What Is Ash Wednesday? Why Observe Lent? Why Should I Care About The Church Calendar? – Glenn Packiam
I’m not in love with all things old. I don’t think then is better than now. I’m not trying to get back to how things were. My journey in learning about the liturgy and the liturgical year is not about nostalgia; it’s about spiritual formation.
The Profile of a Worship Leader – Cliff Lambert
As tempting as it is to just use any musician who shows an interest in being part of our worship team, regardless of their relationship with God, we make it very clear in our ministry that the role of worship leader takes precedence over the role of musician. Leading people to God’s throne is a privilege and there are spiritual responsibilities that come along with it.
Worship Leader Burnout – Rob Still
There are some dark sides to ministry that are not discussed in a very open manner. One is burnout. First I should say that my soul is in pretty good shape right now and I’m not dealing with burn out personally. But I’ve seen a lot of it over the years. And I know a lot of worship folk go through it.
Top 10 Reasons Our Kids Leave Church – Marc Solas
We all know them, the kids who were raised in church. They were stars of the youth group. They maybe even sang in the praise band or led worship. And then… they graduate from High School and they leave church. What happened?
Worship Leaders Respond To Parody How To Write A Worship Song Video – Bobby Gilles
As some of you know, I host a Google+ Community for Christian songwriters. Last week I asked community members their thoughts on this tongue-in-cheek video (How To Write A Worship Song In 5 Minutes Or Less) that many worship leaders, songwriters and others shared in their social media streams and blogs.