Author, Musician. Rich Kirkpatrick was recently rated #13 of the “Top 75 Religion Bloggers” by Newsmax.com, having also received recognition by Worship Leader Magazine as “Editor’s Choice” for the “Best of the Best” of blogs in 2011, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
He is the author of, The Six Hats of the Worship Leader, building into the life of church ministry through consulting, coaching, and speaking. Rich is a ministry veteran, serving in roles from worship leadership, communications, to executive teams. Currently, Rich writes for his blog RKblog.com, Sharefaith.com, and several other sites and publications. He teaches across the country for the National Worship Leader Conferences. As a musician, Rich is a songwriter and recording artist, currently with the group A Beautiful Liturgy while employed as a local church musician.