Category Archives: Worship Leading

Getty Music Worship Conference: Sing!

Why do we sing?  It seems like a funny question – in our churches, it’s just what we do, every Sunday morning.  But really, why do we sing?  Furthermore, what does our singing say about our view of God? How … Continue reading

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“Essentials for the Worship Team Pianist” Webinar

88 Creative Keys is putting on the Essentials For The Worship Team Pianist Webinar on Monday, January 16th from 11am-1pm Eastern Standard Time. The cost is $49 for this two-part, three hour online class taught by Leila Viss, Drew Collins and … Continue reading

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Self-Centered Worship

I have found a helpful bit of advice on modern Self Centered Worship, from Australian worship leader, Darin Browne, at PraiseandWorshipLeader.com This podcast explores self centered worship, and whether or not “I” songs have become the focus of modern worship … Continue reading

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2016 PPMC Music Conference part 2

Music Conference photos part 2… Vocal Class Jim’s vocal class was well received. In the first session, he had the most students! For those of you, who haven’t had the pleasure of hearing him, he sings in a natural, easy … Continue reading

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2016 PPMC Music Conference Part 1

On June 1-3, 2016, we held the very first Powerful Praise! Music Conference, at Opportunity Presbyterian Church, in Spokane Valley, WA! Forty-six musicians and worship leaders from as far south as Southern California, and as far North, as North Dakota, showed … Continue reading

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Announcing: Powerful Praise! -A conference for music ministers

Mark your calendars! Hymnprovisation.com is excited to present: Photo credit: T.Spang, cropped. A conference for music ministers striving to “Make God’s Praise Glorious!” (Ps. 66:2) June 1-3, 2016 Spokane, WA/Coeur d’ Alene area Conference Webpage High quality, hands-on instruction by dynamic … Continue reading

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Some more thoughts on Worship vs. Entertainment…

Mike Livingstone, on his appropriately named blog, mikelivingstone.com, wrote an article titled, “The Heresy of Worshiptainment”, which caused quite a furor among the church today, and inspired the last article I linked to in my previous post. If you did … Continue reading

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Worship-tainment…wait, what??

I just read this interesting article, chronicling some of the church’s history as an entertainment venue. I’d never really considered it as such before, but I think the author is correct. I suggest reading it with an open mind. It’s … Continue reading

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