Resource Development Specialist for Mentoring Worship Leaders
Paul Ryan is a Resource Development Specialist for mentoring worship leaders at the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and worship pastor at Calvin University. Paul's work includes mentoring students in the Worship Apprentice Program; directing weekday chapel worship services; planning for the Calvin Symposium on Worship; leading training events; developing resources for the CICW website; and networking with church and college campus worship leaders locally and nationally.
Paul's interests include the implementation and development of worship teams, planning theologically rich and culturally sensitive worship, reviving historical practices for the next generation, creating and integrating new music and media, and cultivating healthy corporate and individual worship habits. Paul is a graduate of Indiana University School of Music (BM, vocal performance) and Calvin Theological Seminary (M.Div) and is an ordained pastor in the Christian Reformed Church in North America.
Last Updated: 10/19/2020