Tommy Walker: God Knows Your Name

Even when you feel unknown and unnoticed, God knows you!

Tommy Walker is a world-renowned songwriter, worship leader, and pastor. His song, “He Knows My Name,” has helped people all over take comfort in being known by God.

Today, Tommy shares the beautiful origin of “He Knows My Name,” to help us all understand that even when we feel isolated and unnoticed, God sees us, hears us, and loves us.

Check out Tommy’s ministry, music, and story at

Tommy’s Wonderful “Live From Home” Video!


Tommy Walker’s Biography

Tommy Walker is a worship leader, singer/songwriter, speaker, author and has served at his home church, Christian Assembly in Los Angeles, CA, for over 25 years.

Tommy has written over 200 songs that are currently tracked by C.C.L.I. and are sung in churches around the world. His most popular songs include: He Knows My Name, That’s Why We Praise Him, Only A God Like You, Mourning Into Dancing, I Have A Hope and We Will Remember. Tommy has recorded worship music albums and singles for, Maranatha! Music, Integrity Music, Brentwood and LifeWay Worship.

On about any given Sunday around the world you are likely to hear the choir and congregation singing one of Tommy’s songs.

Tommy Walker’s songs have been recorded by such artists as – Israel Houghton, Paul Baloche, Ron Kenolly, Don Moen, Crystal Lewis, Alvin Slaughter and countless others.

He has had the privilege of leading worship with such Christian leaders as: Franklin Graham, Rick Warren, Jack Hayford, Fred Luter, Joni Eareckson Tada and Greg Laurie. Tommy has held worship concerts and mercy ministry outreaches in more than 20 nations.

Tommy graduated from Christ For The Nations Bible Institute with an associates degree in practical theology, a degree in jazz-fusion guitar from Musicians Institute, received an honorary doctorate of Divinity from Life Pacific College in 2013 and an honorary doctorate in music arts from Shepherd University. He was nominated for a Dove award for his album, “Great And Marvelous – Celebrating the songs of Tommy Walker vol. 2.”

Tommy and his wife Robin live in the Los Angeles, CA and have four children. To be found faithful to His God, his family and the local church will always be his greatest achievements!



Get Dr. Warren’s best prescriptions for a healthier, happier life, delivered to your inbox every Sunday