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Testimonials for More Than Music Mentor

  • “Grant was a TREMENDOUS asset to the conference. He is articulate, thoughtful and a great worship band technician. We had great feedback from our attendees, and I would highly commend him for your church worship program or as a conference speaker.”

    Roger O’Neel
    Roger O’Neel Assoc. Prof. of Worship, Worship 4:24, Cedarville University, OH
  • “Grant has a gift of working with worship teams, sound techs, and empowering them to be the best they can be. We have really grown as a team through his coaching.”

    Carolyn Manting
    Carolyn Manting Minister of Music, First Reformed Church, Grand Haven, MI
  • “Our music team had the honor of spending a weekend with Grant, and his insight was much needed. He did a wonderful job of integrating the ‘why’ and the ‘how’ of our singing and playing. Our team benefited substantially from his visit.”

    Skylar Teel
    Skylar Teel Music Pastor, Parkview Baptist Church
  • “Awesome... This dude is like the worship whisperer!”

    Sharrett Henderson
    Sharrett Henderson CEO and founder of He Makes Us One, Titusville FL
  • "I really needed to hear what you had to say. It brought tears to my eyes. The Lord was really convicting me. It’s a wonderful thing to feel that passion for Christ again. Thank you!"

    Christina Miller
    Christina Miller More Than Music Workshop attendee, Ballardsville Baptist Church, KY
  • "Grant is an exceptional communicator who captivates his audience with stories and songs. He did an outstanding job inspiring our leaders and left a powerful mark on our church!"

    Lucas Parry
    Lucas Parry Creative Arts Pastor, Venture Christian Church, Los Gatos, CA
  • "We benefited greatly not only from Grant's knowledge, skill, and experience, but also from his humble spirit and his Godly attitude. We definitely plan on having More Than Music Mentor return to train us again in the near future."

    Pastor Travis Armstrong
    Pastor Travis Armstrong Hope Baptist Church, Manchester, ME
  • “I love the way Grant worked with our small church music teams!”

    Pastor Colleen Weirman
    Pastor Colleen Weirman Kingsley UMC, Traverse City, MI
  • "From just a couple of hours on Saturday night and then Sunday morning services, Grant effectively inspired greater musicianship, more authentic worship, and servant hearted attitudes in my people and in me."

    Rev. Daniel Young
    Rev. Daniel Young Minister of Music, First Baptist Church of Fairborn, OH
  • "In a day when churches continue to struggle over ‘worship styles’ or applaud those who ‘perform’ as musicians, Grant reminds us that God is the audience of all true 'worship.’"

    Todd Linn, PhD,
    Todd Linn, PhD, Senior Pastor, Henderson’s First Baptist Church, Henderson, KY
  • “Grant was professional, patient, and kind-spirited but very challenging.”

    Will Stevens
    Will Stevens Associate Pastor, Oakwood Baptist Church, New Braunfels TX
  • "It is obvious through his various awards and nomination that Grant is a talented and sought after musician. Once you hear him speak it is also obvious that he is gifted with a stage presence that is contagious."

    Brian D. Seay
    Brian D. Seay Artist Relations Manager, Compassion International
  • "As a Christ-follower and as a musician it is encouraging to meet a man who preaches a message of unity on stage, and then still lives it when the crowd has left the building."

    Jonathan Johnston
    Jonathan Johnston Singer/Songwriter, Augusta ME
  • "I love what Grant’s doing with More Than Music Mentor. His passion and desire to affect culture is amazing!"

    Billy Smiley
    Billy Smiley Producer, Songwriter, Musician, formerly of White Heart. Franklin, TN
  • "Grant has a way of capturing your attention and helping you focus on what’s imperative about worship.  Whether it’s singing a song, the spoken Word, or living a life of worship, he always strikes at the heart.  The Lord will use Grant to bring change to your congregation."

    Roger Byrd
    Roger Byrd Music & Worship Events, California SBC, Fresno CA
  • "Grant’s heart and mind for worship comes from a lengthy sanctification of the Holy Spirit giving him understanding that worship is our identity before it EVER becomes an activity; Grant knows this better than most I’ve met!"

