Rory Noland, Guest Preacher
Rory Noland is the director of Heart of the Artist Ministries, an organization dedicated to serving artists in the church. He leads retreats for artists, speaks at workshops and conferences, mentors worship leaders, and consults with churches in the areas of worship and the arts. Rory currently leads worship for the Transforming Center, a ministry that cares for the souls of pastors and leaders. Rory is Head of the Worship Department at Nebraska Christian College where he teaches courses in worship and spiritual formation for artists. He is also a regular contributor to “Worship Leader” magazine and his “Daily Praise Offering” is posted every day at www.heartoftheartist.org. Rory is a published songwriter and has authored four books, all published by Zondervan.
Rory graduated from the Chicago Musical College at Roosevelt University and served as the music director at Willow creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois, for twenty years and most recently as Pastor of Worship for Harvest Bible Church in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.