What is Ignite Worship?

If you are a Worship Pastor, Worship Leader, Music Director, Singer, Musician, Songwriter, or Sound Tech in a worship team or interested in pursuing this ministry, you do not want to miss this! Your entire team will be empowered with knowledge, new skills, and techniques, that will allow your teams to excel in excellence through their God given gifts and talents, Igniting a passion for true worship that will overflow into your congregation.

Ignite Worship Workshop - Saturday, October 20, 2018
Check-in & Breakfast - 9:00AM
Morning Worship - 9:30AM - Ignite Worship Team From The Harvest
Night of Worship - 6:00PM with Anna Byrd, Holly Crider, Sion Alford, Scott Allen, Joy Sneed, and Chris Knox OF GATEWAY WORSHIP from Southlake TX- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Early Bird - $35.00 (June1-July 31)
Regular - $45.00 (Aug1-Oct 5)
Door - $65.00 (Oct 20)
Price includes:
     Breakfast, lunch, dinner, all snacks and drinks, materials, breakout sessions, and night of worship

Address: The Harvest in Oak Grove, AR
GPS Address: 9866 HWY 21N, Berryville, AR 72616
Phone: 870-749-2750
[email protected]

Lodging in Area
Morningside Hotels and Condos:   Blue Eye, MO - 8 minutes from the Harvest

Laquinta Inn:  Hollister, MO - 30 minutes from the Harvest 
To receive the discounted rate mention the Ignite Worship Conference
2-Queen Room- $109.00
1-King Room-$99.00
Room includes free breakfast and indoor pool.
Rooms will not be available at the discounted rate after September 19, 2018

Eureka Springs AR - 30 minutes from the church

Harrison AR - 35 minutes from the church


General Sessions:

Heart of Worship - (Sion Alford)
       This session is for everyone in the auditorium 

Panel Q&A session
       (Sion Alford, Anna Byrd, Holly Crider, Joy Sneed, Chris Knox, Scott Allen, Angel Spicer, Brittany Harris)
       This session is for everyone in the auditorium 

Night of Worship - 6:00PM - with Anna Byrd, Holly Crider, Sion Alford, Scott Allen, Joy Sneed, and Chris Knox         of GATEWAY WORSHIP from Southlake TX- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Main Sessions:

Taking your team to the next level - Charting, Effective Communication with Your Band/Vocal's -
(Angel Spicer)

Fundamentals for the modern worship team - How to Pick Your Song Set & How to Create Smooth Transitions Between Worship Songs - (Angel Spicer)

Ear-Q Settings - A fun way to look at all those equalizer settings.  What does it all mean and does it really matter?  Scott and Rob will help you make sense of the EQ section of your console and help you make the most of your old or new gear installed in your facility.We will also be able to answer questions about lighting, video, projection, streaming services and any other church production need - (SRM Productions)

K.I.S.S. – Keep It Simple Stu…Wait a minute did he just call me stupid?  No not at all!  Scott and Rob want to help you make the most out of the least amount of stuff.  Find out some tricks of the trade to clean up your production and still make it spectacular. We will also be able to answer questions about lighting, video, projection, streaming services and any other church production need - (SRM Productions)

Worship Band Dynamics  - Sion Alford, Joy Sneed, Chris Knox, Scott Allen)

Song Writing  - (Sion Alford)

Flowing in the prophetic - (Brittany Harris) 

The Pastor/Worship Leader Relationship - (Michael Dominguez)

Introducing Multi-Tracks to Your Team - Learn practical steps to implement these amazing resources into your worship service. Raise the quality of sound and stability of your team - (Randall Robinson)

Cohesiveness between the rhythm section - Bass & Drum section - (Joy Sneed, Chris Knox)

Vocal Health and Technique - (Anna Byrd and Holly Crider)

Authenticity and Excellence - (Anna Byrd)

Vocal Directing - How to Lead a Team Effectively - (Anna Byrd)

