Would you like to be “lifted” by God as you lead others in worship? There’s a key to such an experience. I was reminded of that key at a recent Sunday service where I was preaching for the North West Region of...Read More
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Do you use poems in your corporate worship settings? I bring you the results of a poetic experiment from a recent Sunday service in the Thames Valley churches of Christ....Read More
Do you use the Psalms in your corporate worship settings? I bring you a quote from Tom Wright from his book on Psalms, “Finding God in the Psalms: Sing, pray, live”: “By all means write new songs. Each...Read More
Do you use intentional silence as part of your corporate worship settings? I bring you a quote from Erickson and an experience from the wartime Navy. http://www.malcolmcox.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/SS48.mp3 Thank you for...Read More
Do you use congregational humming as part of your corporate worship?
I share something we tried this last Sunday in Watford and Thames Valley.
I give a report on the intentional use of silence in our services this last Sunday in Watford and Thames Valley. http://www.malcolmcox.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/SS46.mp3 Thank you for listening to and watching this...Read More
Do you use silence as part of your corporate worship? Deliberate, creative silence. Not the accidental kind. We take a look at this, prompted by some words of Soren Kierkegaard in the book, “Participating in worship”...Read More
http://www.malcolmcox.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/The-Sunday-Sample-Episode-42-_Sing-a-song-at-a-slower-speed_-1.mp3 Last time: what to do when a song doesn’t stick Time before – pre-service and post-service music...Read More
http://www.malcolmcox.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/SS41.mp3 Last time: pre-service and post-service music Today : What to do when a song doesn’t stick Things to consider: Did we teach it well? If there are men and...Read More
http://www.malcolmcox.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/SS38.mp3 Today: the place for spontaneity as a worship leader New Testament Evidence for spontaneity in worship, 1 Corinthians 14:25-26 However, need for orderliness, 1...Read More
We want full participation – what to do when we don’t get it? This is the third episode in a mini-series looking at some suggestions. This week: What’s wrong with ritual?...Read More
Psalm 33:3, “Sing to him a new song; play skilfully, and shout for joy.” What is the best way to teach a new song? We look at a four-step process: Go through words Play audio track Sing along to backing track Sing...Read More