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Lord, Deliver Us from Passive-Aggressive Conflicts
Every church has elephants in the narthex. Here are four ways to root them out.
Andy had complained to my friend that worship team practice went 30 minutes over time because of all the joking around the music director had permitted.
How to Honor Singles in Your Church
Singles need space for grieving and celebration—and the church can offer both.
So I wanted to be the struggler in this and say I totally understand weeping in your car at midnight with your 90s nostalgia music blaring because you just really like that boy and he won't
From Performer to Pastor
An interview with gospel singer—and pastor—CeCe Winans Love
With her family, especially her brother BeBe, she was a longtime fixture in Gospel music before launching a solo career. It's my first released music in over nine years.
Disillusioned by the Church
When organizational culture makes you wonder if you belong
wanted. After another member of the music program quit the ministry, Lisa finally decided to address her concerns with her supervisor, the senior pastor.
Find Your Prophetic Voice
First steps you can take to learn to speak out against injustice
It even made it on popular television when a pastor who is a descendent of Robert E. Lee condemned racism at the Video Music Awards on MTV, stating, "As a pastor, it is my moral duty
A Conductor of Community
Gail Song Bantum turned a love of music into a life of ministry.
A Conductor of Community. Gail Song Bantum turned a love of music into a life of ministry. Read as Single PagePage 1 of 3. Image: provided by Quest Church. 0; tweet; email; print.
Personal Branding, Platform, and Pride-Management
Promoting the message of Christ―rather than ourselves.
There are some qualities readily distinguishing one particular church from other places of worship―often through the style of music, preaching, programming, and environment within
9 Reasons to Be Thankful for Moms in Ministry
The awkward, embarrassing, and hilarious truth about balancing motherhood and ministry.
She chose her favorite—a button-up dress. That morning she sang, danced, and swung her arms to the music, but she had forgotten to button the dress below the waist.
When Church Gets Sidelined by Youth Sports
Pastors need a game plan for discipling over-committed families.
Create a mobile liturgy that traveling families can follow while away, including prayer, music, a script of the weekly sermon, and discussion questions. 3. Harness technology.
No, Our Church Doesn't Sing New Music to Appeal to Nonbelievers
Our church's song list is not an evangelism tool. It's meant to glorify God and involve the saints in worship.
Christian UnityOctober 07, 2016. No, Our Church Doesn't Sing New Music to Appeal to Nonbelievers The world is not dictating our worship styles when we sing new music.
How to Safely Use Copyrighted Video During Church Services
An attorney answers the most common questions she receives about video copyright.
Movies, commercials, music videos, recordings, and even home videos are all the subject of copyright protection, even if the work is not registered and even if the work does not display
Inspiring Tales of Spiritual Motherhood
5 pastors honor the women who nurtured them for ministry.
But if God called you to preach, you better preach! Music is good, but God called you to preach.” She constantly reminded me that my call to preach was of utmost priority.
What Your Pastor Really Wants for Christmas
This year, forego the gift cards and get them something they’ll really appreciate.
A subscription to Audible or music services like Apple Music or Spotify allows me to listen to my fill of music or books as I commute to visit my congregation members.