Bible Gateway A great site for searching the scriptures. I use this site all the time when looking for passages for worship to transition a song or for personal study. The search engine does a great job and has proven to be the one....more
Christmas Spirit (THE RIGHT WAY) A great video to help kick off the Christmas season in your church. Good as a sermon starter or during the offering. Wherever you choose to put it, your service it will surely help others focus of the real reason for t....more
Our Worship Sound A great resource for the worship keyboardist. Lots of tutorials on how to play as well as how to use Mainstage in worship. We love their YouTube channel that is filled with some great tips and helps on how to make the....more
Indescribable This captivating book brings together devotional insight, scientific thought, and magnificent images of the universe. The psalmist sang that the "heavens declare the glory of God" (19:1). Throughout these stunning pages,....more
Bluefishtv.com Have you ever wanted to incorporate high quality video in your church but couldn't because of the cost of cameras, editing equipment and software (not to mention the many man-hours required to shoot and produce it)? Hav....more
The Worship Leader What is good worship leading? Lately I've found myself ruminating about this subject in the least likely places: time-out during one of my son's basketball games, standing in front of the frozen food section, waiting for....more
Creative Elements to Worship It's so easy to get in a rut with our worship! The longer we stay in the rut, the more our people can simply go through the motions of the service without thinking, without truly worshiping. This article presents scor....more
How Will God Use You? I was just reading the latest Worship Leader Magazine and saw an article from Paul Baloche. In the article, he shares how 20 years ago, he had no desire to ever sing any lead vocals, much less be the voice for God he is ....more
A Response to Blended I prefer the term “Unified” worship over “Blended” worship because our intention should be to reflect the scriptural teaching of unity in diversity. (Gal. 3:28; 1 Cor. 12:12-14) The term “Blended” worship does not necess....more
Worship Vue A great resource for the worship leader and worship ministry. Everything from teaching videos and videos for worship services, this is one of the best resources out there. You will want to check this site out for a ton....more
LED Lighting Tips So you’re going to be using LED par cans, let me give you some helpful tips and notes. These are a few things that I’ve learned through trial and error.
1. Don’t light primary faces. LED provides a rather unnatural l....more
Planning Center Online Planning Center Online is one of the best new resources we have found for helping organize your worship teams and ministry. From communicating the worship order to hosting songs and charts, this site has it all.
Radical You and I can choose to continue with business as usual in the Christian life and in the church as a whole, enjoying success based on the standards defined by the culture around us. Or we can take an honest look at the J....more
Did Jesus Really Have a Choice? If you have seen the Passion of the Christ, undoubtedly you came away with an opinion. Your perceptions and questions may have been on its accuracy. It may have been on the graphic nature being over done, which i....more
Cross Cultural Worship Have you ever asked yourself the question, "What does worship sound like
in other parts of the world?" We often tend to think that all worship
sounds relatively the same. In the English speaking world it generally
The Purpose of Man: Designed to Worship The one great obsession of A.W. Tozer’s life was worship. Many have written about worship, but Tozer surpassed them all in simple passion and supreme purpose. Compiled from material never before published, this book pres....more
Worship Through Dance When I think of dancing, the first thing that comes to mind is two people on a dance floor in a club moving to music. For most of us, dance is something that is done between two people. We see it all around us. In mov....more
Bow Down Often it has been said that as human beings, "we are almost helplessly self-centered." This of course is due to what we call "original sin". The "fall" of man was at the point of his deciding to go it his own way inst....more
New Life for Old Hymns Here’s another idea you might pray about. There are literally hundreds of old hymns out there that have fallen out of use because their music and their language have become outdated. We don’t mean the famous hymns, the g....more
Why Your Church Should Be Producing Videos It never fails.... The final session of my seminar is on video production. Every time I start this session, half of my audience glazes over and looks at me in disbelief. "You want us to what? Make videos?". Yes! Yes! Yes....more
Experiencing Worship, The Study
Used by churches all over the world to help teach worship, the Experiencing Worship study can help your worship team too.
Your team will learn why we worship and gain a better understanding of how to worship.
One user said..."Your 5 week study course has made a tremendous impact on my life in the study of worship... I would like to express my thanks for a well written study course that leads into a higher realm of praise and worship."