Does anyone else wonder why we as musicians and song leaders call ourselves worship leaders or the worship team? Not that I have a problem with the terminology, I think it is accurate in a certain…Continue
"When we look in the Psalms, we constantly see the phrase that goes something like- A Psalm of David to the "Chief Musician". I think that was essentially the role that we find ourselves in today as "Worship Leaders". I,…"
"I've had this discussion before. In fact, here is a re-post of a blog post from my website:
No Such Thing As a Worship Song?
You've probably heard the tongue-in-cheek definition of praise and worship by now: Praise is the fast songs,…"
"Our church actually does use the term Music Director (which is what my role has been), but worship leader is used too - since at that moment in time, that person is the worship leader. That role then passes to other people during the course of the…"
"I totally get your concern That's why I tried to give a brief history of how we actually got to the point of the title. I tell my church (which is not very big) that I am not the worship lead, I am the lead worshiper, and that we all are…"
"Thanks for your response, you bring up good points.
I guess I think that anyone whom the church leadership chooses to be on stage has demonstrated a life of worship already and does not need the title. My main fear is the title of worship leader…"
Hey, Mike, glad to hear you had a good vacation. I'm taking a month-long break fro worship leading by heading to Africa in three days. I'll put down the guitar and pick up my mechanic's tools to repair a few vehicles for SAM Ministries in Mozambique - should be fun!
The latest song we're learning is Our Father In Heaven by Brian Doerksen. Also, Your Name by Paul Baloche has reallly caught on with all our three teams in the last two months. What are you guys working on?
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