North Texas Youth Ministries presents, North Texas Youth Choir - NTY MAGNIFY.  NTY MAGNIFY is a ministry geared towards 14 - 25 year olds who are willing to use their gifts and talents to magnify the name of Jesus.

2017-2018 Events

Praise on the Mountain: Six Flags over Texas

September 16, 2017 - Six Flags Arlington, Texas

E2 - Equip and Empower

November 10, 2017 - Dallas First Church Dallas, Texas


February 2, 2018 - Truth Church, Dension, Texas

North Texas Youth Convention

March 2nd, 2018 - Friday Night Service

North Texas Youth Camp

June 14, 2018 - Thursday Night Service


  • Ben patten


    Ben Patten is the Music Director at Way of Life Church in Hurst, TX under the leadership of Rev. Kevin Shindoll. He attend Indiana Bible College where he receive a Bachelor of Arts in Music and just recently acquire a Masters of Worship Studies at West Coast Bible College and Seminary. He also serves on the North Texas Youth Committee as NTY Music / AVL Liaison.

  • ashley Patten


    Ashley Patten is a graduate of Indiana Bible College with a Bachelor of Arts in Music. She is finishing up her B.S. Accounting Degree, in 2018. She assists her husband, as Music Director, at Way of Life Church in Hurst, TX.

  • ginger gilbert


    Ginger Gilbert is currently serving with her husband, Darren Gilbert, as the Pastoral Assistant and Student Pastor of Truth Church in Dension, TX and as the Youth President for NTY Ministries. Ginger and Darren together share a love for ministry and they have been involved in youth ministry for over 15 years. She is the mother of four beautiful kids; Amaris, Tayte, Kreed, and Quynne. 

  • shelly youngblood


    Shelly is a 2006 TBC graduate. She is currently serving with her husband, Josh Youngblood, as the Assistant Pastor and Student Pastor at Life Tabernacle in Wichita Falls and as the Director of Promotions for NTY Ministries. Shelly is also mom to the craziest and most fun little boys in North Texas, Mason and Landry.



    Derek currently serves at Northgate Pentecostals in NRH, Texas, as the Music/Youth Pastor. He attended Southeastern Louisiana University where he majored in music. Derek is married to the love of his life Le’Anna, and they have one cat named Issac.