How to be a Leader When You’re Not the One in Charge

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Being a leader and being in charge are not the same thing. There is a misconception in both Church and secular contexts that being a leader means that you have some sort of title and you’ve been given responsibility for other people. Leadership, however, is simply creating a pathway for other people to follow, and that doesn’t require a job …

10 Things Every Worship Leader Should Do Before the Service

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There’ a simple pre-flight checklist that I try my best to go through every time I lead worship. ¬†None of these things are all that complicated, but it helps each service go smoothly and minimizes distractions. ¬†Ultimately, as worship leaders, our job is to connect the congregation to the heart of God, and the more we can do to minimize …