Saturday, February 17, 2018

God Gave Me This Song… Now What?

God has given you a song. You sat down with your guitar one day, and it started flowing out effortlessly. Or, you were driving...

Worship Songwriter: Matt Redman

You’ve got twenty-three songs currently in the CCLI top 500, have won just about every award imaginable, and your songs have been recorded...

5 Ways to Write Songs People Will Love

What would it feel like for people to love your songs like they love “Lord, I Need You” (Nockels, Carson, Reeves, Stanfill, Maher), “In...

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...

Christian Songwriter with Hillsong United’s Matt Crocker

A friend told me that 50,000,000 people sing Hillsong worship songs every week – wow! As a companion piece to our Hillsong United cover...

Christian Songwriter with Brian and Jenn Johnson

In addition to leading worship and heading up the Bethel Music ministry, Brian and Jenn Johnson are truly prolific songwriters. If you are interested...

Christian Songwriter: Set Defined Goals

Whether you’re new to songwriting or are an experienced songsmith, this column is intended to serve as a resource where you can turn to...

Thoughts on Co-Writing

At first blush, it seemed a bit audacious … an editorial suggestion that I write about co-writing. The plain truth is that I don’t...

Christian Songwriter: Darlene Zschech

Whether you are interested in developing your skill as a songwriter, cultivating a culture of songwriting for your church – or both, this column...

Seven Guitar Chords Every Christian Songwriter Should Know

The guitar has become as integral to Christian music as the major scale is to the harmonic framework upon which our chords and melodies...

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