A Church Music Director's Handbook: Volume 1: Theology, by Greg Cooper,Steve Crain,Andy Judd

By Greg Cooper,Steve Crain,Andy Judd

You are a song director. might be you're paid a number of days per week; most likely you're doing this for the affection. both approach, it’s a tremendous task. And it’s an incredible task – one that calls for you to have your head round either the contentious theology of worship track, and the musical and relational demanding situations of establishing a workforce of artistic people.

This e-book is set aiding you sharpen your theology, outline your position and imaginative and prescient, and construct your staff … whilst facing the daily truth of song ministry – wrangling with flakey guitarists, practicing hostage negotiation with the sound men, and responding to forty web page criticism emails with grace.

Lending their presents to the cause are:

Mark Peterson, the music minister at Holy Trinity Adelaide, and the author of a few wonderful songs (See Him Coming, Hallelujah to the King of Kings, maximum position) that are blessing congregations world wide. (www.markpeterson.com.au)

Greg Cooper, who works in tune ministry as a manufacturer, songwriter, and coach with EMU tune, and as a researcher with potent Ministry. until eventually lately he served as tune Director at Christ Church St Ives in Sydney. considering 2005 he has written songs, recorded and toured with worship band storage Hymnal, and has additionally had a few good obtained solo releases. (gregcoopermusic.com)

Steve Crain, a veteran song director. He has been ministering at St Barnabas Broadway due to the fact that almost immediately after the council of Nicea, and in that position has proficient and discipled complete generations of musicians to steward their musical presents. while now not operating at Barneys he freelances as a qualified guitarist (listen at stevecrainmusic.com) and is obtainable for church song education seminars.

Andrew Judd, who in 2004 was requested to place jointly the yearly convention Band for the Sydney collage Evangelical Union – which grew to become storage Hymnal. Andrew is usually an Anglican Minister.

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