The Pathway School of Worship exists to equip worship leaders and musicians through the combination of God’s Word, music, and the arts and to prepare them to present an excellent offering of praise and worship to our King.
When and Where
The Pathway School of Worship runs from February 5-April 23. The School of Worship will meet Sunday after church from 12-1pm in various locations on the Pathway Church campus
If you have any questions about the Pathway School of Worship, please contact our Worship Pastor Eric Hanson.
Music Classes Offered
These classes will meet once a week for half an hour. The classes will be taught by people from Pathway’s Worship Ministry (high school and older). Participants must be in 3rd-8th grade to take these classes and possess the necessary instrument. In all these classes, students will take what they learn and prepare for playing worship songs.
Guitar - This class goes over the fundamentals of playing guitar in a worship band. These fundamentals include correct guitar playing, theory, chords, reading music, etc.
Piano/Keyboard - This class goes over the fundamentals of playing piano in a worship band. These fundamentals include piano proficiency, rhythm training, theory, chords, reading a lead sheet, etc.
Drums - This class goes over the fundamentals of playing drums in a worship band. These fundamentals include proper drum technique, rhythm, dynamics, fills, etc.
Bass - This class goes over the fundamentals of playing bass in a worship band. These fundamentals include bass techniques, rhythm, chord patterns, reading music, etc.
Vocals - This class goes over the fundamentals of singing in a worship band. These fundamentals include melody, harmony, rhythm, leading vocals, background vocals, etc.
Worship Training Classes
The classes will be taught by the pastoral staff and some of the members in the Worship Ministry. This semester, the students will be learning what true worship is and how to be led through teaching, prayer, story, and song. Our call as worship leaders is to point people to Jesus rather than make a spectacle of worship.
Classes are $60 per month or $165 for the semester (semester payment includes a free Pathway School of Worship t-shirt). All classes are 1 hour per week and consists of both music and worship training. A monthly payment is due at the beginning of every month. You can turn in a payment to the Church Office or pay at the link below.