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Next Level Worship Creed

This is our new Creed at Next Level Worship! It sums up what we teach and help churches and worship ministries do. It is thorough, wholistic and biblical in its approach and contents. May every worship ministry and praise team embrace these goals, steps and pledges! Next Level Worship has developed materials and resources to help

Resources, teaching, worship teams
How Worship Ministry Is Like Football

By Dwayne Moore .  We see our Worship Arts Ministry at Valley View Church as helping to serve the overall purposes of our church. We’re not a stand-alone entity that operates separately from the other vital ministries within our church. The best way I know to explain our unique philosophy and approach to ministry is

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A Vision Strategy for Worship Ministry

At Valley View Church, our vision for the worship and creative arts ministry is to be a “sculpturing factory.” The following key elements of our strategy are based on the analogy of a factory. This is based on the sincere conviction that God entrusts us with people for a period time to help disciple and

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Auditioning, Adding and “Demoting” Worship Team Members & Starting a Choir

. A worship leader recently asked me for advice. He is trying to make some important improvements to his music ministry, including adding a choir and a new recruiting process. How would you answer these questions? 1. Q: I’m in the process of putting together some new systems for the Fall. One of them is

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The Three Purposes of Worship Ministry

By Dwayne Moore   “O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt His name together” (Psalm 34:3). In this one simple verse, David has given us three distinct purposes of worship ministry. These purposes apply whether we’re in a church of 100, 1000, or 10,000. The purposes do not change. We may have

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FREE E-book on How to Grow Your Worship Team!

Just released! Get your FREE copy of our newest e-book, Building Strong Worship Leaders! The Worship Community calls it a “must-read” for worship leaders and pastors. Go HERE to download your FREE copy TODAY! ShareFollow

Leaders' Notes, worship teams
FREE Online Meet-up for Worship Leaders!

When are they and who will be there? Our next online Meet-up is scheduled for Monday, February 16 from 8:00-9:00 PM EST (-5 GMT). Our guest will be Fred McKinnon, founder of TheWorshipCommunity.com. Those who attend will discuss their ministry plans for this year and great resources that can help all of us. I’m not a member. Can

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Spring Online Worship Leader Course Starts Feb. 12!

Worship Leadership Training LEARN FROM A VETERAN WORSHIP LEADER & AUTHOR! Online Worship Leader Course February 12 through April 16, 2015 Come learn from the guy who wrote a required text book on worship for worship students at Liberty University! Dwayne Moore, author of the award-winning Pure Praise study, loves to pour into worship leaders

Worship Planning, worship teams
Planning Worship Services on a White Board

By Dwayne Moore At Valley View Church, we use a whiteboard to help us plan our worship services. We try to always plan 6-8 weeks out. So each week we simply erase the Sunday that’s just past and start another Sunday that’s 8 weeks out. Also, we plan as a team as often as possible. Using a

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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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Leadership Qualities in Worship Teams

Our bands are in Week 6 of Pure Praise, so yesterday for our devotional we talked about the leadership qualities listed in Day 4. Here’s what we look for in worship ministry leaders, based on 2 Chr. 20:21: 1. those who “should sing” (have a calling), 2, those who would sing (have desire & enthusiasm),

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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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Eight Steps to Transform Your Worship Ministry

By Dwayne Moore [box] Have questions? Need some customized help? Contact us for coaching advice and answers to your questions about using this process in your church. We’d love to help![/box] Below is a step-by-step plan to help your worship team members flourish in three fundamental areas—as worshipers, musicians and mentors. This approach can change the

Ministry Strategies, pastors, teaching, worship teams
How to Develop Your Worship Team to Be True Ministers

The following article by Dwayne was featured this week on Pastors.com and in Rick Warren’s Ministry Toolbox. This article is part of the Building Strong Worshipers series, presented by Pastors.com in partnership with Next Level Worship.   Our goal for church musicians and worship teams should be that they become ministers through music. It isn’t enough to be good musicians

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Online Worship Leadership Course with Dwayne Moore!

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