    Ezra Boggs
    Ezra Boggs Founder / Chairman, The Bible and Beer Consortium, Dallas, TX
  • “Grant's workshop was informative and straightforward. Clear and articulate. Simple for the beginner to grasp and thought-provoking for the musician on a more professional level.”

    Caitlin Caggiano
    Caitlin Caggiano Pro Guitarist, Orlando, FL
  • "I always learn so much from watching Grant lead.  God has richly blessed him with the gift to draw people to God and to make musicians want to be better. Grant’s attention to detail and attentiveness to what the Spirit is doing in the room is awesome."

    Paul Mueller
    Paul Mueller Musician, RoofTop Church, St Louis, MO
  • “Grant’s passion for worship, skill as a musician, and gift for teaching beautifully combine in a clear and engaging manner that brings a richer understanding of what worship is.”

    Amy Lund
    Amy Lund Onalaska, WA
  • “What wonderful ideas he had! What helpful changes were implemented and suggested! Grant worked wonderfully with our praise team. Our whole congregation is seeing the benefits.”

    Pastor Carl Litchfield
    Pastor Carl Litchfield Kingsley UMC, Kingsley, MI
  • “Grant Norsworthy gave me many lessons and pointers on how to improve as an audio engineer and also as the Director of Technology. I instantly began to use his advice, and it has improved my workflow and the quality of the soundboard mix. His professionalism and expertise in Christian worship is excellent."

    Ryan Orr
    Ryan Orr Director of Tech and Audio Engineer, Wintersville, Ohio
  • "We were engaged from start to finish by Grant’s witty, genuine, and thoroughly informative style of communication. I continue to get comments from those who were in attendance that his workshop is still making an impact upon them and their families."

    Neal Green
    Neal Green Pastor for Music, Ballardsville Baptist Church, VA
  • “Grant Norsworthy took everyone by storm and captivated his audience by not being a ‘Talking Head’. I would highly recommend Grant Norsworthy to be a part of any worship conversation, conference, training, or clinic!” 

    Dwayne Lee
    Dwayne Lee Worship Director, Founder/Owner of Worship 4:24 Conference
  • "Having Grant come to our church to give a workshop gave the benefits of taking our entire team to a big conference! Everyone was immediately on board.”

    Will Stevens
    Will Stevens Associate Pastor, Oakwood Baptist Church, New Braunfels TX
  • "A great reminder to engage people in [songs of] worship by having a balance of space and notes.”

    Anonymous Creative Arts Team Member, Stairway Church, Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • "We loved having Grant come to ROCC and share with our team!  It was a great way to get everyone excited and better equipped to lead others in worship!  Would highly recommend him coming to minister to your team!”

    Jeffery May
    Jeffery May Creative Arts Pastor, River Oaks Community Church, TN
  • “The vitality and life that Grant Norsworthy teaches in his workshop is over the top! I have wondered for about 10 years why we had not found a leader like Grant to teach our lay leaders these important things.”

    Carolyn Thompson
    Carolyn Thompson United Methodist Church Lay Music Leader, Kingsley, MI
  • "At the heart of Grant’s message is the truth that musical worship is not a performance but a time to join as a congregation in praise to God." 

    Michael Hoskinson
    Michael Hoskinson Student Leader, Cedarville University, OH
  • "The Saturday workshop was so very helpful! I learned things I had never heard anywhere else before and God moved so very powerfully all through the songs and the message on Sunday morning. Speaking just for me and my family, I don't think our lives will ever quite be the same again."

    Birgit West
    Birgit West More Than Music Workshop attendee, El Paso, TX
  • "Grant did an exceptional job sharing relevant Biblical application to worship, both from a personal and corporate perspective. He is gifted as a clear communicator who will help your church navigate through the complex issues of worship style and musical conflict."

    Steve Hamrick
    Steve Hamrick Director of Worship & Church Music: IL Baptist State Assoc, USA
  • "Grant has a deep passion and desire to serve the Church in how and why we worship through music. He has the big picture in mind and can help your teams bring more purpose and intentionality to their vital role."

