Brad Lebakken is a Pittsburgh native, husband, father, worship leader and songwriter. As the Worship Pastor of Christ Church at Grove Farm, he directs the music for the modern service, offering a playlist that uplifts people with the good news of Jesus Christ.
Brad began attending Christ Church in 2003 and joined the staff in 2008. Brad wants people to encounter the risen Christ through worship music and go away changed to serve Him better. While he sings and plays five instruments, his greatest love is worshiping the Lord with the congregation.
When not leading praise and worship, Brad writes songs with a band called Red Letter Hymnal. The group has recorded three CDs and shared the stage with Colton Dixon, Hillsong Young Free and other stars. His songs have been featured on two prime-time television shows and radio commercials.
Brad is a big movie fan, wants to travel the world, and loves comic books. He and wife Vicki have two boys, Ezekiel and Crosby, who are packed with energy. Brad graduated with Bachelor of Music Technology, a minor in Music Performance and a Master of Music Technology from Duquesne University.