About Craig & Rachel

Craig and Rachel Denison are a husband and wife team profoundly impacted by God’s heart to encounter his people. They are passionate about seeing the Church experience intimacy with God, walk in truth and live out of love-based obedience. Their ministry consists of leading people into transformational encounters with God through worship, teaching and writing.


-Craig Denison is an author, speaker and worship leader powerfully impacted by the simple truth that God would meet with his children. He is passionate about the Church walking in the fullness of relationship with God made available by the powerful sacrifice of Jesus. Craig writes, speaks and leads worship to help God’s people enter into a lifestyle of continual and transformational encounters with their good and loving heavenly Father. Craig graduated from Dallas Baptist University with a bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies and a minor in Music. He also spent a year in Nashville and San Diego working with award-winning producer Pete Kipley (MercyMe, Phil Wickham, Shane & Shane). Craig currently serves as the Director of Spiritual Formation and Media at the Denison Forum on Truth and Culture, and is the author of First15 (first15.org). 


-Rachel Denison graduated from Dallas Baptist University with a bachelor’s degree in Music in 2012. She now serves as the Communications Coordinator for First15. Collectively they burn to see the Church connect powerfully with the triune God-- Father, Spirit, Son. Individually, Rachel is passionate about Jesus receiving all he is due-- glory, honor and worship from the hearts of his ransomed ones. She considers her life work to be stirring the hearts of the people of God toward intimately knowing Jesus in greater ways. Through the avenues of worship, teaching and writing, Rachel hopes to release freedom, joy, love and redemption to the people of God. She is also Momma to her proudest accomplishment, Wesley Noah, born in August of 2016.