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Fred Bock Music Hour Fred Bock Music Hour - Monday, 1:00 PM

An exciting hour of interviews with some of the most creative people in church music. Hosted by Stephen Bock, this show will be more than just listening to great music. It will be a journey to better understand the people involved in its creation and how each piece can be effectively used in worship. Don't miss any of these conversations!

About Stephen Bock
Stephen Bock serves as President of Fred Bock Music Company, a job he completely enjoys. After graduating from Occidental College, Mr. Bock spent fifteen years in the television and film business, working as a writer, producer, and editor on many award winning documentaries and network specials. Following the untimely death of his father, Fred, Stephen returned to the family business in 1999 and has been there ever since. He says that his tenure in the music publishing business has been a “thrilling ride and I’m glad to be working with such universally talented and nice people.” Currently, he is the President of the Church Music Publishers Association.

Doug Lawrence Doug's Master Class - Monday, 2:00 PM
Not to be missed... Doug Lawrence hosts Doug's Master Class—a special hour with well-known composers, authors, singers, conductors and worship leaders! In-depth conversations with the guests you wish you could take to Starbucks!

About Doug Lawrence
Doug Lawrence is part of that unusual group of people for whom one career simply isn’t enough. He has served in the academic community at five institutions of higher learning,  sung in the Hollywood studios for many years in movies such as Close Encounters of the Third Kind and supplied singing voices for many of Hollywood’s biggest stars. In television he has been involved in nearly 200 network programs over a 40- year span. Doug’s bass-baritone soloist concert career has taken him around the world several times singing with nearly every major orchestra in the world under the batons of conductors such as Leonard Bernstein, Sir Georg Solti, and Erich Leinsdorf, to name a few. For more than 40 years Doug’s influence has also been felt as a conductor, visionary, and advisor to the churches of North America and parts of Asia and included major program enhancements at two of the largest Presbyterian churches in the world. More recently, Doug has become a trusted coach and advisor to business executives who rely on him to focus, clarify, and enhance their presentation and messaging skills. His clients include many major corporation CEOs. He also serves as CEO of Speaking as a Performing Art.© 

Vern Sanders Creator Radio - Monday, 3:00 PM
Vern Sanders hosts a program that explores the practical side of church music and worship ministry, with information, hints, and humor from the Creator magazine knowledge base.

About Vern Sanders
Vernon Sanders has been a rock musician, a college professor, an expatriate, a jazz pianist, a non-profit arts foundation administrator, an author, and a music publisher. He served for many years as Associate Professor/Director of Choral Activities at the University of Regina, Canada, and was Director of Music Ministry at Trinity Presbyterian Church in San Carlos, California, for 16 years before “retiring” to devote more time to his family and his position as publisher of Creator Magazine. He was the founding president of the Saskatchewan Choral Federation, the founding Executive Director of the Schuyler Institute for the Arts in Worship, and the founding Charter Member of the Association of Canadian Choral Conductors. Dr. Sanders served for nearly ten years as the Executive Director of the National Association of Church Musicians. He was for 20 years the managing partner of Thomas House Publications, a music publishing company which was subsequently purchased by the Fred Bock Music Company. His published choral works appear in a number of catalogs, and choirs under his direction have appeared on regional and national radio and television in the US and Canada. He is a frequent workshop leader and guest speaker throughout North America.

Wade Odum Creator Tech Talk - Monday, 4:00 PM

Creator Tech Talk is a program focused on the bridging of gaps that can arise between those leading in Worship and those serving in a media technical capacity. Join Wade as he features practical suggestions with problem solving techniques for those who seek unity between the “folks in the back” and the “folks up front.” Listen to interviews with Media Tech Engineers, as well as Music Ministers and Worship Leaders alike.  If you have a Tech question you’d like answered, please email Wade at and he will try to answer it in a future broadcast!

About Wade Odum

Wade Odum has over 35 years of media technology experience, beginning by running sound for his Jr. High school events as well as being one of two child volunteers to run sound for his church’s Sunday morning services. He gained multimedia experience by going to work at KCSM, where his father was the station manager for several years.  Wade has served two of California’s largest Presbyterian Churches: as Chief Audio Engineer/Technician with Menlo Park Presbyterian, and as Director of Media Technologies with Fair Oaks Presbyterian.  He is an accomplished musician, performing on stages and leading worship in churches in California, Colorado, and in Africa.  An accomplished writer and arranger, and a published author, he frequently speaks at conventions and conferences on the subject of Media Technologies.

