Republished with permission from Don Chapman of WorshipIdeas.com.
Over the past few weeks as I’ve been teaching worship conference classes, I’ve been intrigued by the change I’ve been seeing lately. There seems to be a greater desire among churches to become more relevant and contemporary. I think this is the next phase of worship – ministries are discovering it’s not enough to merely plug praise songs into their traditional service order – they need to build contemporary worship from the ground up.
I’m also seeing more contemporary worship acceptance by older people. [Read more...]