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Don't allow spectator worship in your church

I had an amazing moment during our Easter service a few weeks ago. We were in the middle of a particular song and I pulled my ear monitor out and I had to strain to make out what my band was doing. 393 more words


ASW 2015: How the Royal College of Organists acquired a library

You’ve heard the corny old joke about organists, I imagine? What’s the difference between an organist and a terrorist? You can’t reason with an organist. (Music librarians may not fully understand the joke, organists will protest, but there are clergy who will smile wrily. 589 more words


Watch "MercyMe - Greater (Official Lyric Video)" on YouTube

Greetings from school holiday land (aka teacher prep time). I’ve previously written a post about the lyrics of this song, but have just found a neat new official lyrics video that I thought I would share. 97 more words

Glorifying God

The Heavens Declare

The Heavens Declare, for SATB, SAB solos, piano, and optional audience participation. Duration about 4 and a half minutes. Commissioned by Lyric Fest, Suzanne DuPlantis and Laura Ward, artistic directors, and premiered by Lyric Fest and Singing City, Jeffrey Brillhart, director, with soprano Elizabeth Weigle, mezzo-soprano Chrystal E. 493 more words

New Music

The Summons (Will You Come and Follow Me)

Something to listen to while you read…

Tune Name: Kelvingrove

Alternate Texts: Will You Come and See the Light from the Stable Door?; When You Prayed Beneath the Trees… 245 more words

Hymn Spotlight

Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!

by Lillian Csernica on April 12, 2015

To all of my brothers and sisters in the Orthodox Faith, I greet you on this most glorious Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  246 more words


The Church and The Arts - a modern struggle

There was a time when the church was the center of creativity.  At one time, the church fostered and embraced incredible expressions of worship through both the visual and performing arts.   742 more words

Music And Worship