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Worship planning resources, weekly updates of top worship-friendly songs, and other music resources. Read more about contemporary worship music planning...

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While it's up for debate whether or not video did indeed kill the radio star, even Christopher Cross might enjoy some of these video tips and resources. Check out some great worship video resources...


worship music for february 12, 2012 [Epiphany 6B]

Contemporary Worship MusicThis week we'll focus on the readings from 2 Kings 5:1-14, 1 Corinthians 9:24-27, and Mark 1:40-45. Specifically, we'll be working with songs that deal with the themes of healing and reconciliation.

As such, below are the top worship songs for this Sunday. If you're looking for some additional worship song recommendations based on these themes, make sure you check out the searchable Song Index.You can search for contemporary worship songs by theme, title, or artist.



top worship songs for february 12, 2012

1. I Want to Know You (In the Secret) -
Sonic Flood


I Want to Know You (In the Secret) - SonicFlood: Gold | I Want to Know You Sheet Music - Digital Download icon

2. Borrow Mine - Bebo Norman


Borrow Mine - Try | Borrow Mine Sheet Music - Digital Download icon

3. O Great God, Give Us Rest - David Crowder Band


Oh Great God, Give Us Rest - Give Us Rest or (A Requiem Mass In C [The Happiest of All Keys]) | Sheet Music Coming Soon!icon

4. This is Our God - Chris Tomlin


This Is Our God - The Noise We Make | This is Our God Sheet Music - Digital Download icon

5. We Could Change the World - Matt Redman


You Never Let Go - Passion: Everything Glorious | We Could Change the World Sheet Music - Digital Download icon

6. Hold Fast - MercyMe


Hold Fast - 10 (Deluxe Version) | Hold Fast Sheet Music - Digital Download icon

7. Salvation - Charlie Hall


Salvation - The Best of Passion (So Far) | Salvation Sheet Music - Digital Download icon



8. Come All You Weary - Thrice


Come All You Weary - Come All You Weary - EP | Sheet Music Coming Soon!


a field guide to contemporary worship

Now available for purchase via Augsburg Fortress, A Field Guide to Contemporary Worship is a must-have guide for anyone thinking about starting a contemporary worship service, and an essential reference work for those wondering about the nuts and bolts of instrumentation, arranging, working with microphones and speakers, and much more!

A Field Guide to Contemporary WorshipWritten by a church musician and a pastor who have experienced the joys and challenges of this popular form of worship, A Field Guide to Contemporary Worship provides field-tested ideas and hints and a wealth of illustrations.

In this book you will learn how to form a worship team, how to build a repertoire, how to lead effective rehearsals, the basic of music arrangement and orchestration, how a PA system works, and how to arrange/assemble a sound system (including info on microphones and speakers).

If you've already been so kind as to purchase a copy [thanks, Mom], please make sure you take advantage of the supplementary material to the book found in the "Field Guide Extras" section. You'll find a ton of free contemporary worship resources, including a searchable index of contemporary worship songs organized by theme.

Order A Field Guide to Contemporary Worship (via Augsburg Fortress)