Worship

Singing the Bible

Singing the Bible

When we sing God’s word back to Him by singing the Bible, it connects our hearts to Him in a different way than reading or speaking it can.
Creating a Worshipful Atmosphere with Your Songwriting

Creating a Worshipful Atmosphere with Your Songwriting

Is our job as songwriters to lead people to the presence of God? Or is it to help others realize we’re already there by creating a more worshipful atmosphere? John Chisum discusses ways songwriters…
Working On Your Voice Throughout The Week

Working On Your Voice Throughout The Week

Part 3 of 3: In this video, Jeff discusses the importance of being intentional during the week so that you can be prepared vocally for the weekend service. | Jeff Mathena is a vocal coach for Kari
Are You Called to Be a Songwriter?

Are You Called to Be a Songwriter?

Almost every songwriter I talk to describes songwriting as their “passion” or their “calling.” But are we really called to songwriting like a preacher to the pulpit or a missionary to Madagascar?   What is the evidence of a calling to write songs and how do you fulfill it?   While it might seem to some that… View Article
7 Tips to Ease the Transition From Floor Wedges to In-Ears

7 Tips to Ease the Transition From Floor Wedges to In-Ears

Not only is Sweetwater Sound the largest online retailer of musical instruments and pro audio equipment in the United States*, they are also passionate about equipping and advising worship musicians in their craft. In this feature, written exclusively for WorshipFuel, Sweetwater shares some of their top tips for transitioning to in-ear monitors. In the beginning,… View Article
A Heart For The People Behind The Production

A Heart For The People Behind The Production

They may be the most relied-upon, yet the most under-appreciated. They may be focused on every note and every word in the service, yet too often they are the least impacted. They may be at church the most hours, yet are often the least connected. They may go by many names (production team, tech team,… View Article
10 Traits of Top CCLI Songs

10 Traits of Top CCLI Songs

CCLI releases a semi-annual list of the top worship songs sung by churches throughout America. A similar list is also published in Europe, Australia, South Africa, and the other far-flung locales where CCLI works with churches to encourage the spirit of worship. Each list is an indicator of the songs that have crossed not only… View Article
Raising Up The Next Generation Of Worship Songwriters

Raising Up The Next Generation Of Worship Songwriters

“Sing a New Song,” scripture repeatedly instructs. What does that mean for the next generation of songwriters in the church?
Attracting and Keeping Great Players

Attracting and Keeping Great Players

“Play skillfully with a shout of joy.” Psalm 33:3