Pete, originally from New Jersey, has been a Floridian since childhood and grew up in Panama City, FL where he met his wife Renee. They have two children, Anna (40) and John (35), and five grandchildren. He holds a Masters Degree from New Orleans Seminary and has served churches some 42 years in Mississippi, Georgia, New Mexico, Louisiana, and Florida. He serves as a guitarist and vocalist in the Praise Band in his home church. Pete is active in Florida Worship Choir where he serves as bassist, Assistant to Directors, and as a Technical Assistant and is often called on to assist with and participate in state events and activities. He has been active in multiple mission outreach opportunities including Cuba, Montana, New York City, and Miami. He has had the opportunity to perform in Sydney Opera Hall, Carnegie Hall, and Bethlehem, Israel. Pete retired recently after serving 25 years as Worship Pastor at First Baptist Church, Plant City, FL. He remains actively involved in ministry leading worship and serving as a soloist, and instrumentalist for various events. Pete plays bass guitar in the Florida Worship Band.
Opening time of worship with Terry Williams.
The Florida Worship Band will be demonstrating what to do (and what not to do) to help your rhythm section work and play as a unified group.
The Florida Rhythm Section will be the discussion panel to answer all your questions concerning your worship band: stems, monitors, gear, tone, etc.
The conference choir and orchestra will join together with the worship band to lead a final worship celebration.
Terry Williams will challenge and inspire in this evening. Worship led by the Florida Worship Band.