Charmaine Hinds, Founder and Director
Charmaine Hinds is a wife and mother of five beautiful children ranging in ages from 28-15 years of age. She is also a grandmother to her beloved ten year old grandson. She is an innovative creative woman of many talents who enjoys reading, dancing, teaching, sewing, photography, drawing and writing.
Her lifelong passion for writing and her innate gift of loving to share her knowledge has been the driving force behind the creation of a worship dance magazine, “Worship 4:23 Magazine”. She is an author and has written several manuals and books relating to dance and worship including “Awakening the Dancing Army” a dance leadership manual used in her Global Online Leadership course. She is an avid blogger and loves to help facilitate healing through the power of the written word. www.wordofspiritandtruth.blogspot.ca
Charmaine Hinds was a professionally trained dancer prior to her faith commitment in 1991 and has been the founding director of Worship in Motion since 2001.
WIM is a unique dance ministry comprised of cross generational and multicultural dancers from many different congregations in the Greater Toronto, Canada area.
As a prophetic dancer she has a God given desire and passion to see others released into the ministry of dance and movement as they come into a greater level of worship and intimacy with the Lord. Through WIM and a network of dancers through David’s Army Network of which she is also the founding director, she has been instrumental in training and equipping numerous dance teams and leaders in the greater GTA, within Canada and also internationally.
She is a member of several International Network groups, Eagle International Training Institute, National Liturgical Dance Network, International Christian Dance Fellowship, Out of Your Mind Banners, Women With A Vision, Many Peoples Writing Network and the Word Guild. She is an ordained minister under the Apostolic covering of Neil and Christine Barr (CI international) in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Charmaine has had the privilege of teaching, choreographing and ministering as a worship ministry leader within the Body of Christ as well as for marketplace ministry and for unique outreaches. WIM’s wide scope of outreach has taken them to dance in places such as on television, on the World Wide Web, on DVDs, locally and also in various countries. Along with ministering at a large variety of unique events, she has been the dance director/producer for many years for major worship event/projects such as The Jesus in the City Parade, Global Day of Prayer Toronto, Missionfest and Heavens Rehearsal, not to mention numerous worship Dance conferences and Theatrical Dance Celebrations.
Since 2007 she has expanded her portfolio to include motivational speaker, life mentor and author. Due to her creative and entrepreneurial spirit she has also begun the start up of several other businesses, Chosen Designs© which provides worship garments, flags and banners, and Serenity Rooms. She recently co-developed a movement and positive living program called “Live Move and Be©” which has been successful in encouraging the lives of women in low income areas and correctional facilities.
Charmaine has begun to travel extensively sharing her prophetic gifting and teaching using dance for missions and outreach while she shares her journey of “Motion” with dancers and congregations all across the globe.
Worship in Motion ministry is based upon John 4:23 as they believe God to call forth those that would worship Him in Spirit and in Truth.
To contact her for booking or speaking engagements please:
Email: Charmaine@worshipinmotion.org or Phone: 905-461-1086