John and Carol Arnott are the founding pastors and presidents of Catch the Fire (formerly known as the Toronto Airport Christian Fellowship) and overseers of Partners in Harvest, a network of churches. As international speakers, John and Carol have become known for their ministry of revival in the context of the Father’s saving and restoring love, touching millions of lives through God's power and Christ's love.
Known by musicians around the world as the “Minister of Groove,” Zoro is an internationally-renowned drummer and Christian motivational speaker. Through his practical biblical wisdom, Zoro empowers people to cultivate the greatness that lies within and live out God’s dreams for their lives. His impassioned words have inspired the inmates at the infamous San Quentin State Prison in the same way he invigorates young children in the villages of Ghana, West Africa, and college students across America.
Rick Joyner has authored more than sixty books, including The Final Quest Trilogy, There Were Two Trees in the Garden, The Fire On The Mountain series, and Army of the Dawn. He is the Founder and Executive Director of MorningStar Ministries, a multi-faceted mission organization that is known and respected for its influence around the world.
David Vallier is a speaker, songwriter, and worship leader based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Currently, David serves as Worship Director at MorningStar Ministries, where he has been featured on numerous projects and albums, such as Wild Love, Sovereign, and Crash This Place. In 2015, his continual search for new creative expressions led to him co-founding Wild Love, a movement dedicated to staying wild. David’s heart is to see people released in their own unique walk with the Father, and to that end, has traveled extensively, bringing spiritual freedom to others through worship and teaching.
Leonard Jones has been a champion of spontaneous, multi-instrumental worship music ministry for over thirty-five years, and was professionally trained in the U.S. and Europe. Over the past twenty years, Leonard has led worship at MorningStar Ministries countless times and raised up hundreds of worship leaders and musicians at their School of Worship.
Joel Khouri brings passion, creativity, and a unique sound that inspires everyone who hears it to get closer to God. Joel is a longtime worship leader and producer with a thriving studio in Charlotte, NC. Together with his wife, Destiny, they bring people into an environment of worship where restoration, transformation, and God's healing love are the central focus.
Destiny Khouri brings passion, creativity, and a unique sound that inspires everyone who hears it to get closer to God. Destiny has been singing and leading worship since childhood, honoring her family's multi-generational legacy of gospel music and songwriting. Together with her husband, Joel, they bring people into an environment of worship where restoration, transformation, and God's healing love are the central focus.
Halee Hutchinson is a fearless worshiper with the ability to launch people into a place of expression and freedom. She currently oversees the Morningstar Moravian Falls worship department.
The goal of MorningStar University’s School of Worship is to raise up worship leaders, songwriters, and musicians who desire to know the Father, and have an honest conversation with Him and His people. Under the leadership of Leonard Jones, our professional instructors bring decades of music, worship, and recording industry experience to teach and disciple these young worship leaders and musicians into both a greater skill level and the true heart of worship.