Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0217: Christmas 2020
Nov09

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0217: Christmas 2020

What are we going to do for Christmas in 2020 with a pandemic going on? Joe & David are joined by Dan Thompson to talk about Christmas ideas as well as more talk on tech during the...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0216: Flow Of Worship In Online and Hybrid Church
Nov02

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0216: Flow Of Worship In Online and Hybrid Church

In Episode 0216, David & Joe talk about typical flow of worship thinking and then address some of the changes to that thinking that comes with planning worship for both in-person and online worship services. To participate in the discussion, join us LIVE on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month on...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0215: Rich Kirkpatrick
Oct05

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0215: Rich Kirkpatrick

He’s been on the show before and one of the few people that’s been in the worship blogging & podcasting gig longer than us! We have a great conversation with Rich about his Covid worship experience, talk about his music writing with his daughter Emile and the new journey he’s on. We record the podcast live on Facebook on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of the month. If you’d like to participate, join us...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 214: The One Where David & Joe Talk About Stuff
Aug24

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 214: The One Where David & Joe Talk About Stuff

Joe & David talk about a variety of topics in this episode of the podcast, many of them pertaining to worship, but in good WMC style, plenty that do not as well. We record the podcasts live on Facebook on the 1st & 3rd Mondays of the month at 10am Pacific Time. If you would like to join us live or even be a part of the discussion, that’s where you will find...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 213 – David Introduces Joe to Loops and Multitracks
Aug10

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 213 – David Introduces Joe to Loops and Multitracks

In this episode David spends some time introducing Joe to the idea of using loops and multitracks with the worship team. Due to the tutorial nature of this episode, you may want to be sure to watch the video version on Facebook. This episode was recorded live on Facebook on Monday, August 10th at 10am Pacific Time. We would love to have you join and participate with the discussion mondays at 10am! Standard Podcast [ 1:06:13 ] Play Now...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 212
Jul27

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 212

Joe & David talk about some of the new tech they’ve been using recently as well as the apparently never-ending tech problems we are dealing with on a weekly basis. This episode was recorded live on Facebook on Monday, July27th at 10am Pacific Time. We would love to have you join and participate with the discussion mondays at 10am! Standard Podcast [ 42:50 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0211
Jul06

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0211

In this episode, Joe & David spend a little time talking about “self-management” in the midst of the pandemic. You’ll hear both David & Joe share some of the internal, emotional and mental struggles during this season. This episode was recorded live on Facebook on Monday, July 6th at 10am Pacific Time. We would love to have you join and participate with the discussion mondays at 10am! Standard Podcast [ 39:54...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 210 – Song Selection
Jun15

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 210 – Song Selection

In today’s episode of the Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Joe & David talk about some of the process they use for choosing new songs for their churches. This episode was recorded live on Facebook on Monday, June 15th at 10am Pacific Time. We would love to have you join and participate with the discussion mondays at 10am! Standard Podcast [ 41:03 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 209
Jun02

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 209

Learn from our mistakes Everything is different at the moment, including the Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast. Joe & David decided to go live on Facebook and record it to share on the podcast. We will be doing Facebook Live every Monday morning at 10am Pacific Time if you’d like to be a part of the conversation! Today Joe & David talk about some of the mistakes they’ve made in their digital services, including...

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Episode 208 – When To Reopen?
Jun01

Episode 208 – When To Reopen?

We would love for you to join us on Facebook live, every Monday at 10am Pacific time! How do we handle the discussion about when to reopen our churches after the Covid-19 Crisis? It’s proving to be a very polarizing discussion for some, so how do we retain unity in the body of Christ while making the best decision for the mission of the church? Standard Podcast [ 45:24 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (182) Leave your...

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Episode 207
May29

Episode 207

Worship During Covid-19 Everything is different at the moment, including the Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast. Joe & David decided to go live on Facebook and record it to share on the podcast. We will be doing Facebook Live every Monday morning at 10am Pacific Time if you’d like to be a part of the conversation! What issues do we need to be talking about right now when it comes to shepherding worship people in our churches?...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0200
Feb11

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0200

David Lindner & Kevin Kruse This is it! It’s not the end of the podcast, but it’s the end of David & Kevin’s time hosting the podcast. In the next episode, you’ll meet our new hosts, Joe & Gabriel. In this episode, David & Kevin will give their final encouragement to worship leaders and pastors as they approach worship ministry. Standard Podcast [ 38:18 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0199
Jan28

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0199

David Lindner & Kevin Kruse In this episode of the Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, David & Kevin spend the episode sharing about their lives. As they near the end of their time hosting the WMC podcast, they wanted to give everyone who has been listening to the podcast one final update on what’s been happening in their lives and where they’re headed in the near future. As you’ll hear, this isn’t the...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0198 – Reflecting on 10+ years of podcasting
Jan14

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, Episode 0198 – Reflecting on 10+ years of podcasting

David Lindner & Kevin Kruse In this episode David & Kevin stop to reflect on some of the things they’ve learned over the last 10 years of doing the Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, as well as some of the ways things have changed in their lives, in ministry and the world as a whole. Standard Podcast [ 41:44 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (1887)  Why don’t you chime in? Leave your feedback in the comments...

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Required Reading: The Worship Pastor by Zac Hicks
Mar07

Required Reading: The Worship Pastor by Zac Hicks

I haven’t recommended a lot of books on WMC over the 10 years we have been doing this little thing. There have been some like Paul Baloche’s God Songs, that I would definitely still recommend.  I’m sure there have been a few others, but not many. There are reasons, mainly because I’m a slow reader and I don’t like to recommend something I wouldn’t stand behind.  Well, I want you to know, I would...

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Soak: Giving People Time To “Take It All In”
Feb24

Soak: Giving People Time To “Take It All In”

A while ago we were privileged to be able to interview Jon Egan on the podcast and he shared with us a very important concept. And it’s one that I think we need should spend more time thinking about as worship leaders. Let me explain. We live on a farm. During the summer it can get to be pretty dirty around here. The first summer we lived in this house they were doing some logging. The dirt on the logging road was a real fine...

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