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Guest Posts, Mentorship
Mentorship – The Way of Discipleship

Guest article by Tiffany Montgomery. She is a homeschooling wife and mom with a passion to encourage and equip women through biblical discipleship! “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with

Ministry Strategies, worship teams
Eight Steps to Transform Your Worship Ministry (Repost)

Check out this 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 culture of your worship ministry and help your team grow spiritually and numerically—no matter the size of your church. We’ve seen firsthand the impact it has made in small congregations and

Biblical Perspectives, teaching, worship study
Part 1: What Is Lifestyle Worship?

Want to LISTEN to this article? Click here The term, lifestyle worship, has been around for a while now; yet, it seems a lot of Christians still don’t quite understand it. A girl in the Philippines and her youth group were going through my book, Pure Praise. On her blog site she wrote, “I’ve always

Biblical Perspectives, Heaven's Praise, Resources, worship study
Worship: What Christians Should Aim For Every Day (Repost)

This article is an excerpt from Week 2 of the 6-week Bible study, Heaven’s Praise: Hearing God Say Well Done by Dwayne Moore. ____________________________________ Have you ever felt like you’ve been wandering through life, not quite knowing what exactly God’s expecting from you? Sadly, many in God’s family spend much of their lives this way. They walk

Resources
Worship Leader Training for You and Your Team!

Access award-winning coaching, consulting, and online training by joining one of our worship leader training events! Take a moment and check out these great opportunities!         Experience TRANSFORMATION for you and your team leaders as we help you refocus on the Lord, on your spouse and worship team, and on who God

Resources
How Can We Know If The Congregation Is Really Worshiping?

Here’s a question I’m often asked: How can we know if our congregation is really worshiping? To find the answer to that question, first we need understand the four stages of congregational worship. Everyone in our congregation is in one or more of these stages. The stages are progressive: one stage leads to the next that

Biblical Perspectives, Ministry Strategies
The Three Purposes of Worship Ministry (Repost)

“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 different ways of reaching

Audio Teaching, Biblical Perspectives, pastors
When It’s Time to Leave Your Church Ministry Position (Part 2)

https://www.nextlevelworship.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Worship-QA-Session-1-Circumstances-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWant to LISTEN to this article? Simply click on the arrow above. For me, knowing when it’s time to leave a church ministry position usually starts with one of two things. We talked about the first way, inner restlessness, in Part 1 of this article. Today, we’ll look at the second

Resources, seminars & conferences, teaching, Worship Planning, worship teams
6 Characteristics of a God-Sized Vision (repost)

. Dreaming about the future of your church and ministry? Wondering what God might do through you and your congregation or team?   Whatever He has for you, you can be sure that every God-inspired vision has six distinct characteristics. All of them can be clearly seen when God commissioned Joshua to lead His people

Resources
When It’s Time to Leave Your Church Ministry Position (Part 1)

I’ve served in many churches and ministries over the years, and I’ve eventually left as many places as I’ve served. For me, knowing when it’s time to leave usually comes down to one of two things: 1) restlessness inside me or 2) circumstances around me. God has used both of these as signs to help get

Next Level Worship Conference
ReFOCUS Worship Conference REGISTRATION OPEN

  Come and experience TRANSFORMATION for you and your team leaders. Registration is open! Let us help you refocus on the Lord, on your spouse and worship team, and on who God made you to be. The ReFOCUS Worship Conference is specially designed for key leaders of worship teams. It’s ONLY $199 per person for

evangelism, Ministry Strategies
A Strategy for Sowing and Reaping

The Bible is clear that we must sow if we expect to reap, and we must ask God (and keep on asking) if we expect to receive. That is why we developed a 3-step approach to help us be more intentional with sowing into NLW and into other people. The plan below is a guide

Online Worship Leader Training
Online Worship Leader Course – Early Bird Pricing is Open!

ONLINE WORSHIP LEADERSHIP COURSE WITH DWAYNE MOORE September 11, 2017 through November 20, 2017 This 10-week online course is a great way to cover several important and practical topics on worship leading. You’ll get lots of encouragement and advice from award-winning author and worship leader coach, Dwayne Moore, AND you’ll have great discussions with other leaders in the

Devotional Thoughts
“Just Ask Me For It” (The Case for Bold Praying)

  I had been home from Africa less than 24 hours when I got the call. I felt as though I was being summoned. After a month of traipsing across 3 countries doing worship conferences, I had been looking forward to hiding away in my house for a couple days to recoup and rest! Instead,

Missions
Serving Worship Leaders Around the World: Africa Trip Recap

  The NLW team is back from Africa! Everything went very well, and we can’t wait to see the fruit in the coming months and years as we continue to sow seeds. The heart of NLW is to serve worship leaders around the world, and we feel that God has opened many doors in Africa