Today, as this is first published, a group of family and friends will gather at Crievewood Baptist Church, in Nashville, to celebrate the life of one of the greats in Baptist music history – LeRoy McClard. To capture all of the churches and people touched by this giant over the course of his life would […]
LEXINGTON, Ky. (BP) Harley Cannon, being blind, doesn’t read music. But that doesn’t stop him from playing a crazy clavichord or a mean trumpet. “That Harley is a piece of work, a talented musician,” said Mike Hoover, minister of music at North View Baptist Church in Lexington, Ky. “Not only does he play keyboards and […]
Bring the worship songs of the 2011 CentriKid camps home to your church with the new CentriKid Worship Charts series! Chosen specially for CentriKid camps this summer, these songs are made for first through sixth graders to lift up the name of the Lord in worship. You’ll find well-known worship songs from writers you know […]
Kenny Lamm from North Carolina has an interesting first post in a new series on choosing a worship style in your church. Try to guess what the writer of this article was talking about: One, it’s too new. Two, it’s often worldly, even blasphemous. [It] is not as pleasant as the more established style. Because […]
If you are having a mission emphasis at your church this December, this song is for you! LifeWay Worship, in cooperation with the International Mission Board, is making available to you charts and tracks for the new mission song “Are We There Yet?” Rick Heil of SONICFLOOd was inspired to write this amazing song during […]
Imagine a day when your church made evangelism the priority… along with thousands of other churches across America! The North American Mission Board has declared October 3, 2010 as “Soul-Winning Commitment Day.” The reason, simply stated, is about building relationships with the lost and reaching them with the good news of Jesus Christ. At TheBigDay.org […]
If you’re in Orlando this week with the SBC Annual Meeting, come see us! We’ll actually be in two different places in the LifeWay area. There’s a LifeWay Worship area where we’ll feature our whole product world… everything from anthems to Children’s choir to events to the Worship Project, plus we’ll be part of the […]
June marks the beginning of “event season” at LifeWayWorship.com. We’re going to be on the road all over the nation, hoping to meet you face-to-face and let you know more about what’s going on at LifeWay Worship.
Please forgive me for the personal nature of this blog. I prefer to write about the state of churches in America and trends that impact those churches. But my heart is full right now, so please allow me the opportunity to share some thoughts.
What is a Digital Church, anyway?