Leadership & Team Development

Five Reasons You’re a Stressed-Out Worship Leader

By Jon Nicol

These five reasons are certainly not the only reasons a worship leader would be stressed out. But I chose these five because they share a similar connection

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Why Everything In Your Worship Ministry is YOUR Fault

Why Everything In Your Worship Ministry is YOUR Fault

By Jon Nicol

The good and bad news: you are responsible for the systems that allow, enable, encourage, create and/or perpetuate unhealthy behavior and poor attitudes.

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Why I Didn't Lead Worship On Easter Sunday

Why I Didn’t Lead Worship On Easter Sunday

By Jon Nicol

If we’re serious about Ephesians 4:11-12—being leaders who are equipping the body of Christ to do the work of ministry—we have to make some bold changes.

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10 Big Problems With Your Worship Team Dress Code

By Jon Nicol

When it comes to your worship team dress codes, how do you cover (pun intended) everything? Here are ten mistakes leaders make with their dress code policy.

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How Do You Measure Success On A Worship Team?

How Do You Measure Success On A Worship Team?

By Jon Nicol

What if worship teams started measuring the behavior that produces excellent worship leadership, instead of how just the good or bad the service was.

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The Worship Team’s Hierarchy Of Needs

By Jon Nicol

Does it feel like some of your team members are stuck and not growing? Here’s language to encourage your team members to grow to that next level.

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Why Lateness Hurts Your Team (More Than You Think)

Why Late Team Members Hurt Your Team (More Than You Think)

By Jon Nicol

Here are eight ways that late team members are damaging our ministries. And then we’ll look at the practical steps that leaders can do to change this.

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Average Musicians, Amazing Results...How?

Average Musicians, Amazing Results…How?

By Jon Nicol

A worship team with average musicians can sound amazing if they know how to self-arrange. Train your worship team with these five arranging principles.

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3 Ways To Get Your Worship Team To Practice More

By Jon Nicol

Do your worship team members use the rehearsal to learn their songs? Get your worship team to practice BEFORE they come to rehearsal. Here are 3 ways…

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Nine Sketchy People On Your Worship Team (And Why You Can’t Ignore Them)

By Jon Nicol

The behavior of these nine people is tempting to ignore. But the presence of any of these issues will eventually cause more team-eroding dysfunction.

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