"Because of my classical training, I started out playing the piano score almost exactly, and so what I had to do was the opposite! But I agree that being able to read the notes is an advantage. I play the organ sometimes, and over there you pretty…"
"I suppose you can think of Moses or Isaiah or Gideon who couldn't believe that they had the ability or confidence to follow through God's calling. I think God's calling means that there is the potential. And the potential simply means…"
"When I grew up, I went to a church that sang hymns unaccompanied. This can be effective when you have someone who will provide a strong lead (a kind of precentor). I'm not saying there weren't times when things were a little dreary - but…"
"Yes, that strikes a chord. We've done jazzed up versions of 'Be thou my vision' and others before, and the congregation complained about how we've changed things!
We use some Australian versions of hymns. Ruth Buchanan has a new…"
"For 9th August
See, what a morning (Getty & Townend) - many videos, eg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQWs0PwHqqM
I thought it good to sing rousing song with a strong beat, at the beginning, to remind ourselves why we meet on a Sunday…"
"Tomorrow's list at St George's, Singapore:
Blessed be Your name. (Matt Redman)
DISCIPLE (Ian Smale) - children's song
My God (Stuart Townend)
What can I do? (Paul Baloche & Graham Kendrick)
Dear Lord and Father of mankind (George…"
Awesome! Perth is like a hub for Malaysians and Singaporeans :P I've met quite a few here.
I don't really know where that church is. I'm currently attending a family church started by my uncle. But don't think I'll be there for long. Anyways, do look me up the next time you come. You can email me at email@example.com