Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Building a Church Photography Team 101

A few weeks ago, I had the incredible opportunity to visit Bethlehem Church in Bethlehem, GA, to lead a fun, photography-intensive, 2 day workshop...

The Worship Team Hierarchy of Needs

1943. The average cost of a new house was $3600 and a bottle of Coca Cola was a nickel. Oklahoma had just opened on...

Self Check: Am I Singing Correctly?

Recently, hundreds of thousands of fans were saddened to hear that Adele had once again suffered vocal damage so severe that she had to...

Perfect Your Practice

You've heard the saying, “Practice makes perfect!” And we all know there’s truth to that. But the WAY you practice actually makes a difference...

Go Figure: Writing an Intro

If you’ve been following my “Go Figure” series here, you probably recognize that I’m an advocate for musicians making worship songs their own. Don’t...

3 Essentials Needed to Be Click Proficient

I have the pleasure of playing for Harvest Christian Fellowship (Greg Laurie’s ministry) a few times a month. Every Sunday they have at least...

5 Tips for Your Woodshed Time

I’m often asked for recommendations on how to best allocate practice time, or time in the woodshed. It’s difficult to answer that question with...

Christian Songwriter with Martin Smith

Let’s go back for a minute. I saw Delirious at the Creation East Festival when you first hit the stage with a...

Five Ways to Become a More Valuable Team Member

One of the great privileges of my career was providing the tech for Maranatha! Music’s Worship Leaders Workshops. More than twenty years ago, churches...

Listen

J.S. Bach took a break from his worship leader job to listen to the music of Dietrich Buxtehude. Since the invention of the phonograph...

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Two-time GRAMMY® winner Matt Redman has been gifting the church with honest, simple songs of worship for many years. His newest album, Glory Song,...

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20 years ago, a small group of little-known worship leaders wanted to do a Christian conference for young people in Australia with the purpose...

Acoustic Amp Roundup

Acoustic amplifiers are a great solution for a number of the challenges acoustic worship guitarists face. There are times when we get asked to...