Budapest_Parlament_BuildingPROCLAIM! INTERNATIONAL: THE GATHERING, BUDAPEST (November 15-21, 2017)  I am honored and excited to be leading worship at the annual Gathering for our ministry partners, Proclaim! International, in Budapest, Hungary, this fall. The Gathering is their annual event bringing together all of their missionaries internationally.

NAMM SHOW, ANAHEIM (January 25-28, 2018)  The entire INNOVA crew will be hosting a booth at the Winter National Association of Music Merchants Show in Anaheim, California. We will be officially showing off the WalkaBout to the public for the first time. The Fall NAMM Show is the largest musical instrument show in the world. If you’re a NAMM participant, please make sure you come by the booth and visit us!

INTERSECTIONS: FAITH & THE ARTS (February 17, 2018)  This sixth annual gathering of artists of faith will take place on Saturday, February 17, at Oak Hills Church in Folsom, California. Registration is free, but please sign up on the Facebook site. Hope to see you all then!

BICOL CENTER FOR CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP (June 3-14, 2018)  I will once again be traveling to Legazpi, Philippines, to support our good friends at BCCL, to teach classes and workshops, and lead worship for their province-wide Free To Worship Concert on June 12. More details to follow!

BOOK RELEASE PARTY (Tentative August 4, 2018)  InterVarsity Press has tentatively scheduled the release of my new book for this summer, and we’ll celebrate it with a release party at Oak Hills Church in Folsom. The book, titled, Honest Worship: From False Self to True Praise, is an attempt to tie our theology and practices of spiritual formation to personal and corporate worship.

THE APPRENTICE GATHERING (October 25-27, 2018)  I will be leading worship at the Apprentice Gathering, an annual Christian spiritual formation conference sponsored by the Apprentice Institute at Friends University in Wichita, Kansas. For more information, see their website.

OTHER ENGAGEMENTS  I’m always looking for opportunities to speak on faith and the arts, perform as a soloist or with my duo, Waiting For Sunday, or my trio, ML3, and lead worship with God’s people. If you’d like me to visit, please contact me. I’d love to join you in your journey.

CHILTON_PalmSunday2009-010OAK HILLS CHURCH    As the Creative Arts Pastor, I regularly lead worship at my home church (1100 Blue Ravine Road in Folsom, phone 983-0181). While I don’t consider this “performing” in the typical sense of the word, I would love to have you join us as we meet God together. Services are Sundays at 9:00 & 11:00 AM.

To get the latest info, friend “Manuel Luz,” “Manuel Luz Trio,” “Waiting For Sunday,” and “Imagine That Book” on Facebook. THANKS!