VIDEO 1 Managing Healthy Tensions within Your Worship Ministry Creativity in worship services versus familiarity, planning vs. spontaneity, talent of a player versus their commitment level to your church and your ministry philosophy… These are but a few of the many “healthy tensions” many worship ministries struggle with week to week. Rather than seeking to resolve these tensions
I received a question last week from a worship leader in his 40’s who is taking my Fundamentals of Worship Leadership course. I passed this intriguing and important question along to those in my Coaching Network to get their feedback. Below is the thread of the discussion. Please add your own comments and keep the
“One generation shall commend Your works to another, and shall declare Your mighty acts.” – Psalm 145:4 Guest Post by Matthew Price, Part 2 of 3 New Signs “But that was the Old Testament, that was a different time… what could that possibly have to do with New Testament Church?” You may be asking
“One generation shall commend Your works to another, and shall declare Your mighty acts.” – Psalm 145:4 Guest Post by Matthew Price, Part 1 of 3 The Congregation It was the LORD who first identified his covenant people, Israel as “קָהַל,” “qahal,” or “the assembled.” Learning from covenant statements throughout the first five books of
Dear friends, Don’t miss an amazing coaching opportunity in 2013. Dwayne Moore is leading another year-long coaching network for worship leaders and pastors! TESTIMONY FROM A WORSHIP LEADER: “Dwayne Moore’s years of experience are evident in every single discussion and online session. Very informative and well worth your investment. If you’ve ever felt called to
We’re excited to again offer a tremendous opportunity for you and the worship leaders at your church to grow and learn! Each Tuesday evening starting February 12th through April 16, 2013, please join Dwayne Moore, author of Pure Praise, and several others for our Online Worship Leadership Training Course! This will be our sixth time
[vimeo 57983348 ] Dwayne Moore, author of Pure Praise: A Heart-focused Bible Study on Worship, teaches a webinar on how to grow your worship team spiritually. This is part 1 of the original webinar. In this 40 minute teaching video, Dwayne describes the four levels of effectiveness–one of which every person on your team is
[vimeo 36371550] In this second part of a recorded webinar, Dwayne Moore explains how to move worship team members to a higher level of effectiveness as ministers. Dwayne gives four proven methods to bring about real change in your team. Be sure to watch “The Four Levels of Worship Leaders” to understand what a minister
This is the final post of my series from Rick Warren’s teaching during our Worship Influencers’ Retreat. (See Rick Warren on Worship Leaders for more details and explanation.) Rick Warren on Leadership in Worship When you tell them to sing louder, you’re cheerleading them. That’s not leading. When we sing with passion, that’s what’s contagious.
This is the 4th post in my on-going series from Rick Warren’s teaching at our Worship Influencers’ Retreat. (See Rick Warren on Worship Leading for more details and explanation.) Rick Warren on the context of worship: Why are we here? Why did he put us here? Life is preparation for eternity. This is pre-school
This is the third post in my series on Rick Warren’s teaching during our Worship Influencers’ Retreat at Saddleback’s Rancho Capistrano. (See Rick Warren on Worship Leading for more details and explanation.) ~Dwayne Rick Warren on Personal Preparations Before a Worship Service: While I’m in my car, I start smiling. It releases endorphines that really
Rick Warren and Dwayne Moore This is the second post in my series from Rick Warren’s teaching at Rancho Capistrano during our Worship Influencers’ Retreat. (See Rick Warren on Worship Leading for more details and explanation.) ~Dwayne Rick Warren on Training Worship Leaders: 1. Teach them to worship, not lead worship. Music is
Have you heard about our amazing coaching opportunities in 2012? Dwayne Moore is leading a year-long coaching network for leaders of worship and for pastors. Dwayne is 35 year veteran worship pastor and author of the best-selling study, Pure Praise. He has taught thousands of worship leaders around the world through his writings and his speaking.
Rick Warren and Dwayne Moore Recently, I had the privilege to attend a “Worship Influencer’s Retreat” at Saddleback Church in CA. We met at Rancho Capistrano, which is their beautiful retreat center (formerly owned by Crystal Cathedral). Rick Muchow, worship pastor at Saddleback, invited 12 leaders from around the US to this four-day summit on how to better disciple worship leaders. It