April 25, 2017

A friend of mine came to my office a few weeks ago. His congregation is beginning to think about a sanctuary renovation, and he wanted to talk through some of the dynamics at play when considering...

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March 3, 2017
How do you end a worship service? It’s not a simple question, is it? In the first days of our congregation, ok, in the first years of our... Read More
February 24, 2017
I have a confession. I’m a Reformed Protestant worship director who attends Mass at a Catholic parish on a regular basis. Others in my position... Read More
February 22, 2017
One of the themes I loved to stress back in the days when I taught a university course on “Foundations of Worship,” is that worship... Read More
February 16, 2017
This is the Golden Rule of radio. People like listening to songs that they know because of the feelings and emotions that came with hearing the song... Read More
January 30, 2017
I occasionally consult with churches who are looking for renewal and revitalization in their worship. Often these churches tell me that they are... Read More
January 20, 2017
Worship is Work Worship is a verb. It requires work. Work in preparing all sorts of elements with moving parts including many people. Can it ever... Read More