The ‘five big boxes’ to check when choosing songs

Here’s some great advice from Jamie Brown on how to select congregational worship songs for your church’s repertoire: Biblical faithfulness, theological correctness, gospel centeredness, musical richness, and congregational accessibility are the five big boxes you should be able to check. If a new song is really popular but doesn’t check all five of those boxes, then maybe you shouldn’t use it. There’s other good points there too, […]

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‘Over All’ now available on Spotify & iTunes

I recently came across Routenote, an online distributor – a way to get tracks onto Spotify etc. – without any upfront fees, so I tried it out with a track I thought I’d mixed pretty well, and which wanted to add to a playlist of songs we’re introducing at church over the next few months. Lo and behold, it turned up under a week a […]

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Vater Unser von DMMK

On the topic of new songs,  here’s a great new setting of the Lord’s Prayer, from G5MeineKirche (aka FeG Rebland), which we recently introduced: Vater Unser (LIVE) from Jonathan Roth on Vimeo. Here’s the chord chart

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New Song: Beautiful Forever

New Song: Beautiful Forever

In February a group of musicians from our church had the privilege to lead the singing at a women’s conference in FeG Ettlingen, and introduce a brand new song we’d written for the occasion. Im Februar hatte eine Musikteam aus unserer Gemeinde das Privileg, bei einer Frauenkonferenz in FeG Ettlingen den Lobpreis leiten. Wir einführte einer neuen Song, den wir für diesen Konferenz geschrieben haben. The […]

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