Steve Amerson Notes of Encouragement Featuring the Music of Steve Amerson - Tuesday, 11:00 AM
Steve Amerson is one of Inspirational music’s signature voices. Enjoy an hour of his music and his commentary on these great songs.

About Steve Amerson
Steve Amerson is one of Inspirational music's signature voices. He has been a guest soloist for Billy Graham Crusades and has ministered alongside well-known pastors and authors including Charles Swindoll, Jack Hayford and David Jeremiah. In the Hollywood entertainment community, Steve is a sought-after studio singer who has been heard on the soundtracks of over 150 major motion pictures, and numerous television shows, commercials and video games. He was one of three tenors chosen to record demonstration tapes used by Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo and Jose Carreras in preparation for “The 3 Tenors” performances, and has been a featured soloist with symphonies around the country and overseas. He made his Carnegie Hall debut in 2006 in the world premiere of Ed Lojeski's Missa America.

Steve is also thrilled to be a musical ambassador for the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation and Society as he sings for their events throughout the United States. Steve has released 15 CDs of sacred, Christmas, patriotic and inspirational Broadway selections.

Steve, his wife, Kristine and their two children live in Granada Hills, California.

Dan McGowan Just Pure Laughs - Tuesday, NOON

Spend your Tuesday lunch hour laughing along with some of Christian comedy’s funniest men and women!  You’ll enjoy clean, non-offensive comedy and musical parody suited for the entire family, your fellow employees or staff members and more!

Episode #1 – Highlighting the hilarious comedy of Stephen B, Dennis Tooley, Brent Reed and Dan McGowan – aka: The Heavyweights of Clean Comedy.

About Dan McGowan

Dan McGowan is an established composer and songwriter of Christian songs for children and adults.  His songs have appeared on audio and video projects produced by several top publishers in the Christian marketplace.  When he is not writing songs for worship, Dan tours the country as a clean/Christian comic and entertainer helping churches put together outreach events and making people laugh for appreciation dinners, banquets, fundraisers, session meetings and more! (Okay, not sessions meetings… nobody laughs at session meetings…) Dan, who was a 1st Place Winner in the 2009 Branson Comedy Festival, and appeared on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” is based out of Denver, Colorado. Find out more about Dan’s comedy and booking info at

Mark Lawson With Hearts & Hands & Voices - Tuesday, 1:00 PM

Join Mark Lawson, President of MorningStar Music Publishers, for a review of new choral publications and tried and true favorites from the MorningStar catalog.

About Mark Lawson

Mark Lawson has been President of MorningStar Music Publishers since 1997.He is also active in the Church Music Publishers Association and the National Music Publishers Association. Prior to joining MorningStar he served as Minister of Music in churches in Missouri and Louisiana. From 1997 to 2003 he conducted the Gateway Ringers, a select handbell ensemble active in the St. Louis metro area. He remains active as a clinician and writer.

Joseph Martin Let Music Live! The Sacred Sounds Of Shawnee Press - Thursday, 1:00 PM
Join host Joseph Martin for an hour of inspiring music featuring new music from the writers and composers of Shawnee Press.

First Program Description:
Anthems for Christmas and advent will be presented along with Joseph's new cantata "The Mystery and Majesty".

About Joseph Martin
Joseph Martin is Director of Sacred Publications of Shawnee Press, overseeing the editorial and creative direction of the company. He has performed solo piano recitals and has been the featured artist with symphony orchestras in the United States and Mexico. Though he continues to perform in concert, he now devotes his efforts to playing in churches and for conferences of church musicians. His first solo piano recording, American Tapestry, was nominated for a Dove Award. This He has recorded for Yamaha's Disklavier series and has composed hundreds of commissioned works. Recognized throughout the United States for his many choral compositions, Joseph has over a thousand compositions are currently in print. His music can be heard in such diverse locations as Carnegie Hall in New York City; the Lawrence Welk Theatre in Branson, Missouri; and in hundreds of worship services in churches across the United States and Canada.

Marcia McFee Marcia McFee - COMING SOON
Dr. Marcia McFee is a national worship designer, leader, professor, artist and preacher who has been consulting with churches for almost 20 years. With a first career in professional musical theater and dance, and then a seminary and PhD education, she brings the sensibility of an artist, the depth of a theologian, the heart of a minister and the ability to break it all down into do-able processes for worship teams of any size of church or style of worship. She lives in the Lake Tahoe region where she holds training retreats for worship designers and hosts "The Worship Design Studio," an online year-long worship planning aid.

