Admittedly, this post is somewhat “tongue in cheek” and intended to let us laugh at ourselves a little. I’m calling out some intangibles of our physical expressions in worship we sometimes employ to generate more energy and enthusiasm from our congregations. See if any of these “go to” moves are something you do and ask yourself, “Is this really a distraction?”
A few months ago, the Worship Pastor at the church that my family attends left for a new opportunity at a new church in a new town. Our church has had a hard time filling the void, and, to be honest, I’ve struggled with “worship time” since this transition occurred. I remember having a conversation […]
https://media.blubrry.com/worshiplife_with_mike_harland/p/ministrysites.s3.amazonaws.com/podcasts/worshiplife/EP142_WORSHIPLIFE.mp3Podcast (worshiplife-comfeedworshiplifewithmikeharland): Play in new windowSubscribe: Android | RSS Join Mike and Brian this week as they welcome special guest, Music and Worship Minister and brilliant arranger, Cliff Duren. Listen in as they have a poignant conversation about navigating transitions in ministry — from handing the baton to the next in line to listening to […]
Without a doubt, my favorite track and field events to watch are the relay races. Four runners on the same team, all running part of a race to take a baton around the track. The lessons we can learn from the relay races abound. Here are a few: Multiple Runners Run Faster Than One. […]
http://media.blubrry.com/worshiplife_with_mike_harland/p/ministrysites.s3.amazonaws.com/podcasts/worshiplife/EP131_WORSHIPLIFE.mp3Podcast (worshiplife-comfeedworshiplifewithmikeharland): Play in new windowSubscribe: Android | RSS Our “Top 5” podcasts always generate a lot of great feedback. Tune in to this week’s WorshipLife Podcast as Mike and Brian cover topics ranging from isolating yourself from the rest of the church, to refusing to be teachable. WHY WorshipLife Podcast with Mike Harland: From the […]
I can’t really tell you why this is on my mind. It couldn’t be because I have one or two of these lit on my dashboard right now, could it? Nah. That’s not it. But, if our lives had a dashboard with warning lights, there are a few warning lights we would all do well […]
It’s Friday… but here at WorshipLife, it’s FREEday Friday! This week, we will be giving away the latest CD from Tenth Avenue North, “The Things We’ve Been Afraid to Say.” For your chance to win, comment below with a topic you would like to see covered in our weekly WorshipLife Podcast! Be sure to follow […]
Joe Frey, Worship Pastor in Vermont, shares his story on becoming a Worship Pastor, sings us his new song, “Hold Fast,” and talks to us about his ministry, “Church Worship Gatherings.” To see this video click here. To view other Sound Check videos, click here.
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Congratulations to all three of our round two giveaway winners for our Church Outreach Kits! Tim Tingle from Honeycomb Baptist Church in Grant, AL: Winner of The Journey of Christmas Church Outreach Kit Kristina Roberts from Guymon, OK: Winner of the One Small Child Church Outreach Kit Daniel Parsons from Six Mile Baptist Church in Brierfield, AL: Winner […]