    Aaron Sands
    Aaron Sands Former bassist with Jars Of Clay & Elder, City Church of East Nashville, TN
  • "Grant Norsworthy absolutely hit it out of the park! At our conference he did an excellent job communicating what it means to truly worship God. He used visual aids, great humor, personal stories and great Biblical teaching to communicate the heart of God and what HE wants from us as HIS worshipers. I would highly recommend Grant!"

    Jordan Biel
    Jordan Biel President - Innovate Records, Pastor - Rock of Grace Church, Kinsman, OH
  • “Grant helped our team want to come together for the purpose of leading God's people, rather than a bunch of soloists or loud musicians. We rehearsed Sunday very differently and it was a special time knowing everyone was part of a team preferring one another. Wow, what a difference!”

    Ed Tomlinson
    Ed Tomlinson Minister of Music, Grace Baptist Church, Bakersfield, CA
  • “Not only was Grant's workshop musically invigorating, it was also spiritually inspiring. Grant's method of teaching is biblically focused and God honoring. His passion was infectious and left the whole group hungry to strive for excellence in what they do. Grant reminded the group how sacred worship music really is.”

    Caitlin Caggiano
    Caitlin Caggiano Pro Guitarist, Orlando, FL
  • "Our [music] team had the privilege of spending a couple of hours one evening with Grant, and the payoff was tenfold! ... I strongly encourage anyone who is looking to strengthen their team to consider bringing in Grant for a weekend or even just a few hours."

    Ryan Shipp
    Ryan Shipp Worship Pastor, Mandarin Baptist Church, Jacksonville, FL
  • “I have not found any other conference or class to be as simply profound and wholly practical as Grant’s More than a Music Mentor training. Within 2-3 weeks of implementing Grant’s ideas, we saw and heard a huge difference in our congregational singing. The Church singing loudly together is a beautiful thing to behold!”

    Pastor Josh Hall
    Pastor Josh Hall FBC Prairie Grove, Fayettville AR
  • “Grant blew us away! His message to our students on why we worship was powerful, inspiring, and convicting. Not only were his words impactful, but the visuals he used really hit home in the hearts of our students!”

    Lenny Barber
    Lenny Barber Next Gen. & Student Pastor, Grace Church, St. Louis MO
  • “With patience, experience, humility, and grace, Grant effectively delivers a compelling message focused on the essentials of God-honoring worship that urges us to let go of our well intentioned clichés, catchphrases, and showmanship and instead embrace worship from a heart that simply and fully glorifies God. Grant is a true pleasure to listen to, learn from, and work with!”

    Amy Lund
    Amy Lund Onalaska, WA
  • "Grant Norsworthy is exceptionally gifted both as a practitioner and a teacher of the worshiping arts. As a longtime artist and worship leader myself, he has my highest recommendation.”

    Rev. Rob Frazier
    Rev. Rob Frazier Assoc. Director of Staff Development, A.C.T. Intl, CCM Artist, Songwriter & Producer
  • "On Thursday I attended Grant Norsworthy’s class called 'Crafting a Sound that Invites the Congregation'. The following Sunday at our church service we were able to apply the things that were taught and our congregation sang more than they ever have! We are very thankful!"

    Ed Pohl
    Ed Pohl Audio Engineer, Covenant Life Church, Jeffersonville, IN
  • “Grant provides a service sorely needed in churches today. In just a few short hours, he was able to help us beyond what we had even hoped for. He helped ALL of our team, regardless of their skill level.”

    Matt Jones
    Matt Jones Lay leader, Mecca Community Church Cortland, OH
  • “Within the course of a one hour workshop Grant's instruction gave worship leaders and church musicians vital tools to lead efficiently.”

    Caitlin Caggiano
    Caitlin Caggiano Pro Guitarist, Orlando, FL
  • “In the few weeks since Grant’s More Than Music Workshop - with us now applying the things he taught the team - our congregational participation is much better than I’ve ever seen before. We are very grateful!”

    Fletch Archer
    Fletch Archer Instrumental Director, Hosanna Church, Mankato, MN
  • "Grant's training is invaluable! By spanning both the musical technicalities and the spiritual attitudes of the praise team, he manages to bring everyone back to the foundational basics while inciting necessary growth.”

    Holly Jones
    Holly Jones Lay leader, Mecca Community Church Cortland, OH
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