been in the last few years that a desire has begun to stir inside of me to get outside the four walls and reach the lost and unchurched. I'm a singer/songwriter, and I love to taking my guitar and singing anywhere I can (preferably not bars unless there's a family type night during the week). I have a band that I take with me to gigs when possible. I'm open to leading worship and helping churches, coming as a contemporary artist to play my originals, and I'm interested in playing most places within the community. I currently live in Knoxville, Tn, but I'm willing to travel. I do not like to put a fee or price on my gifting, but it takes money to travel and minister, so I leave everything up for negotiation and discussion. My main focus is lost souls and ministry, God always provides!
|Steve Sears||Guitar player and Harmony|
|Wayne Ball||Bass Player|
Influences & Inspiration
This is a hard one! I'm so eclectic, there's so many... when I was young it was Amy Grant and Jaci Valesquez. Delirious was a huge influence on me and probably the band that got that writing gift stirring up inside of me. I had never heard anything like them in the Christian genre. Now I really love Martha Munizzi, anything that comes from Hillsong Church, Christy Nockels, Martin Smith, Casting Crowns, Need To Breathe, Shawn Mcdonald, Warren Barfield, Michael W. Smith, The Frey, Hanson...I'm sure there's more, but If I list anyone else I'm going to sound like I have no idea what my taste in music is!