First program Description:
"O, Lord! Is it Sunday Already?! Five Ways to Create Vital Worship Without Getting Burned Out"

Want to know how to create vital, meaningful, sensory-rich worship WITHOUT getting burned out? Want to know how to do that even without a big budget? Spend an hour with nationally-renowned worship designer and leader, Marcia McFee, learning how to renew your worship and your passion for preparing it, get more people to help (in helpful ways), and stop saying "O, Lord! Is it Sunday Already?!"

The Mark Hayes Hour - Wednesdays at 1:00 PM The Mark Hayes Hour - COMING SOON
Spend an hour with Mark Hayes. Hear his newest choral creations, his favorite anthems and the stories behind them. Be inspired by his talents at the keyboard. Get the inside track on what’s on the drawing board from one of America’s favorite composers and arrangers of sacred music.

About Mark Hayes
Mark Hayes is an internationally known composer, arranger, concert pianist, and clinician whose choral, orchestral and solo piano works are widely acclaimed and performed throughout the world. His personal catalog includes over 700 compositions and arrangements, and he is especially known for his unique choral settings which draw from diverse styles such as gospel, jazz, pop, folk, and classical to achieve a truly “American sound.” His solo piano album, "I've Just Seen Jesus," received the Dove Award, the equivalent to a Grammy in gospel music. He has been contracted to score his first feature film in 2010.


Worship Channel Programing - All Times Pacific


Listen during the shows for tips on Expressive Worship from Tom Jackson Productions as well as encouragement and insights from Max Lucado, TobyMac, Mark Merrill’s Family Minute and more…

5:00 AM to 7:00 AM 20 The Countdown Magazine
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM Worship Team Training
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM Wade Odum - Creator Tech Talk
9:00 AM to 9:30 AM The Monica Coates Show
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM New Music Update
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM Richie Fike - Living in the Moment
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM Rick Muchow – Living a Life of Worship
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM  Under the Radar
1:30 PM to 2:00 PM The Monica Coates Show
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM A Heart For Freedom - Chai Ling
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Worship Team Training
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Rick Muchow – Living a Life of Worship
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM 20 The Countdown Magazine
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Worship Team Training
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM Wade Odum - Creator Tech Talk
9:00 PM to 9:30 PM The Monica Coates Show
9:30 PM to 10:30 PM Richie Fike - Living in the Moment
10:30 PM to 11:30 PM Rick Muchow – Living a Life of Worship
11:30 AM to 12:30 AM  Under the Radar
12:30 AM to 1:30 AM New Music Update
1:30 AM to 2:00 AM The Monica Coates Show
2:00 AM to 3:00 AM A Heart For Freedom - Chai Ling
3:00 AM to 5:00 AM 20 The Countdown Magazine

Worship Team Training
Branon Dempsey & Derek Williams

Worship Team Training serves church worship ministries by providing live workshops and online resources to help inspire, create and transform the leading of worship since 2002. Branon Dempsey responded to God's call to ministry in 1993 to help connect people to Christ through worship ministry. In the same way, God has called you - to reach people for His purposes. The Lord desires for His people to respond to Him in worship as a life - not as a style. The question is, how are you being equipped to reach people through your gifts and skills that is focused in a way that rightly honors the Lord while edifying His Church?

Expressive Worship
Tom Jackson Productions

Tom Jackson, the #1 Live Music Producer in the industry, helps artists and worship teams develop their songs into “unique memorable moments.” Expressive Worship is a creation of Tom Jackson Productions. It was inspired by Tom’s unique giftedness for helping singers and musicians connect emotionally to the people listening to them, and by Tom’s passion in believing that worship is one of the most important places to have that connection. The Expressive Worship tips from Tom and his team will help you to more effectively guide your worship teams, your own calling as a worship artist, and other Christian musicians into serving as channels of God’s grace. Tom created specific methods and resources based on his seasoned and proven Live Music Methods.

Living A Life Of Worship
Rick Muchow (Saddleback Church)

Rick Muchow is the Pastor of Worship at Saddleback Church. He has been serving faithfully at Saddleback for 21 years and oversees the Worship Arts ministry which consists of the Creative Arts, Technical Arts and Worship Leadership Teams. Rick also serves as one of 7 Elders which serve the ministry at Saddleback. Rick has recorded 11 albums and has 84 songs registered with CCLI. Encouraging Music publishes all of Rick’s music including sheet music and companion resources for the Worship Leader and congregations worldwide ( Rick is the author of The Worship Answer Book published by Thomas Nelson and is a Contributing Editor for Christianity Today’s Leadership Journal.

