Joshua Swanson

Joshua Swanson

Joshua Swanson is the Editor-in-Chief of Worship Leader. He's also the Co-founder and Managing Partner of Authentic Media, Worship Leader's parent company, and the former CEO and Co-founder of the creative agency GTMA. His proudest achievement is his marriage to Rachael Joy and partnering with her in founding New Hope Children. As a performer and speaker, he’s appeared on TV networks like ABC, NBC, Lifetime, and Hallmark. His companies have worked with major brands like Sprint, Pokemon Go (he was also in a Pokemon movie), Pepsi, The Latin Grammys, the Billboard Awards, Corona and over 75 national developers. He’s narrated over a hundred audiobooks and was awarded Best YA Voice twice. His companies have been Inc. 5000 three different times.

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TOM READ Lofi Psalms Vol 2
Easing Anxiety with Lofi Psalms: Tom Read’s Innovative Worship

Lofi Psalms Vol 2 Following the success of 2022’s Lofi Psalms Vol 1, Tom Read…

Church Leadership Team Building
7 Strategies for Pastors to Enhance Congregational Worship

Worship is the heart of any church service, a sacred time when the congregation collectively…

Book Review: “Art & Architecture: Their Use in Christian Theology and Worship” by Hughes Oliphant Old

The integration of beauty and reverence in worship spaces is a profound testament to the…

2024 BMI CHRISTIAN AWARDS DATA Analysis
Data Analysis of the Songwriters, Songs, and Artists Celebrated at the 2024 BMI Christian Awards

Faith in God, Trust in God, Guidance from God, and Hope in God’s Presence –…

Red Rocks Worship Tyler Roberts Joshua Swanson
Red Rocks Worship Discusses Ministry and Music on The Walk Podcast

In the latest episode of The Walk Podcast, I had the privilege of sitting down…

Iveth Luna Interview
Iveth Luna: “Right on Time” – Embracing God’s Perfect Timing in Worship and Song

Greetings to our cherished readers of Worship Leader Magazine. I am delighted to share an…

Father’s Day Worship Setlist

First, let’s honor all the fathers who not only excel in their roles as dads…

Yair Levi Shadow Banned
Proclaiming Blessings: Yair Levi’s New Song Celebrates Israel and Scripture

In the landscape of worship music, Yair Levi’s new song “Blessed” stands as a profound…

"A New Reality" Sarah Kroger on The Walk Podcast
A New Reality: A Conversation with Sarah Kroger

In a heartfelt conversation between artist and worship leader Sarah Kroger and Worship Leader Magazine…

Sean Feucht Joshua Swanson The Walk Podcast
Worship on the Front Lines: An Interview with Sean Feucht

In a powerful display of unity and defiance against rising antisemitism, hundreds of people marched…

Kim Walker-Smith Devotional
Kim Walker-Smith Devotional: Mama

The Walk Podcast Celebrates Mother’s Day: An Inspiring Conversation with Kim Walker-Smith In a heartwarming…

A Spiritual Genesis | image of Worship Leader Lucy Grimble
A Conversation with Lucy Grimble

The Spiritual Genesis of Lucy Grimble In a delightful and insightful episode of The Walk…