These Are the Gifts
John's studio credits include leading an all-star choir on the Dove Award-winning CD, 'Tribute: the Songs of Andrae Crouch,' featuring such artists as Michael W. Smith, CeCe Winans and Twila Paris. As a writer, John has had songs recorded on Platinum and Double Platinum albums by Rascal Flatts, LeAnn Rimes, Diamond Rio and Bryan White, including 'So Much for Pretending' and 'Imagine That' (#1 and Top 5 hits for Bryan White and Diamond Rio). Two songs from Journey to the Jordan, 'To You' and 'The Lord's Prayer,' have been sung in worship by churches across the United States. Sheet music and charts for church and congregational use are available for licensing through CCLI. John is currently working on a Masters of Divinity degree at Yale's Institute of Sacred Music, and he is in candidacy to become a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.