Home Tracked – A Great resource for recording tips

More and more worship leaders I know are getting into recording. Even if it’s just for recording practice cd’s or rough arrangements, or rough ideas of new songs, home/office recording is growing hugely. And while we can say that we just want to rough out an idea for a song, the perectionist in us still wants to do that perfect recording. Well, here’s a resource that might help you achieve some better results. Des...

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Podcast is on a slight delay

If you have been following along on the blog, you may have noticed something I mentioned on a weekend review a while back about Kevin. In case you didn’t… Kevin& his wife had a baby a little over a week ago. Congratulations Kevin! That said, we haven’t been able to record any new episodes of the podcast in the last week or two, however, it will be coming up soon. I’m working on nailing down a couple of...

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Dangerous Decibels

So it’s happened to me yet again. Well, it happens more often than not. Someone came up to me after our service on Sunday morning and complained about the sound being too loud. The week before I had about 15 people come up to me and express that the sound was too quiet and that they didn’t want to sing out because they didn’t want the people around them to hear them singing. Believe it or not, people are just as...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0052 – God Songs

If you missed last weeks’ podcast, I’d highly recommend you go check it out here. In this week’s episode, David and Kevin continue their discussion on songwriting through the book “God Songs.” We are having a great time talking about this book and I’d strongly recommend you pick up a copy of the book and go through it with us! We’re going to be going through the book God Songs by Paul Baloche...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0051 – God Songs – Songwriting

If you missed last weeks’ podcast, I’d highly recommend you go check it out here. In this week’s episode, David and Kevin continue their discussion on songwriting through the book “God Songs.” We are having a great time talking about this book and I’d strongly recommend you pick up a copy of the book and go through it with us! We’re going to be going through the book God Songs by Paul Baloche...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0050 – God Songs

If you missed last weeks’ podcast, I’d highly recommend you go check it out here. In this week’s episode, David and Kevin continue their discussion on songwriting through the book “God Songs.” We are having a great time talking about this book and I’d strongly recommend you pick up a copy of the book and go through it with us! We’re going to be going through the book God Songs by Paul Baloche...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0049 – God Songs

If you missed last weeks’ podcast, I’d highly recommend you go check it out here. In this week’s episode, David and Kevin continue their discussion on songwriting through the book “God Songs.” I’d strongly recommend you pick up a copy of the book and go through it with us! We’re going to be going through the book God Songs by Paul Baloche & Jimmy & Carol Owens. (If you click on the...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0048 – God Songs

If you missed last weeks’ podcast, I’d highly recommend you go check it out here. In this week’s episode, David and Kevin continue their discussion on songwriting through the book “God Songs.” I’d strongly recommend you pick up a copy of the book and go through it with us! We’re going to be going through the book God Songs by Paul Baloche & Jimmy & Carol Owens. (If you click on the...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0047 – God Songs

If you missed last weeks’ podcast, I’d highly recommend you go check it out here. In this week’s episode, David and Kevin continue their discussion on songwriting through the book “God Songs.” This week, we’re finishing up the first chapter, I’d strongly recommend you pick up a copy of the book and go through it with us! We’re going to be going through the book God Songs by Paul Baloche...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0046 – God Songs

Well, I have to admit, I’m very excited about this podcast. The topic we’re starting to talk about this week is one that is huge for me. It’s something I’ve been interested in since I was a teenager, and was in fact my first real passion in music. That is the art of songwriting. It is most definitely an art and a craft, one that I’m very passionate about. Kevin & I have been talking about doing a...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Social Network

Did you know we have a social network? We do! We have our very own social network! If you haven’t checked it out, you should! You can find it at http://worshipministrycatalyst.ning.com. Visit Worship Ministry...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0045 – Deeper Worship Conference

We’ve all been to worship conferences, come back and realized we are disappointed that we didn’t actually learn more useful information than we did. Well, that wasn’t the case for Kevin in this episode. He has just returned from a conference and he has a lot of great information to share with you that I enjoyed listening to, so I’m sure you will too. The conference that Kevin went to was the Deeper Conference....

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0044 – Community in Worship

It seems to be a buzz word, and has been for a while around the church in America, and that’s the topic of this week’s Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast…Community! Not just the idea of community, but how do we do more in our worship services to create community among the body? Should we even try? I don’t want to give away the whole episode, so check it out below! If you have some insight to offer on this topic,...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0043 – Coldplay Concert vs. Church Production

In This week’s podcast David & Kevin talk about a coldplay concert that Kevin had just gone to and we compare that to what we do in our church services. We talk about what drives the production value at a concert like the coldplay concert and what drives the production values in our churches. I don’t want to give away the whole episode, so check it out below! If you have some insight to offer on this topic, we’d...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0042 – Dealing with our own emotions during worship

This week, David & Kevin talk about what we do with our emotions when we’re leading worship. What do we do to make sure we are keeping our emotions in check so that we can effectively lead while at the same time make sure that we don’t remove all emotion from ourselves. It’s a tricky topic, one that I’m sure you have dealt with a lot in your experience with being involved in a worship ministry. If you have...

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Episode 0041 – Dealing with the summer lull, MJ & West coast live from a previously recorded broadcasts

In this episode David & Kevin get a little wrapped up in talking about the Live – recorded from and earlier live broadcast conundrum we face living on the west coast of the United States. After that, we get into talking about some things we might be able to do to take advantage of the summer. We also talk about the huge loss in the music industry, MJ & all the things we have because of the King of Pop. If you have some...

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