Five Books for Worship Pastors

Since I am wrapping up my seminary program this week, I have done a lot of reflecting on my journey as a worship pastor thus far. God has taught me a lot through experience, learning form mentors and through some really good resources. I thought today I would recommend some books on worship and even … Continue reading Five Books for Worship Pastors

Churches Need Worship Shepherds (Worship Survey Part. 1)

            There’s no doubt that the church has faced many obstacles in planning and implementing worship in the last year. I recently asked worship leaders and other church leaders to take a survey. I also interviewed a few pastors from different worship contexts to see a few different points of view. My purpose was to … Continue reading Churches Need Worship Shepherds (Worship Survey Part. 1)

Beyond Fasting: 7 Other Practices for Connecting with Lent

Have you heard that we have just begun a season called Lent? How your church members answer this question might have something to do with your church's particular worship style or where you define yourself on the spectrum from traditional to contemporary. However the shape or size of your church, you likely will be putting … Continue reading Beyond Fasting: 7 Other Practices for Connecting with Lent