Kurt Felsman - Director of Worship and Arts
Kurt designs and leads worship services in conjunction with Pastor Lionel. He has 18 years of professional music ministry and outreach experience with Christian rock bands Red Umbrella and Sevenglory.
Fun Facts About Kurt:
Family: wife Lyndsye; sons Hudson, Everett, Jude
Biggest influences: I'd say one of the biggest influences in my life is my Dad. God has also provided me with a number of spiritual mentors who I have come to love and respect.
Music in my car/on my iPod: I listen to all kinds of music. Lately, Matt Redman has been getting the most air time. A complete list would go on for ever, so a few would be Hillsong, U2, Radio Head, Foo Fighters, Leeland, King's Of Leon, Avett Brothers....etc.
Favorite word: Bedtime (directed at the kids, lol)
Least favorite word: no comment
Sound/noise I love: Crickets, Frogs and the sound of Georgian Bay lapping the shore at night
Sound/noise I hate: Guitars that are out of tune
Favorite movies: The Fugitive, Tombstone, Lord of the Rings
Favorite book(s): Root of Righteousness (Tozer), Screwtape Letters (Lewis), Forgotten God (Chan), Desiring God (Piper), Anything by John Grisham
Spare time: I am a husband to one beautiful lady and father to three great boys. I am the lead singer for Sevenglory which means I record and travel with them.
Best invention: the electric guitar
Another profession I’d like to try: This IS my "the other profession" I wanted to try!! In fact I am involved in the two professions that I always thought would be cool. I am a worship leader at a church and also the lead singer for a band! (I still have to pinch myself!!)
A profession I never want to try: An accountant.
Passion(s): My family, Leading people into God's presence, Music, Fishing, Hockey (I'm Canadian)
Biggest frustration(s): Passive faith
When I get to Heaven, I’d like to hear God say: Welcome home