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. They have been involved in multiple events from Praise on the Mountain; Six Flags over Texas, North Texas Youth Convention, North Texas Youth Camp, SFC Rally, Manumission, Unleashed, North Texas District Summit, and have recorded an album.


North Texas Youth Ministries mission is to partner with the local churches of the North Texas District in the process of equipping and empowering young people to fully devote their lives to Jesus Christ.

  • Providing opportunities to be equipped through ministries and events geared toward students.
  • Providing opportunities to be empowered through evangelism and Sheaves for Christ.
  • Providing a Youth Choir that is student lead and student driven.
  • Creating a program that students strive to be part of something bigger than themselves.



- August 2019 - August 2020 Commitment

- (4) Rehearsals Dates, 10 AM - 4 PM (August, October, January, March)

- Multiple events (Six Flags, NTYC, SFC Rally, Summit, etc.)

$150 Yearly Membership, non-refundable. Covers the following:

- Lunch at Rehearsals

- Youth Convention Registration

- Choir Dress for Ladies

- Choir Tie for Men


Extra Expenses:

- Commuting between Rehearsals and Events

- If students are attending North Texas Youth Camp then there are the normal camp costs.

- Ladies: Black colored Dress Shoes

- Men: Black Suit, Shoes, and Belt, White Dress Shirt, and Dress Socks

*We'd love to have you part of NTY MAGNIFY, just follow the 5 steps below:


July 13th, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Way of Life Church

1332 Yates Dr.

Hurst, TX 76053

July 20th, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

North Cities

502 Belt Line Rd.

Garland, TX 75040

👇Reserve Your Audition Date and Time👇


👆Reserve Your Audition Date and Time👆


Come prepared for your Audition and bring (2) signed forms:

Commitment Form and Pastor Consent Form

Come Move - Brittani Scott

My Worship - Phil Thompson

Audition List, Chord Charts, and Vocal Splits


*Whatever vocal part or instrument you are trying out for, make sure you are prepared for both songs.

*Ex. Altos will be singing the alto part for each song, tenors will be singing the tenor part for each song, etc.

*Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your Audition time.


  • Ben patten


    Ben Patten is the Music Director at Way of Life Church in Hurst, TX under the leadership of Rev. Kevin Shindoll. He attended Indiana Bible College where he receive a Bachelor of Arts in Music and a Masters of Worship Studies at West Coast Bible College and Seminary. He will start a Doctor of Worship Studies at the end of 2019. 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 recently finished her B.S. Accounting Degree. She assists her husband, as Music Director, at Way of Life Church in Hurst, TX.



    Derek Craddock currently serves at Northgate Pentecostals in North Richland Hills, Texas, as the Music 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.

  • tyler hutchinson


    Tyler Hutchinson is currently serving as the Creative Arts Direction at Victory Life Church, pastored by Wayne Weatheread. He is also on the North Texas Music Committee which works to provide support for the districts. In addition, Tyler serves as Artistic Director of Christian Youth Theater Dallas.