Pastors' conference MUSICIANS
All Sessions, Tuesday Morning -Wednesday Morning, May 22-23
Tim Stafford is Pastor of Music Ministries at The Moody Church, where he has served for 13 years. He is also an adjunct faculty member in Moody Bible Institute's Music Department. Stafford received a B.M. from Moody Bible Institute and a M.M. in choral conducting from Northwestern University. As a vocalist, guitarist and conductor, he is committed to serving the local church by facilitating corporate worship that is God-directed, transformational and displays the unity of the Spirit. He and his wife, Heidi, have been married since 2002 and have 5 children.
Wednesday Evening, May 23 and Thursday Evening, May 24
Based out of Chicago, Community Music is the newest addition to a global church planting movement called NewThing started by COMMUNITY Christian Church with over 1,300 churches worldwide. Community Music is comprised of church planters and artists who work together to equip local and global artists and leaders in the Jesus Mission. With a church planting and multiplication DNA they are writing songs for the Church with a clear message that Love overcomes fear and that worship is bigger than just songs and Sundays.
Community Music just released their latest work, just in time for Pastors' Conference. Listen here!
Thursday Morning, May 23
Sergio Villanueva is a Worship Pastor at the Pueblo Church in West Chicago. Originally from Northern Mexico, he was a youth leader and praise director from an early age. He has collaborated on writing or translating songs for different ministries and praise projects known in Latin America over the years. One of his greatest wishes is to proclaim the beauty of the gospel through hymns and songs of praise. Happily married, he lives with his wife Rosita and their teenage children, Gabriel and Daniel, in the suburbs of Chicago.