Building Community in the Intergenerational Church through Music- Part One

An intergenerational church values the whole over the individual--the family atmosphere over the segregated in order to build community. The musical portion of worship should also reflect and embody a welcoming spirit as well.  This week's blog will focus on general concepts of music that is welcoming and builds community. Next week I will focus… Continue reading Building Community in the Intergenerational Church through Music- Part One

Pitfalls in Music that Hinder Being a Welcoming Intergenerational Congregation.

Most churches want to be perceived as a welcoming. Sadly, if you've been in a number of churches over a lifetime, you've probably encountered churches that have no set plan in place to create a welcoming environment for guests (or members), but by their actions, philosophy, and music, they are adamantly exclusive. An intergenerational church… Continue reading Pitfalls in Music that Hinder Being a Welcoming Intergenerational Congregation.

Worshiping and Leading While Squinting in a Fog

1 Corinthians 13:12-13 MSG: We don’t yet see things clearly. We’re squinting in a fog, peering through a mist. But it won’t be long before the weather clears and the sun shines bright! We’ll see it all then, see it all as clearly as God sees us, knowing him directly just as he knows us! But for… Continue reading Worshiping and Leading While Squinting in a Fog