Paul Baloche is one of the modern church’s most acclaimed songwriters. As an Integrity Music recording artist and a three-time Dove Award winner, Paul is best known for penning contemporary hymns like “Above All,” “A New Hallelujah,” “Open the Eyes of My Heart,” “Hosanna” and “Your Name” that are sung by millions of worshipers around the world. His songs have been recorded by numerous artists, including Michael W. Smith, Casting Crowns and Matt Redman and are featured on 14 of his own albums including Your Mercy, The Same Love, Christmas Worship, A Greater Song and Our God Saves.

In addition to writing, recording and facilitating “LeadWorship” workshops around the world, Paul has created a variety of teaching videos, along with free resources designed specifically for worship leaders and musicians. He has also written the books “The Same Love: A Devotion” and “God Songs–How to Write and Select Songs for Worship”.

After being a worship pastor in Texas for 26 years, Paul now resides in New York City and regularly leads worship at Harvest Bible Chapel in Chicago.