I was a younger man, at about 24 years. This small church I served as their stipended worship leader tasked me with a Christmas program with a worship team and choir. The newspaper printed a story about the empty food banks and how the recession had hit people hard. Yes, […]
Over at Worship Mythbusters, Episode 5 is LIVE! “Original music & worship: Are we just a cover band each Sunday?” Go join the conversation at WMB!
The topic for Episode #4 is “I Am Disappointed With Worship” where our expectations of worship at our weekend gatherings are challenged in a round table with 4 worship leaders.
I am excited about the Episode 3 and the guests at Worship Mythbusters. Go and check it out!
Are worship leaders teachers? Check this out then click over to Worship Mythbusters Podcast Episode #2!
The first EPISODE at WorshipMythbusters.com is up and online right now. Are our worship services too “spiritual” or not human enough? is the title.
Something new is happening around here. I have been writing about worship leading and issues relating to that online for years now and want to bring that conversation the focus it deserves. So, I am launching soon a site at worshipmythbusters.com that will continue this thoughtful discourse about the activity […]
Worship Mythbusters is a series of posts debunking myths about worship in the local church today. Join the discussion with fellow worship leaders, pastors and worshippers. Are you ready for your thinking to be challenged? Without question, the most visible, budgeted, debated and yet most poorly defined activity we engage […]
Often we hook on to buzzwords in church leadership circles and the newest and latest is creating a “worship culture” which could mean anything, right? What is culture? What is worship? These are hugely broad terms. To provide clarity and sanity for others, and myself here is an attempt at […]
Creativity is not just a fad, but a calling. If the Bible is 70% narrative, does it not mean that “creatives” who are good at telling stories really have a calling to tell the story of the gospel of Jesus? Watch this 1 minute video, and discuss with me.
Do we lead worship to impress or engage people to life-change? Leading worship is actually part of any pastor’s heart if we look at it that way. As worship leaders we provide a safe place to meet God. We design experiences that are based biblically on truth, decoding the culture […]