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July 28, 2016

History of Hymns: “Your Grace is Enough” by Matt Maher

By Nelson Cowan

In 2003, Maher wrote the hymn “Your Grace is Enough” during a time of spiritual hardship due to burnout […]

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History of Hymns
July 21, 2016

History of Hymns: “You Are Good” by Israel Houghton

By Nelson Cowan

In an unprecedented turn of events, this week’s History of Hymns series takes us into the former arena […]

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History of Hymns
July 14, 2016

History of Hymns: “Hosanna” by Brooke Ligertwood

By Nelson Cowan

This week’s hymn journey takes us to Sydney, Australia, home of Hillsong Church, an international Pentecostal megachurch affiliated […]

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History of Hymns
July 11, 2016

Ownership, Flow, and Genuine Worship:  A Process for Modern Song Selection

By Dr. Jon Godfrey

It can be daunting to think of the number of details that go into making Sunday morning a success for […]

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Song Leaders
July 7, 2016

History of Hymns: “Blessed Be Your Name” by Matt Redman

By Nelson Cowan

This month, the History of Hymns series is dedicated to hymns written by contemporary Pentecostal, Evangelical, Charismatic (PEC) artists […]

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History of Hymns
May 26, 2016

How To Start A Worship Band

Writers David Philp and Jeff Campbell have created a thoughtful resource for those churches seeking to create a new worship […]

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Contemporary & Emerging Music
May 4, 2016

Song Selection: Team Building, Learning, and Listening

By Jeremy Hearn

Song selection is one of the most important worship planning tasks. It can make or break the congregation’s […]

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Song Leaders
March 3, 2016

Love Divine, All Loves Excelling - Fusion

This is a new setting of Charles Wesley's "Love Divine, All Loves Excelling" that features a new tune written […]

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Lead Sheets
February 5, 2016

CCLI 2015-2016 Top 100 Songs for United Methodist Congregations

One of the most significant indicators of the use of newer music in Christian congregations in The United States is […]

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Contemporary & Emerging Music
March 28, 2014

How to Sing a New Song

By M. Anne Burnette Hook

It is a daunting but exciting task to formulate a long-term congregational strategy for learning new hymns and songs. This […]

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Worship Matters