Posts by shannon11374

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Small Group Worship Study (Free)

by shannon11374

A few years back, I was tasked with writing a small group study for our church on the topic of worship. I recently ran across it, and thought I would share it with my blog friends. Feel free to download and use it in your church. Worship: A Way of Life, Small Group Study Worship […]

Worship Set Idea January 2018

by shannon11374

For this worship set I’m using “Great Are You, Lord,” made popular by All Sons and Daughters. I’ll add to it the old hymn “Only Trust Him.”  You can do this in A (the original key) or G (easiest to play on guitar). But I prefer to do it in F (best for congregational singing). […]

My 3 Favorite Worship Definitions

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If we are going to be “worship leaders” or even simply worshipers, then perhaps we should have a good understanding of Christian worship, and the principles that govern it. Obviously, the first source for learning about worship is the bible. But the bible is not a dictionary. So it is helpful to condense and summarize […]

Why You Should Define Your Worship Ministry Values

by shannon11374

  Audio Only Why do I need to take time out of my busy schedule, and brain power from my already over-stressed mind to think about the values by which our worship ministry will operate? Great question. I believe it is an important step in creating a functioning team. You should not be making every […]

Prayer in the Worship Service

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Jesus entered the temple area and drove out all who were buying and selling there. He overturned the tables of the money changers and the benches of those selling doves. “It is written,” he said to them, ” ‘My house will be called a house of prayer,’ but you are making it a ‘den of […]

List of Free Advent Readings

by shannon11374

I was about to spend $20 on 4 weeks worth of advent readings. Then I thought, “This is not a good use of my budget. There are many good readings available for free online. Most of them are very good.” I was being lazy.  I repented, and made a list of some good readings that […]

Bivoworship Weekly #011

by shannon11374

Welcome to our weekly newsletter. Here are a few resources we found for you this week.   #1 – If you’re not an online planner, print off some of these. Put them in a 3-ring binder, and you have a nice planning tool. https://bivoworship.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Song-Planning-Worksheet.pdf   #2 – 6 Ways to Overcome Drum Volume. I would […]

Sample Sound System for Small Church

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We’ve created this sample sound system for some of our church planting friends. This particular system is designed for small venues under 100 people. You can download it as a pdf file – here.   Church Planting Sample Sound System Small Room Total System for Under $1,200 Suggested use – This system is designed for […]