Introducing unfamiliar worship songs can be daunting, but thoughtful planning and preparation can set your congregation up for success. Chris Denning shares practical guidance for worship leaders seeking to integrate new music. Just as a football coach structures plays around the team’s strengths, Chris advises getting to know your church’s identity and leanings when selecting songs. He offers tips like connecting with long-time members, listening to feedback, and collaborating with your team. While personal preferences shouldn’t dictate choices, Chris cautions against anonymous complaints. Approach new song integration with care and strategy to give your church a stronger foothold.