Worship, the Arts & the Renewal of Christian Imagination

Jars of Clay
GRAMMY and Dove Awards-winning band Jars of Clay celebrates 20 years of music, recently releasing a uniquely special, fan-curated retrospective double-album of re-recorded favorites and two new songs, appropriately named 20.
Makoto Fujimura
Makoto Fujimura is an artist, writer, and speaker who is recognized worldwide as a cultural shaper, the recipient of American Academy of Religion’s 2014 Religion and the Arts Award. His new book 'Culture Care' was released in December 2014.
Citizens & Saints
Citizens & Saints is a high energy indie rock gospel band from Seattle, WA. Born in the heart of Seattle’s university district, Citizens & Saints has built a reputation for their dynamic arrangements and high intensity anthems.
Lauralee Farrar
Filmmaker/Burning Heart Productions
Lauralee Farrar is president of Burning Heart Productions and an award-winning documentary and feature filmmaker. Also the author of Praying the Hours in Ordinary Life (2010), she has recently finished filming the Praying the Hours film series. 
Gregory Wolfe
Image, founder & editor
Gregory Wolfe is the founder and editor of Image, one of America’s leading quarterly journals. He serves as Writer in Residence and Director of the low-residency MFA in Creative Writing program at Seattle Pacific University.
Nancy Beach
The SlingShot Group
Nancy Beach served as the Programming Director for Willow Creek Community Church, building a community of artists who sought to create transformational moments on Sunday morning. She currently serves as a leadership coach with the Slingshot Group.
Edwin Willmington
Composer/Fred Bock Institute of Music
Dr. Edwin M. (Ed) Willmington is the Director of the Fred Bock Institute of Music of the Brehm Center for Worship, Theology and the Arts, and Composer-in-Residence at Fuller Theological Seminary. 
Laura Marks
Artist in Residence / Fuller NW
Laura Marks is a painter and printmaker – and Alaska native who has made her home in Seattle. She views her work as narrative about life, family and faith - inspired by memory, music and nature.
Glenn McCray
Urban Impact
Glenn McCray is a spoken word artist, who currently serves as the Hub Director of Urban Impact at Emerald City Bible Fellowship, whose mission is to partner with family and communities to break the cycle of social, material, and spiritual poverty.
Scott Nolte
Taproot Theatre
Scott Nolte is the Producing Artistic Director and co-founder of Taproot Theatre Company. He oversees the artistic development of TTC’s programs and is responsible for the direction of the theatre’s mission.
Jena Lee Nardella
Jena Lee Nardella is the co-founder/chief strategy officer for Blood:Water, which she started 10 years ago alongside the band Jars of Clay. Following her vision and leadership, the organization has brought clean water access to millions in Africa.
Pam Nolte
Actress/Taproot Theatre
Pam Nolte is co-founder of Seattle’s Taproot Theatre Company, and is proud to call the company her artistic home. Taproot, founded in 1976, serves over 130,000 people a year through its resident stage productions, touring programs and acting studio.
Keith Ferrin
That You May Know Ministries
Keith Ferrin is a story-teller, author, speaker and blogger. His word-for-word presentations of Scripture have been heard all over the world. He strives to see people study the bible relationally, not just informationally.
Dan Oberg
Grunewald Guild
Dan Oberg received his MA in Marriage & Family Ministries from Fuller in 1986. He worked with youth & families for 20 years in chemical dependency, street ministry, group care, adoption services and private therapy before taking over as the Director.
Edward Yang
Theologian/Fuller Theological Seminary
Edward Yang is an adjunct professor at Fuller Theological Seminary where he is completing his PhD with a focus on theology and the art of the worship space. He enjoys art and reflecting on how it is one of God's good gifts.
Roger Feldman
Sculptor / Seattle Pacific University
Roger Feldman is a sculptor whose work has been shown throughout the globe. His most recent large-scale installations in 2014 include pieces at the Kirkland Art Center, Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena and KindlingsFest on Orcas Island, WA.
Jess Alldredge
Grace Church Seattle
Jess Alldredge is a Seattle-based multi-instrumentalist, performer, and composer. He is the Worship Arts Director at Grace Church Seattle and is part of Coastland Commons.
Dan Hammer
John Knox Presbyterian Church
Dan Hammer did his graduate/doctoral work at the Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies and currently serves as Director of Worship, Music and the Arts at John Knox Presbyterian Church in Normandy Park, WA.
Matthew Kaemingk
Theologian/Fuller Theological Seminary
Matthew is the Director of Fuller Institute for Theology and Northwest Culture. He earned an MDiv at Princeton Seminary along with doctoral degrees in Christian Ethics at Fuller Seminary and Systematic Theology from the Free University of Amsterdam.
Brian Moss
Brian Moss serves on the board of CIVA (Christians in the Visual Arts). He is a pastor, songwriter and worship leader. He currently serves as Associate Pastor at Maple Valley Presbyterian Church in Maple Valley, WA.
Benjamin C. Brody
Whitworth University
Benjamin Brody serves as Associate Professor of Music and Director of Church Music Studies at Whitworth University. At Whitworth, he teaches courses in church music, music history, and choral literature, and serves as Director of Campus Worship.