|Short Name:||Tom Fettke|
|Full Name:||Fettke, Tom, 1941-|
Tom Fettke holds degrees from Oakland City College and California State University at Hayward. He holds a California Lifetime Music Credential in Secondary Music. For a number of years he taught vocal music in California's public school systems. He was a church choir director and minister of music in churches large and small for over 30 years. He was also Director of Choral Activities and Supervisor of Music for the Redwood Christian School System in Castro Valley, California.
He is in considerable demand as a guest conductor, clinician and workshop leader. Tom is also a composer, arranger and producer of music and recordings for the church and school. His published works and recordings number in the hundreds. His classic choral work, "The Majesty and Glory of Your Name" is sung by thousands of church and school choirs throughout the world.
Tom was the creator and Senior Editor of The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration. Since it's release in 1986 over three million copies have been placed in the pews of today's church. He is also the Senior Editor of The Celebration Hymnal, a joint venture of Integrity Music, Inc. and Word Music, Inc. It is being heralded as one of the most innovative "tools" for ministry in the history of the Church.
Tom and his wife Jan reside in Brentwood, Tennessee. They have two married sons and seven grandchildren.
|Texts by Tom Fettke (10)||As||Instances|
|Be still and know that I am God, Be still and know that I am God||Tom Fettke (Author (sts. 3, 4))||2|
|Emptied of His glory; God became a man||Tom Fettke (Author, stanzas)||3|
|His name is called Emmanuel||Tom Fettke (Author)||2|
|May the grace of Christ, our Savior, and the love||Tom Fettke (Author)||4|
|O Lord, our Lord, we praise You for Your mercy;||Tom Fettke (Author)||2|
|O the deep, deep love of Jesus||Tom Fettke (Adapter)||1|
|Sing we now of Christmas, Noel sing we here||Tom Fettke (Author (sts. 2, 3, 4))||1|
|The Lord is risen from the dead||Tom Fettke, b. 1941 (Author)||5|
|The sky shall unfold, preparing His entrance||Tom Fettke (Arranger)||1|
|[Worthy is the Lamb of God]||Tom Fettke (Author)||2|