Starting a new faith community from scratch means you have to find people who want to be part of your new church. I know this may sound obvious. It may be obvious, but it’s certainly not easy. When God calls […]
By Steve Burger In our congregation we have discovered that worship requires the presence, engagement, and voice of every generation. A mother and son read Scripture together. A four-year-old leads the congregation in the Lord’s Prayer. A senior member sits […]
The Companion asked a handful of worship leaders and members of the Commission on Worship to share their thoughts on Covenant worship – how they plan, whether we should have a new hymnal, and how they see worship changing in […]
My first desk at LifeChurch.tv was an old door balanced on cinder blocks. I shared an office that was tucked away in a dark corner of the building. Just starting out in ministry, I was 24 years old.
For the ministry team at Redwood Covenant Church, worship begins long before the opening prayer. Words by Matt Nightingale, photos by Nicole Hoefer It’s all worship. I know it’s clichéd to say this, but many people still equate music with worship. […]
LAKEBAY, WA (March 10, 2015) — Dan Whitmarsh is pastor at Lakebay Community Church in Lakebay, Washington. This article was recently published on the Worship Connect blog. We recently had a worship intern from a local Christian college. Here are […]
MEDELLÍN, COLOMBIA (March 5, 2015) — Katie and Julio Isaza are Covenant project missionaries helping with local church planting and leadership development. This article, written by Katie, was recently posted on the couple’s blog. By Katie Isaza He called a […]
Praise. Prayer. Teaching. Giving. Why what we do when we gather is more than the sum of its parts. By Todd E. Johnson On the first day of my basic worship course, I go over the learning outcomes I have […]