Cycle of Beauty in Praise

During every choir rehearsal I am filled with awe at the beauty of song. Every single melody is like an infinite praise rolling off our tongues, a gift of word to tune that we sing back to God. The song, the instrument, the breath that gives voice to our hopes and dreams and sorrows, these…

Moving outside the Inner Circle of Praise & Worship

First, let me say that this is not a #HipHop or #MusicReview website.  Just want to spread the good news and I’ve come across some very talented artists who are using their talents for GodOverMoney (godovermoney.com) .  I know a lot of people will be cynical about whether it’s REALLY all about “God Over Money”…

SPEAK don’t STRIKE, Moses

O Lord my God, When I in awesome wonder. Who am I that you are mindful of me? I love you Lord, and I lift my voice. My Jesus, My Savior, Lord there is none like you. Light of the world, you stepped down into darkness. Isn’t it amazing that the lines of these songs…

Music Director or Worship Leader?

Dear Music Director: Do you feel like you’re on the fringe of what God is doing in church?  Do you feel stuck in-between two identities, “music director” and “worship leader” as your church wanes with the times?  Directing music and leading worship are two distinct job descriptions that leave some of us feeling awkward with…