Darlene Zschech was born on 8 September 1965. Zschech was the worship pastor of Hillsong Church from 1996 to 2007. She stepped down as worship pastor in 2007. In January 2011, Darlene and Mark Zschech became senior pastors at Church Unlimited (later named Hope Unlimited Church) in Charmhaven on the New South Wales central coast. She also continues to host the Creative Stream at the Hillsong Conference while leading tours with the Hillsong Team around the world.Zschech's best known song is "Shout to the Lord". This song is the title track for the first live album co-produced with Integrity Music featuring Zschech as a worship leader. In 2000, Zschech received a Dove Award nomination for Songwriter of the Year.