Less Scripture to Sing and Preach More

Minimizing the public reading of Scripture in our services of worship may be unwittingly conveying a lack of trust in the very Word we claim as foundational to that worship.

8 Social Media Tips To Boost Your Holiday Church Attendance

From the beginning of the promotion, make sure there is enough visual content. Statistics show that on Twitter, tweets with videos are six times more likely to be shared than tweets with photos. Even on Facebook and Instagram, videos are becoming the order of the day.

Live Mixing Tips: Concepts to Help Raise the Bar

Mixing a church service can be one of most rewarding moments for an audio engineer. It can also be one of the most challenging. Sometimes, even, it can be a point of contention among the audio engineer, worship team, leadership, and congregation.

Insights from 8 Church Mergers

PODCAST: Dan Zimbardi, Executive Pastor at Sandals Church in California. talks about revitalizing and replanting churches through church mergers.

Five Common Rehearsal Killers

Don’t let the space in between songs become chit-chat time, improvise time, or random question time. Keep it moving. When you finish one song, move on to the next song and they’ll follow you.

Worship Manager or Worship Leader?

If you alone are trying to manage worshipers instead of lead them, you alone might receive all of the credit when something works. But you alone will also receive all of the credit when something doesn’t work. Trying to manage worship will eventually kill you and the worship of your…

7 Ingredients for Healthy Church Growth

If you want to grow a healthy church, you constantly have to evaluate what’s going right and what’s going wrong. And once you discover what’s going wrong, you have to do the hard work of figuring out how to fix it.

5 Things Every Congregation Must Understand About Worship

If Christian worship is distinctly anything, it is a response of affection to the God who has pursued us since the beginning of time. That God is the specific God revealed in the creating Father, the saving Son, Jesus Christ, and the empowering and comforting Holy Spirit.

Finding A Part-Time Worship Leader For Your Church

Finding a part-time worship leader can be quite difficult for several reasons. Usually, your search in confined to a small geographical region since people generally will not move to another location for a part-time job.

Worship Leader and Worship Team Relational Contract

What if worship leaders and worship teams planned, prepared and presented worship with a relational contractual agreement as one of the foundational components of their leadership? Can you imagine the worship health potential this could offer your congregation?


Essential reading for worship leaders since 2002.


Get the latest worship news, ideas and a list

of the top CCLI songs delivered every Tuesday... for FREE!