The Rev. Barbara Day Miller came to Candler in 1997 and served as Associate Dean of Worship and Music, overseeing the planning, coordination, and facilitation of Candler’s worship and ceremonial life. She was also the director of the Candler Singers, an elite choir made up of seminary students at Candler that has performed across the Southeast, as well as during the quadrennial General Conferences of The United Methodist Church in 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016.
Day Miller’s interests include congregational planning and participation in worship, creative worship and the arts, and global hymns and songs. She is the author of Encounters with the Holy: A Conversational Model for Worship Planning (Alban Institute, 2010) and The New Pastor’s Guide to Leading Worship (Abingdon Press, 2005).
Day Miller is an ordained deacon in The United Methodist Church.