Judy Britts has conducted festivals and workshops around North America. She has just completed six years on the national board and executive committee of the Chroisters Guild (www.choristersguild.org); she was also a presenter at the Calvin Symposium on Worship and the Arts in January 2003. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Articles by this author:
Helping Kids Understand Worship Through Music: Ideas and Encouragement for Those Who Lead Children's ChoirsBy Judy Britts
Directing a children’s choir offers several opportunities to teach children what worship is and what it means to worship. As choir directors, our primary tool for teaching children about worship is the music that we sing. This article will focus on how the music we choose can be a teaching tool for children to understand worship—and at the same time, how it can help them lead the whole congregation in worship.