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Worship Leaders are more than just the person who chooses the song and plays it with a band. Daniel Rife shares some of the things good worship leaders do to turn a song from music to worship.

Would you like to host a retreat for your worship team, church staff, or other group? Rob Still has pointers on how to get started.

Sometimes the best lessons about the sacred come from the most ordinary things. Joel Mooneyhan shares what he learned about ministry from drawing class.

What could a worship leader possibly learn from Christina Aguilera? Silverio Sanchez shares some lessons he learned from an interview session.

Are you trying to find good songs for kids to sing? Emily Barlow shares some tips for choosing the best!

Do you want to include the children in your corporate worship, but are not sure how to best go about it? Adam Kurihara shares some solid tips on how to make them (and their parents) feel welcome.

Are you looking for a way to support and encourage creativity discipleship in the church? Uday Balasundaram shares with us about the Order of Bezalel.

Why does creativity in worship matter? Elizabeth Rhyno shares some helpful truths.

Have you struggled with taking your songwriting from the realm of private worship to the public sphere? Jenn Petersen provides some helpful tips for making the transition.

Does art have a place in worship? Michael Jarrell shares the basis for including it.

It can make a world of difference in your worship service to use various kinds of instruments. Daniel Rife tells us why.

Are you a worship leader? Have you ever considered taking a break and sitting in the congregation? Emily Vermilya shares why you should.

Are you afraid of hurting someone's feelings if you turn anyone down for the praise team? Matthew Sigler shares his experiences with auditions, good and bad.

What are the most crucial aspects of a worship service? Jonathan Powers shares wisdom to help them blend together like a symphony.

What’s the Worship Design Collective?

The Worship Design Collective is a community of pastors and worship leaders who are committed to sharing insights from their rich experiences. Some you may have heard of, while others may be new voices to you; but each author has a heart for worship renewal forged out of years of experience in the parish.

Who’s it for?

Pastors, worship leaders, worship designers, artists, and musicians