When young people start getting involved in leading worship, often their only training is a few years of observation and a couple of chats with the person in charge of the worship team. Although learning on the job is vital, I wrote the book Worship Leading Essentials as a guide to help new worship leaders work through the main issues. This website draws together inspiration from past and present, and from around the world.

About the Author

Writer, worshipper, and follower of Jesus, Richard Venable has been involved in leading worship in his church and in his family since the 1980s. Married to Teresa for almost 30 years, they have five lovely sons, and live in Southampton on the sunny south coast of England. They have been members of King’s Church Southampton since its formation.