The beauty of absence

Sometimes the absence of a “critical” component to the worship band can enhance the worship experience. We had a couple in our church lead worship this weekend. It was their first weekend leading at our church, and I really wanted to make sure it was a great experience for them, so I was trying to make sure everything was in place, and it just sop happened that this was the weekend that everyone couldn’t participate....

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Artist Evangelism

Who is reaching out to artists? What, if anything, are we supposed to be doing in our worship ministries to be reaching out the artists in our communities? In ages past, churches were hubs for the arts. The most creative music, the most creative artwork was done in and/or for the church. Now, for the most part, the arts are completely separated from the church. Art is taught in schools, and displayed in galleries. Yet, the church...

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Still Coming Soon

Due to an illness, we’ll be postponing the first recording of the Worship Ministry Catalyst podcast. We hope to be recording it in the next few days, and posting the first episode shortly there...

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Church Tech Talk

If you haven’t checked out the guys over at church tech talk you really need to. It’s a group of guys who do tech stuff in churches, and they talk about it in a podcast, as well as give you really cool free stuff. They’re very funny, and very informative. They have a very similar missions to ours, which is one reason why I love what they do. I’d strongly recommend you listen to Episode # 77, and then every...

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First podcast coming soon & other updates

If all goes according to Schedule, Kevin & I will be recording the first podcast episode on Monday. We’ve been working on the layout of that episode and we’re both really excited about getting this thing off the ground. Also, I’ll be adding some more information about Kevin & I here in the next couple of days, you’ll be able to get to them through the about...

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One head, many hats

How many hats do you wear? I don’t know about you, but for me, there are many times when I feel like I wear way too many hats. So, I’m a worship Arts Pastor, which means I plan the music for the services, I prepare the band, I prepare the charts, I plan the creative elements, (not all of them, but many). Those are all things that sound like a usual worship pastor should be doing. One thing I’m finding is that...

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Stay Tuned!

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast is coming. It won’t be too long before we put out our first episode. I know, it’s enthralling, and many people in the world are chomping at the bit. I’m stoked for that first podcast. I really am looking forward to the ways God is going to use WMC to build a network of Worship Leaders and Worship Ministries. Stay Tuned, it will be coming...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst

Worship Ministry Catalyst is a networking resource for worship leaders and worship team members, helping facilitate worship in the local church. We have big dreams for Worship Ministry Catalyst (WMC). We dream that this will be a place where worship leaders can come and find help in many different areas. We’re worship leaders in our local churches, and we understand the constant pressure to lead our congregations in creative worship....

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