Death Threats

Every so often I write an article that really upsets traditionalists. A few months ago I posted one over at, basically saying that since contemporary worship is the norm these days the traditionalists are panicking. It’s all about control and they’re no longer the majority. You can imagine the hate emails I’m getting!

I always hear sad worship war stories when I teach at conferences, and I heard a shocking one this past weekend at’s Eye Max Conference. Right before a worship leader was ready to lead worship one Sunday before church, an old lady stopped him and said “I hope you have a heart attack.”

Guess the traditionalists are resorting to death threats these days. And churches, you wonder why it’s so hard to find a worship leader!


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