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Speaker Bios

Dr. Michael Welborn serves as the Executive Pastor at the Metropolitan Church of God in Birmingham, Alabama. For over forty years, he has served the Church of God in local, state and international ministries in various pastoral, musical, and educational positions in Virginia, South Georgia, Tennessee and Alabama. He earned his undergraduate degree from Patten University (2009) and his Master of Arts from Hope International (2011). In 2016, he received his doctorate from the Robert Webber Institute of Worship in Jacksonville, Florida. Michael serves as an adjunct faculty member for Lee University’s Division of Adult Learning teaching online classes in music and worship. He is also Chairman of the State Music Board for the Church of God in Alabama.

He and his wife Tena have been married for forty years and have 2 children, Amber and her husband Josh, and Derek and his wife, Jill. Josh and Amber have two children, John Rhett and Reese. Derek and his wife have two daughters, Lennon Jaymes and Everly Grey.

Brian and his wife Tanya have been Worship Pastors at Sumiton Church of God for the past 12 years. Their hearts are to lead, equip and connect people to God through worship. In July of 2018, Brian and Tanya established a new ministry called the “Glean Room”. This ministry uses social media to minister outside the church barriers to equip, encourage and worship with thousands across the country. The Glean Room is a place to gather, collect and extract from God and each other.
Chad graduated in 2002 from Lee University where he traveled with the Lee University Singers and Second Edition. After graduating from Lee, he traveled in a band and lead worship at churches and youth events all over the country for several years. Feeling the call to local church ministry, in 2006 he moved back to his hometown and home church and began serving as the Worship Pastor there. It was in 2008 that Chad felt the call to move to Knoxville, TN to serve as the Worship Pastor of the Dante Church of God and did so for 4.5 years. Chad has served as the Worship Pastor of the Forest Hill Church of God in Mobile for the last 8 years and loves the great state of Alabama! Chad has been married to his beautiful wife Regena for 13 years and they have two children, Ariana (11) and Noah (8). In his free time Chad loves to read, watch movies, travel and loves to try new recipes in the kitchen.

David Humphrey is the Worship Pastor at Life Church Huntsville. He is an accomplished vocalist, musician and songwriter. David has been leading worship for over 20 years at numerous conferences, camp meetings, youth camps and concerts. He was a featured artist at Riverfest in Gadsden, Alabama.

David is married to his high school sweetheart, Daphne. They have one beautiful daughter, Addyson.

David desires to lead a lifestyle of worship that encourages others to do the same while empowering an unstoppable team of skilled artists to set an atmosphere for miracles to take place!

Keith serves as the Pastor of Music and Administration at ChristWay Church in Gardendale, AL. To his credit are 36 years of service in the Church of God in a variety of ministry roles both locally and nationally. Keith earned in his undergraduate degree from East Coast Bible College (1988). He has been married to his wife Debbie for 37 years and they have three daughters, Megan and her husband Josiah, Anna and her husband Darren, and Katelyn. Among his greatest delights in life are his and Debbie’s three grandchildren, Will, Caroline, and Benton. In his leisure time, he enjoys mountain trout fishing and any time spent with family.
Larry Graham is the Music Pastor at The Healing Place Church for the past 15 years, and has been in ministry for 38 years. He loves being a Music Pastor, because to Pastor, you have to love people. He loves to lead people into a place of Worship and watch their lives change. Love God, Love People, Serve God and Serve People.
Theresa Jones serves as the Worship Pastor at Oak Park Church in Mobile, AL. She has been employed at Oak Park for over 31 years in different areas of ministry. Theresa transitioned into the role of Worship Pastor in 2015. She has a deep passion for worship, not only just in singing, but living it out in her daily life. She is married to Shane Jones who is also on staff at Oak Park. They have two sons, Tyler and Carter.

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