Jun
24
2013

A music minister friend of mine desired to upgrade the sanctuary with a video system and project the worship songs on the screen for the congregation. The idea was not to replace the hymnals, but for those that prefer, to look up at the words on the screen. The ones of us that are in […]

Jun
17
2013

Steve, my good friend and Pastor that I served with 4 years has told me numerous times about his grandfather who was Pastor for many years in Tioga, TX at Mount Carmel Baptist Church. Steve called him Paw Paw and was always proud that Paw Paw had been his inspiration to enter the ministry. This […]

Jun
10
2013

One of my music minister friends was “forced“ to robe the choir when some of the ladies would not wear appropriate blouses to cover up. This can be distracting for a congregation, needless to say,¬†especially when a lady necessarily bends forward to sit or reach for a book. They had traditionally sung as a choir […]

Jun
6
2013

You may have seen this before, but it is worth a re-visit. This was written by 8 year old Danny Dutton from Chula Vista, CA. Danny wrote for his third grade homework assignment to “explain God.” I am sure none of us could’ve given a better explanation. ‘One of God’s main jobs is making people. […]

Jun
3
2013

Sometimes you must just get things done. Usually the music minister of a church is charged with coordinating the order of worship and the general flow of the service each week with input from the Pastor as the Pastor requires. He will choose the songs, coordinate the band, choir, praise team, soloists or ensembles and […]