Meet The Team
    Dr. Sion Alford serves as an Associate Campus Pastor at Gateway Church's North Fort Worth Campus. Sion has over 30 years of worship leadership experience and has served at Gateway Church as an Executive Worship Pastor for 10 years overseeing a staff of over 15 worship leaders. As a worship leader, musician, teacher, author, songwriter, administrator and pastor, Sion offers a unique perspective to worship pastors and leaders through his informative and practical teaching. Sion's recent book, "Divine Detours," has been met with phenomenal response as Sion has traveled around the world ministering to congregations and church leadership who desire an intimacy with God that goes beyond the music to a place of continual relationship with the Father. Sion is passionately in love with his best friend and wife of 26 years, Shannon, and their full quiver of eight children.
    Joy has played secular and gospel music on national and international stages. He's a studio musician/music director and has played for television recordings reaching 44 million people daily. He has played for artist like Carmen, Andy Williams, Marvin Winans, Rita Springer, Cindy Cruse-Ratcliff and many more. Joy is currently a musician for Gateway Worship at Gateway Church in Southlake Texas.
    Anna leads worship at Gateway Church in Southlake, Texas. Moving to the states at the age of 2 from the Ukraine, Anna came from very humble beginnings. She began leading worship at 10 years old and has worked in Children's Ministry, Youth Ministry, and Adult Ministry ever since. As she continued to pursue God's heart in worship, He opened up so many doors and she was able to work with artists such at Kari Jobe, Matt Maher, Matthew West, Cece Winans, and many more. She is very involved in worship at her church and has been blessed to be a part of a few of their albums including "Walls" and "Monuments". She has also already been honored with a Dove Award. Anna's heart is for people to experience God's presence in worship in such a tangible way that it would become a lifestyle. For God's children to be set free in His presence and hear the Holy Spirit in a new way."
    Brittany Harris is a 33 year old anointed minister of worship. She has devoted over 2 decades of her life to pursuing the call on her life of ministering in praise and worship. She is a songwriter and recording artist. She has headlined for Dr Perry Stone, Pastor Paula White-Cain, and Pastor John Hagee at the CUFI Summit in Branson,Mo. She is excited to share her teachings on flowing in the prophetic during worship and fostering the seeds that God has planted within you.
    Randall is a singer, songwriter, and recording artist that currently plays the acoustic guitar, sings, and has operated our multi-tracks here at Harvest for the last 2 1/2 years. He has played at many venues, churches, and has also fronted for Perry Stone, Paula-White Caine, and opened worship for Bethel’s Kristen Dimarco. Randall was a worship and youth leader for 7 years and uses this experience to lead others to Christ through Worship. He says, “My utmost desire is to lead others into the presence of God through music. If I can help change someone’s life through what God has given me musically then I will have been blessed.”
    Pastor Michael Dominguez is currently serving as Lay Pastor at THE HARVEST in Oak Grove, Ar. He and his wife have served in pastoral ministry for 28 years. They have served in multiple ministry positions as senior pastor of Estancia First Assembly of God in Estancia , NM for ten years, youth pastors, children church leaders, and men & women's leaders. Michael is a man full of the Holy Spirit, faith, and wisdom. He is a passionate teacher of God's Word and has a very deep passion for developing leaders so they can walk out their destiny in the ministry God has called them.
    Chris Knox is a very talented and progressive drummer/musician with a wide musical vocabulary. Influenced by the likes of other drummers such as Dave Weckl, Chris Coleman, JoJo Mayer, and Dennis Chambers, Chris has a unique and distinguished style that adds a positive vibe to all genres of music. Since receiving his Bachelor of Music Business degree from The University of Texas at Arlington, Chris has worked as a musician and/or business consultant for local and national recording artists. Chris just most recently completed a 20 city stadium/arena tour where he had the opportunity to play with artists like, Gateway Worship, CeCe Winans, Matthew West, and Sheila Walsh. Chris also stays busy as the Music and Youth Director for Boys and Girls Club of Fort Worth, playing for multiple artists and ministries, doing session work, and clinics. Chris teaches private lessons to numerous students including some of the most talked about up and coming prodigy drummers. Chris teaches at The Kings University. He is also apart of the Gateway Church worship team as a musician and an instructor for their Worship Team Academy. Chris is an endorser of Sonor Drums, Vic Firth Drumstcks, Sabian Cymbals, Remo Drumheads, Gibraltar Hardware, 1964 In-Ears, Presonus, Kick-Port, and Phatfoot drum products.
    Angel is currently the Worship Pastor at THE HARVEST in Oak Grove, AR. since 2006. She leads and directs a dynamic multi-piece band with anointed Worship Team. She grew up in a musical family and started opening for many top gospel artists at an early age. She has enjoyed writing and producing but loves the interaction of being a band leader and vocal director.She has traveled throughout the mid-west and the South with multiple bands opening for many top gospel artists. She has played keyboard and acting band and vocal leader for many large events for ministries such as Perry Stone, Pastor John Hagee’s (Christians United for Israel), Aaron Crabb, Jeff & Sherry Easter and many more. She is passionate about leading others into a deeper knowledge of the power of personal praise and worship in their life while teaching the importance of displaying excellence using their gifts and talents. Her heart is to lead others into God’s presence, so they can experience him in a way they have never felt.
    Scott Allen is a long-time veteran of the Christian music industry, with a history of chart-topping songs. During his tenure in the Christian music industry as an artist, writer and producer, Scott became a Grammy award winner, 5-time Grammy nominee, received multiple Dove award nominations, and shared stages and studios with artists like Mylon Le Fevre, Ricky Skaggs, Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith, and Steven Curtis Chapman. Scott is an experienced ministry leader with a passion for innovation, teaching and mentoring. He is currently an Associate Pastor at Gateway Church in Southlake, TX, and serves with Gateway Worship."
  10. SRM
    Born out of a mutual love of music and entertainment, as well as being friends since the 8th grade, Scott and Rob began a journey that includes all styles and genres of music and the arts. Both having a performance background and trained in vocal music the love for music is much more than just a passing hobby. Scott Stewart has run sound on staff at a multi-campus church as the Technical Director/Pastor, and Rob McBee was his primary audio engineer at their home campus. Rob McBee has worked shows in Branson and has done many production jobs as well. They have run sound for Jason Pritchett, LANCO, Tessa Cate, and Little River Band and many more! They have ran sound for many genres in all types of instrumentation. Scott and Rob will help you understand the most complicated digital consoles to a simple analog sound board. They do everything from DJ / MC Service, Venue/Stage Lighting, and Sound / Audio. Scott and Rob have a genuine desire to create an experience that will last a lifetime.
  11. Holly Crider
    Holly Crider
    Holly Crider has been a Gateway Worship Vocalist for 6 years. She is a Gateway Vocal Director and is a vocal coach for The Gateway Worship Team Academy. Holly and her husband Aaron Crider have been in full time worship ministry for 20 years.