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Song Devotional Series: Born Is the King (It’s Christmas)

Born Is the King (It’s Christmas) – Devotional Cody Batten It’s Christmas! The time to celebrate the gift of Jesus. Christmas is also a time to reflect on our own lives and remember what this gift from God really means. But how often do we get wrapped up in what Read More

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Song Devotional Series: Hark

Hark – Devotional Rick Nelson Who doesn’t love Christmas carols?  Since we sing them in a shortened time period, their impact is concentrated.  They bring joy to the season, but there is rich theology in the carols. In Charles Wesley’s classic, Hark, The Herald Angels Sing, we listen to the Read More

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Song Devotional Series: Peace Upon the Earth

Peace Upon the Earth – Devotional Jeff Redding A waltz by Chopin is not usually something you expect to hear in a Christmas collection. Yet, here it is. Were you surprised? Imagine the shepherds, even more surprised when an angel appeared and announced the birth of, “a Savior, who is Read More

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Song Devotional Series: O Come, All Ye Faithful

O Come, All Ye Faithful – Devotional  Terryl Padilla The Nativity scene is a staple during the Christmas season. People set up scenes in their homes, lawns, stages and stores. We’ve grown so accustomed to seeing the baby Jesus, Joseph, Mary, and an assortment of other animals and characters, that Read More

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Song Devotional Series: Joy to the World!

Joy to the World – Devotional John Roberts With a world so full of confusion and chaos, it is often hard to stop and realize the amazing joy we have in Christ. Joy is a word we use so frequently in the church that it often loses impact. Joy simply Read More

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How to Start a Brand New Choir, Part 2

We asked Matt Williams a few questions about starting his community choir and how things are going. We wanted to pass it along to you, to encourage your ministry, and remind you that we are all in this together. We hope this helps and blesses you today! What are some Read More

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Song Devotional Series: Arrival

Christmas is coming! We know you are pouring out everything you have for others and now we want to pour into you! Throughout the month of December, we will be sending out our Song Devotional Series, centered on reminding you of the joy of Christmas, inspired by music. Use these Read More

How to Start a Choir, Part 1

How to Start a Brand New Choir, Part 1

by Matt Williams ~ Why start a choir? For many churches, choir is the foundation of music ministry. For others, choir is a foreign concept or an anomaly at best. However, God gave me a clear vision and desire to start a choir. How? Let me begin by sharing my Read More