Beefing up the band with digital musicians

One of the ways I mentioned before about how churches can use technology was to add digital musicians to your worship team.  I wanted to go into a little more detail and share how we’re doing that at Journey now. First a few key things to understand: Generally speaking, I’m…

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Sunday Setlist – Christmas Edition

Merry [two days after] Christmas! It always amazes me how fast Christmas comes and goes and that all the plans and preparations for Christmas are over. I hope your celebrations of Christ’s birth were filled with his Spirit! I’m going to cover all three Christmas worship services in this edition, so…

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Bonus Tracks: Worship Styles

Last week at Merge, I led a discussion about which style of worship is “right.” It’s the ongoing struggle of what some have called the “Worship Wars” – the battle between those who believe “Traditional” worship is the right way and those who say “Contemporary” worship is right. (wow, there…

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Sunday Setlist: May 2, 2010

This week, we celebrated the confirmation of 6 students at Journey (for those not familiar with confirmation, join me on a brief tangent: there are basically two ways that churches do Baptism (I can hear it now: “But I thought this was confirmation?!” – Hang on – it’ll all make…

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Sunday Setlist – August 23, 2009

Sunday, August 23 at Journey. This week while we’re between series, we looked at what worship is all about -focusing on what it is (a response to God’s love) and what it’s not (music, style, liturgy, etc). It’s not something we tend to focus on or think about much so…

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