Mike has served as the Director of LifeWay Worship Resources over ten years. A worship leader with a heart for the local church, he speaks, teaches, and leads worship at colleges and seminaries, conferences, and events across the country and internationally. He has written over 300 songs, co-authored Seven Words of Worship with Stan Moser, and led the development of the 2008 Baptist Hymnal. He and his wife, Teresa, both involved in their church, Brentwood Baptist, live in Franklin, Tenn., and have three children – Lee and wife Jenna (Austin, Texas), Elizabeth and husband Thomas Willis (Nashville, Tenn.), and John, a sophomore at Liberty University.