Artists / Speakers
Ryan Ofei is a Ghanaian-Canadaian worshiper for Maverick City Music and TRIBL. Whose vocation is to worship in spirit and truth. Although he started singing and writing songs at the age of 6, he spent the majority of his teenage years playing sports. At age 18, he made a pivotal decision to leave behind football scholarships to fulfill the call upon his life.
A thoughtful and precise communicator, a father and husband who’s passionate about discipleship, and a lover of everyone’s unique story, Wade’s life has led him in and out of some of the deepest disappointments and most promising victories in his walk with God. 25+ years in ministry has shown Wade how to create healthy rhythms, foster a deep connection to the Holy Spirit, and grow alongside teams of people from all walks of life. Now serving churches around the country through teaching and coaching, Wade most recently served as the Worship Pastor at Elevation Church under the leadership of Pastor Steven Furtick. For 14 years, he oversaw the development of worship culture and staffing for 20 locations, spearheaded the growth and pastoring of Elevation Worship, and was instrumental in creating the systems that allowed Elevation Worship songs to go around the world as he led the record label and touring teams. Wade also led the teams that executed the weekend worship experiences and oversaw service programming and coached campus pastors on their on stage hosting and preaching. Wade was a regular presence preaching on the main stage at Elevation and found a deep passion for teaching the scriptures to large groups of believers.
Wade’s greatest passion is to teach and coach people to develop and maintain consistent spiritual rhythms and disciplines that cultivate a heart that is grounded in a personal devotion to Jesus. Wade holds experience in both traditional and modern church models and audiences, as well as communicating to all age groups.
Ian is a graduate of Liberty University with a Degree in Pastoral Leadership. He currently serves as a Pastor at New Collective Church and is the founder of LITE. He has spoke at many Student events and has traveled all over the United States preaching the Gospel seeing thousands comes to know Christ over the past six years. LITE was a vision given to Ian in 2016 that has now became reality. Through this ministry we hope to see people break chains and come to know Christ.