Rick Lee James is a chaplain, singer and songwriter, speaker, author, and podcast host.
As host of the podcast “Voices In My Head” Rick has worked with Jason Gray, Andrew Peterson, Sara Groves, Paul Baloche, All Sons and Daughters, Michael Card, Brian Zahnd, Tripp York, Brothers McClurg, Brett McCracken, Ian Morgan Cron, Steven Tobolowsky, Walter Brueggemann, and more.
Rick also created and curates the popular Twitter account @MisterRogersSay where he posts daily quotes from Fred Rogers. As an outgrowth of the popularity of the Twitter account, Rick also created and hosts the podcast Welcome To The Neighborhood: A Mister Rogers Tribute Podcast where he has welcomed guests such as Tom Junod, François (Officer) Clemmons, David Newell (Mr. McFeely), Joe (Handyman) Negri, Jon Secada, Jaci Velasquez, Tom Bergeron, Lee Greenwood, and more.
In 2013, Rick released his first live album of original songs called Basement Psalms LiveOut of the Depths: A Songwriter’s Journey Through the PsalmsOut of the Depths: A Songwriter’s Journey Through the Psalms. The following year, Rick authored and released the book. The book has since been used as a textbook at Trevecca Nazarene University.