At this point in my life, my ears are open to the questions of so many people – worship leaders, pastors, students, even my own children – all asking the same question: “What’s the stuff I’m supposed to be doing?” Notice the implied expectation. We ought to be engaged in something. We were made for … More Love God, Love People, and Do Stuff
“The plans of the heart belong to man, but the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the Lord weighs the spirit. Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.” (Proverbs 16:1-3) It’s 2013 and we’re still alive! … More I Will Follow
It’s been so long since I’ve posted anything new that I honestly forgot about how to log in to wordpress.com on my computer. But it’s time to get back into the swing of things. I’ve chosen to write today because I’m really happy! The latest issue of Worship Leader magazine just arrived in my mailbox … More It’s about time!
For those of you who have been following along with the “Pure Praise” devotional blogs, this is the final post of the book. We actually finished reading it, as a worship team, right before Easter, but it has taken me a little while to actually get around to writing this last synopsis. I do apologize … More Pure Praise #9
Since Easter is right around the corner and we are smack-dab in the middle of Holy Week, I thought it would be helpful to post this “CONFESSION OF SIN” which our church spoke together on Sunday, April 10th, 2011. This particular confession comes from Bob Kauflin’s blog (www.worshipmatters.com) Bob is the author of the book … More Confession Time
FIVE GOALS FOR LEAD WORSHIPERS (compiled from chapter 8 of Pure Praise as well as notes taken from Dwayne Moore’s lecture on this subject in his “Online Worship Leader Training Class”) 5. Impress them – The word means “to make a favorable impact on somebody.” In this sense, you want to leave an impression that’s … More Pure Praise Week #8
I am writing this post while listening to the brand new worship album from New Life Church entitled “You Hold It All.” What a fantastic album! I highly recommend purchasing this worship project – especially if you are serving in the worship ministry at Academy Christian Church. Stylistically, it represents a sound that I am … More Pure Praise Week #7