Vaughn Thompson, Jr. is a worship leader/singer/songwriter and currently serves with his wife, Irene Marin Thompson, as the Worship Pastors of Cathedral of Faith, a multi-cultural, multi-site, 7,000+ member church in San Jose, Calif. A graduate of Lee University with a Bachelor's Degree in Pastoral Ministry and a Masters Degree in Theology with an emphasis in Worship and the Arts from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena. Irene Marin Thompson is a graduate of LIFE Pacific with a Bachelor's in Biblical Studies with an emphasis in Youth Ministry, and being bilingual, leads worship in Spanish as well as English. Together, they have formed Third Culture Worship.
Their new full length CD, INVADE:Third Culture Worship Vol. 2, includes guests William McDowell, Keith Staten, Steve Crawford and the legendary Shiela E. Third Culture Worship Vol. 1, was voted Top 5 Indie Worship Albums by Worship Leader Magazine of 2011.
Just as Third Culture cannot be defined by any one culture, so it is with Third Culture Worship's music, creating a worship experience that many can identify with.