Creator Tech Talk
Wade Odum

Creator Tech Talk is a program focused on the bridging of gaps that can arise between those leading in Worship and those serving in a media technical capacity. Join Wade as he features practical suggestions with problem solving techniques for those who seek unity between the “folks in the back” and the “folks up front.” Listen to interviews with Media Tech Engineers, as well as Music Ministers and Worship Leaders alike. Wade Odum has over 35 years of media technology experience. Wade has served two of California’s largest Presbyterian Churches: as Chief Audio Engineer/Technician with Menlo Park Presbyterian, and as Director of Media Technologies with Fair Oaks Presbyterian.

Indie Extreme’s Living in the Moment
Richie Fike

Indie Extreme’s "Living In The Moment" is hosted by Richie Fike of Fike & Dana. The show is a “Dan Patrick Show” styled talk show with discussions on worship as well as interviews with artists, worship leaders, and songwriters. It also includes a weekly Indie Extreme artist spotlight! Join us each week for a fun and insightful connection with worship leaders “Living in the Moment”.  Indie Extreme is a label services company partnering with industry distribution giant Universal Music Christian Group to provide major label services to independent artists and labels. Over the last 2 years, Indie Extreme has worked with worship songwriter and artist Richie Fike of the award-winning band, Fike & Dana to accomplish the development of their music, goals and brand. Richie is the full time Worship Pastor at Vanguard Church in Colorado Springs, CO and a writer with Integrity Music Publishing. Fike & Dana won “Song of The Year” at GMA in the Rockies 2008 for their worship song “Ascend to Heaven”. The song was picked up along with “Not Just A Story” by Lillenas Publishing and included in the 2009 Easter Choral Program titled “Ascend to Heaven”. Fike and Dana were named the 2009 New Artist in Worship Leader Magazine and have had several featured stories over this past year along with the inclusion of “Who is Like the Father” in the October 2009 SongDiscovery.

The Monica Coates Show
Author and educator Monica Coates hosts a spirited half-hour filled with practical insight for rising worship leaders, artists, songwriters and musicians.  Drawing from nearly two decades of music industry experience, Coates explores the core issues affecting the artistic, professional and spiritual development of today’s creative community.

About The Host
Monica Coates is an 18-year veteran of the Gospel music industry with experience in artist management, publicity, radio promotions and A&R.  Over the course of her diverse career, she has worked at the top Gospel labels---EMI Gospel and Verity---and with a variety of artists, including Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, CeCe Winans and Aaron Neville. She is the author of The Beginner’s Guide To The Gospel Music Industry (Paul Marchell Publishing) and an adjunct professor at Belmont University’s Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business in Nashville, TN.’s New Music Update
Bill Lurwick

Since 2006, has been giving listeners a quick introduction to what's new each week in Christian music. The New Music Update with Bill Lurwick will help keep you "in the know" about Christian music releases.

20 The Countdown Magazine
Jon Rivers

Jon Rivers counts down the Top 20 AC Christian singles, as compiled by CRW Radio Advisor. Includes Christian Music News, weekly Artist Spotlight, and Jon's Future Favorite.

Power Praise
Ray Gauthier & Adrian Scott

Power Praise is a weekly, 2-hour music show featuring independent artist singles from CRW’s Global AC, CHR, and INSPO charts. Also includes the best releases from major artists. Hosted by Ray Gauthier and Adrian Scott.

Under the Radar
Dave Trout

Under The Radar highlights some of the best undiscovered and under-appreciated tunes from Christian artists. Host Dave Trout shares stories, spiritual insight, and exclusive artist interviews to discover the depth of faith and creativity found in the music.

Family Minute
Mark Merrill

The Family Minute with Mark Merrill offers practical advice on marriage, parenting and family relationships. The Family Minute with Mark Merrill is heard by millions of listeners each week and is broadcast on more than 165 mainstream stations in 37 states, as well as SIRIUS XM Satellite Radio and American Forces Network. We are excited to bring you Mark’s insights spread throughout our CLN shows and programming.

A Heart For Freedom - Chai Ling

Something is wrong in China… terribly wrong.  On June 4, 1989 Chinese soldiers gunned down hundreds of nonviolent civilian protestors in the streets of Beijing. Cha Ling, commander-in-chief of the student protesters, tells her story and ultimately the path to true freedom.


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