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NEW Worship Team Conversation: “Leading Others in Authentic Worship”

Dwayne Moore’s “Coffee Shop Conversations” Series leads us through how to have informal, powerful and needed conversations with our worship team leaders. Conversation Topic: Leading Others in Authentic Worship This Conversation includes discussions on “What is authentic worship?” “What are the Biblical requirements to worship?” and “What is our role as worship leaders?” Go here to

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Worship Leaders: Lead in Awe this Easter

by Dwayne Moore… One quiet morning a few weeks ago, I decided to take some time to pray alone in our sanctuary. But as soon as I sat down on the front row, my mind began racing about all the stuff that still needed to be done before our Easter services: “How will the lights

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Podcast: Coffee Shop Conversations with Your Worship Leaders

In this podcast… Dwayne steps you through a teaching conversation he recently had with his key song leaders about their responsibilities and freedoms as worship leaders. Dwayne shows you how you can use his handout and lead your lead singers through the questions. Watch the podcast and download the free handout.     ShareFollow

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Three Things We WILL DO in Our Worship Ministry

    The following resolve is part of our Worship Ministry Manual, which is FREE for you to download.   We Will’s   1. We will produce excellent, creative and effective services. We will follow our checklists and systems across the board. We will insist on consistency from everyone. We will ask, seek and knock—looking

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FREE Worship Devotional on Adoring God

Challenge your worship team to grow in their adoration of God with this new devotional by Dwayne Moore. Print a copy for each member of your team to do individually as a quiet time experience. You’ll need to allow 15-20 minutes for them to complete it. Then, if you want, you can invest a few more minutes

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An Asaph Generation of Worship Leaders

We recently started a unique and needed community for worship leaders. We call it the Asaph Generation (AsaphGeneration.com). Why the name “Asaph Generation,” you might ask? Simply put, we want to be part of a generation of worship leaders who leave a godly legacy in worship ministry–like Asaph did! The Asaph Generation is an exclusive

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NEW Exclusive Worship Leader Community!

The Asaph Generation launched today! Check out what Worship Leader Magazine calls a “great new community” and The Worship Community calls a “great resource”! If you’re committed to being a worshiper, musician and mentor for life, then join us for some great encouragement and accountability! Go here: AsaphGeneration.com ShareFollow

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A Factory Model of Worship Ministry

At Valley View Church where I’m worship pastor, our vision for the worship and creative arts ministry is to be a “sculpturing factory.” The analogy of a factory works especially well in the southwest area of Louisville, where our church is located. Many of our members work at the Ford plants or the major UPS

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Worship Ministry Manual FREE Download

At Valley View Church, our vision for the worship and creative arts ministry is to be a “sculpturing factory.” We have put together a 70-page manual which explains in detail the strategies and systems for our ministry.  You are welcome to download our manual to help you organize your church’s worship ministry. Simply submit the

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Why It’s Still OK to Sing Vicki Beeching Songs

My pastor sent me a link to Dr. Russell Moore’s article called, “Should We Stop Singing Vicki Beeching Songs?” He asked me for my take on the article. Below is my reply, which includes something I wrote a few years ago in my worship study, Pure Praise… . For the record, I liked Dr. Moore’s

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Age to Age: a Night of Psalms, Hymns & Spiritual Songs (Downloadable files)

. Download the songs and narrations for this powerful night of worship! This unique and original evening of musical worship was one of the most inspirational and instructional events our worship ministry at Valley View Church has ever done. Dwayne and the  talented worship staff at Valley View created and developed the concept, compiled the songs, and

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Job Promotions vs. Ministry Opportunities for Bivocational Ministers

A friend of mine is facing a difficult decision: He’s been offered a big promotion at his secular job. However, he’s concerned that taking the promotion could make it harder for him to reenter vocational ministry. Although he’s not currently serving in a church, he has done so very effectively in the past and hopes

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Worship: What Christians Should Aim for Every Day

NOTE: The following article is an excerpt from Week 2 of the 6-week Bible study, Heaven’s Praise: Hearing God Say Well Done by Dwayne Moore. This article will run in Rick Warren’s Ministry Toolbox and on Pastors.com later this week. ____________________________________ Have you ever felt like you’ve been wandering through life, not quite knowing what exactly God’s expecting

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Using Visual Arts in Worship (Updated)

Pastors.com asked me to write about visual arts in worship a few years ago. After so many advances in visual technology, I realized we needed to revisit this article. I asked Kyle Gordon who is the creative artist on my worship staff to help me rewrite the article. (Check out his blog at CreativeWorshiper.com.) This

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Worship Leaders, Lead in Awe This Easter!

by Dwayne Moore… One quiet morning a few weeks ago, I decided to take some time to pray alone in our sanctuary. But as soon as I sat down on the front row, my mind began racing about all the stuff that still needed to be done before our Easter services: “How will the lights