The Basics – Practice

One of the first skills that you need to have to help lead and play for congregational worship is practice. Yep, I’m calling practice a skill. Think about it – no one was ever born with the ability to play all of the right notes at the right times. The...

The Basics – Introduction

Welcome to the introduction of a new series I’m going to be blogging about that I’m calling ‘The Basics’. Pretty creative and unique title, eh?! Okay, so maybe that’s not true, but here’s where I’m going with theses posts. I...

Details and Problems in Service Planning

Planning and running a worship service is hard – at least for me. I love doing it and enjoy the challenge of it, but the truth is that it’s difficult. I’ve found lately that one of the things I’ve been challenged with is how I deal with details...