Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0006 – Hymns, Choruses, Blended, Contemporary – what have you…

In this weeks’ podcast, Kevin & I were joined by Scott Olson mid podcast. We talk about using Hymns in worship, some of the pros and cons to having to fall into a style of music as opposed to using songs based on the content of the lyrics. It’s a topic we are just touching the surface of, but it’s a great start to the discussion. Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast - Episode 6 - Hymns, Choruses, Blended,...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0005 – Relationships

In this week’s episode, Kevin & I talk about some of the important things in keeping relationships healthy among worship team members and church staff members. This one gets off to a hilarious start – at least I think so. We hope it’s full of helpful insight for you, your worship team and worship ministry. If you have some helpful advice about maintaining healthy relationships among worship team members and...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst – Episode 0004 – Confronting in Love

In this weeks’ episode, Kevin and David talk about dealing with confrontation, and to do it in love. All of us, no matter what position we are in will have to confront someone about something, and when that happens we need to be able to do so in a way that not only honors the person we are confronting, but honors God as well. Hopefully what we talk about will be helpful advice for you all. Please feel free to leave a comment on...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0003 – Dealing with Conflict & Criticism

In this week’s episode, Kevin and David talk about conflict & criticism. We deal primarily (in this episode) with criticism from church members at large. Kevin shares another story about the “touring days” with the MBC Ambassador choir. Please feel free to give us some feedback about the episode. If you have further insight into the topic of dealing with criticism, please leave a comment on this post. We really...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst – Episode 0001

In this weeks episode, Kevin and I talk about what worship is. We thought about what topic we should start the podcast off with, and really wrestled with whether or not it would be cliche to start the podcast on the topic of worship. We decided to go ahead and do it anyway. If you have feedback for us about this episode, or if you have a topic you’d like us to discuss in future episodes, please feel free to email us. You can use...

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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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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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