praise team

seminars & conferences, teaching
Pure Praise Workshop at Casting Crown’s Home Church

On January 8-9, I will be leading a 2-day praise team workshop for the youth and college praise teams at Eagles Landing First Baptist Church in McDonough, GA, which is home to Casting Crowns.    While I’m is there, I’ll be recording videos with Mark Hall, lead singer of Casting Crowns. These teaching videos will be used by youth

pure praise worship study, radio interviews, reviews
Interview on All About Worship Podcast

Dwayne will be interviewed on the popular podcast, All About Worship, this coming Monday, October 19, at 9PM Central Standard Time.  We are honored to a part of this tremendous resource for worship leaders. Former guests include Tim Hughes, Brenton Brown, Glenn Packiam, Brian Doersksen, Clay Crosse, Darrell Evans, and Tommy Walker. Ben Abu Saada,

Next Level Worship Conference
Workshops at AL Next Level Worship Conference

Along with 3 general sessions taught by Dwayne Moore, below are the workshops conference attendees will be able to choose from. The North Alabama Next Level Worship Conference will be this coming Saturday, August 15, at CrossPointe Church in Madison, AL. Go to www.NextLevelWorshipConference.com to register. Workshops include: Building Your Worship Team — Brian Holden,

Next Level Worship Conference, Resources, seminars & conferences
Ohio Next Level Worship Conference July 11

There is still time to register for the Next Level Worship Conference just outside Columbus, OH! See why worship teams, praise bands, and choirs are traveling hundreds of miles for these events! Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to grow deeper in your understanding and experiencing of true, Biblical worship! – Come hear author and worship

Biblical Perspectives, Book Reviews, Devotional Thoughts
Worship Is the Fuel of Missions

I am reading a thought-provoking book by Gary Wright, who is a member of my church’s praise team. It’s called Worship Awakening. At the end of chapter 2, he pulls an insightful quote from John Piper about worship and missions. I have not found a better statement on missions and worship than this one by John Piper: “Missions

Leaders' Notes, worship teams
How to Start a Praise Band in Your Church

From time to time, we are asked how to start  a praise team to lead music during worship services in churches. Below are seven lessons Dwayne has learned from several years of leading praise teams in the churches where he has served.  He has been involved with starting two successful praise teams from scratch as well as four choirs. He

Resources
FREE Download of Pure Praise Study (limited time)

Thanks to all 1300 people from every continent, over 50 countries, and all 50 US states who downloaded Pure Praise during the 10-week introductory period! You can still download a sample chapter of Pure Praise: A Heart-focused Bible Study on Worship! This study has been endorsed by Darlene Zschech (Hillsong), Mark Hall (Casting Crowns), Rick

Worship Planning
Awesome Report of On-going Revival!

Imagine your church leaders saying you don’t need a traditional series of meetings because your church is already IN revival! That’s exactly what happened this past Sunday to a pastor friend of mine. Listen to what he wrote me:  Revival Already Happening! We had a great service with many responding to the altar this morning and one

Leaders' Notes, seminars & conferences
Next Level Worship Invited to Lead in AL State Conference

Our good friend, Keith Hibbs, has invited us to help lead a worship leader state-wide conference in May. Part of Alabama Southern Baptists’ Leader Connect emphasis, this conference at Shocco Springs Conference Center near Talledega, AL is for all the associational music directors across the state. I will be leading worship conferences in Botswana, Africa during this time. Thus, John Martin,

Biblical Perspectives, Leaders' Notes
“Worship Leader” Is Still a Good Title

Of late, the term worship leader has come upon hard times. ‘Seems that titles like “lead worshiper” or “worship facilitator” or even “song leader” are more in vogue. I appreciate the careful thought and articulation of my colleagues who want to better define what we do each week when we stand in front of other believers

Resources, Worship Study Help
Half-off Praise More Powerful Studies!

                                                                                                                                                    Sorry, we sold out in one day after posting this!  (However, you can email us if you would like to pre-order the to-be-released-in-the-fall version from Group Publishing. Simply email us and tell us how many you would like to pre-order, and we’ll put you on the