THE SOUNDTRACK TO GOD’S VOICE

I’m a little bit of an “underscore” snob. Full disclosure: that really isn’t a category! And secondly, I’m really not snobby about it! But I do have some fairly developed opinions on how to/how NOT to underscore sensitive portions of the service. These moments would include time of silent and/or spoken prayer, moments of reflection,…

So … You’re a Music Minister… and it’s December …

So, you’re a Music Minister … and it’s December. I actually snickered out loud while writing that statement! I offer you my condolences and my congratulations! If we were all sitting around a table right now, there would be many shared smiles, yawns, and encouraging phrases offered, such as: “Hang in there! How many more…

A Choir Director’s Wish List

More members. Specifically, more tenors! Seven, please. Talent. An accompanist who enjoys ALL key signatures. A higher first soprano. A choir that knows how to read music. 100% attendance at rehearsals, full pastoral support, bigger budget, fill in the blank ____________…. Sounds great, doesn’t it?! In fact, most of us are so dedicated to our ministries…