Jim Altizer, DWS, has served as a minister of music and director of worship for more than 20 years in three churches. He has also been a professional trumpet player for more than 35 years, performing in the Baroque and commercial arenas. He has produced eight CDs and has authored a worship curriculum titled “Roadmaps for Worship,” a DVD curriculum called “Exploring Worship,” and many other resources. He leads and teaches at conferences nationally and internationally, and is releasing a textbook on worship leading titled The Making of a Worship Leader.
Doctor of Worship Studies, Institute of Worship Studies
M.A., Teaching: Music Education, University of the Pacific
B.M., Trumpet Performance, University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music
School of Theology
GMIN 569 – Field Education in Ministry GMIN 578 – Worship Leadership GMIN 579 – Church Music Administration GTHE 543 – History of Worship and Liturgy MUS 441 – Music in Worship