Worship Ministry Leadership

Episode 11: Managing the Tension Between Performance and Worship

By Jon Nicol

When musicians sing or play music in front of other people, that’s a performance. Except in worship. How do we deal with this worship-performance tension?

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Worship Audition Fails: How to Avoid These 8 Big Blunders

By Jon Nicol

If you avoid these worship audition mistakes, you’ll invite the right people in, keep the wrong people out, and grow a healthier worship ministry.

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Hot Wings, Hot Donuts, and Why You Should Take Your Team to a Worship Conference

By Jon Nicol

Going to a worship conference as a leader is beneficial. But taking your team members with you will multiply the impact of that event exponentially.

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How To Save Your Church From Self-Focused Worship

Episode 10: How To Save Your Church From Self-Focused Worship

By Jon Nicol

Manuel Luz joins us to talk about how to identify and escape the traps of self-focused worship and how to lead worship from our true selves.

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Episode 09: The Six Mistakes That Keep Your Church From Singing

By Jon Nicol

In this episode, we’re looking at the common things that we can do to both encourage and discourage our churches from singing.

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Episode 08: Six Crucial Leadership Roles (And Why You Struggle with at Least Two)

By Jon Nicol

How can develop a stronger, healthier worship ministry and still meet the high demands of Sunday? With these four systems from our Eight Essentials Systems.

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Episode 07: The Eight Critical Systems That Run (or Wreck) Your Worship Ministry, Part 2

By Jon Nicol

How can develop a stronger, healthier worship ministry and still meet the high demands of Sunday? With these four systems from our Eight Essentials Systems.

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Episode 06: The Eight Critical Systems That Run (or Wreck) Your Worship Ministry, Part 1

By Jon Nicol

There are eight critical systems that can make your worship ministry run successfully or run off the rails. Learn how to improve ministry systems.

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10 Rules for Keeping Christmas Simple

By Jon Nicol

Feeling pressure to top your Christmas services from last year? Overwhelmed by all the extra work that the Advent season requires? You need these rules.

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Senior Pastor: What Should You Do With An Older Worship Leader?

By Jon Nicol

Does your older worship leader seem out-of-touch or doesn’t connect with your younger generations? Find out how to lead him or her towards greater impact.

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