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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AI ChatGPT Bard Writing Worship Songs
AI Engines ChatGPT and Bard Write Worship Songs

What does AI mean for the future of writing sung worship? Artificial intelligence has arguably…

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Michael Bethany : When The Lord Interrupts Your Plans

Michael Bethany of Gateway Worship has been through a lot of transitions in his life.…

Peter Drucker and Christian Leadership
The Intersection of Peter Drucker and Christian Leadership

Peter Drucker was a consultant, educator, and author who is considered the father of modern…

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Liturgy Collective 2023: A Gathering for Rest, Connection, and Growth

The theme this year is Sing the Songs of Zion: Beauty & Exile Nashville, Tennessee,…

Chris Llewellyn: I Thought That When You Prayed You Got Miracles?

When the prayer of a parent for the healing of their child goes unanswered it…

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Yancy: Noah and His “Yes”

It’s always incredible when a story that we’ve heard our entire lives turns into a…

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Abraham The Worshipper

CALLING ALL WORSHIPPERS WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO WORSHIP THROUGH ISRAEL? Worship is acknowledging and…

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Grant Norsworthy: Worship is a Living Death-Style

“Beaming” in from New Zealand, one of our friends, Grant Norsworthy is our guest on…

"First Things First" Consumed by Fire
“First Things First” Acoustic with Consumed by Fire on Song Discovery

Consumed by Fire stopped by our Song Discovery studios and recorded an acoustic version of…

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Nathan Sheridan: Why Am I Here, God?

Everyone has an origin story and some are faced with trauma and hardship at an…

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Tech Review: Maono PD200X USB/XLR Dynamic Microphone

The Maono PD200X, priced at only $109, is a dynamic microphone that is well-suited for…

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“You’ve Already Won” Worship Songwriters Shane & Shane

“All scripture is God-breathed.” Worship songwriters and leaders Shane & Shane, who wrote the popular…