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Worship Songwriting – Tip No.2 – Lyrics – The Plumb Line

Worship Songwriting – Tip No.2 – Lyrics – The Plumb Line

In writing a pop or rock song…in fact any genre except congregational worship songs…anything goes. You can write from any experience, any viewpoint, use any language or emotion that you see fit.  Worship song writing is very different. While there is no standard to measure your lyrics against in secular music (although it is clearRead more about Worship Songwriting – Tip No.2 – Lyrics – The Plumb Line[…]

Do You Noel?

Do You Noel?

So often we can sing songs, without fully appreciating the meaning – especially common with old hymns, where the language can be old fashioned or complicated.  Sometimes words are used that are no longer in common use.  Come Thou Fount Of Every Blessing is a good example where we sing ‘Here I raise my Ebenezer’Read more about Do You Noel?[…]

What A Way To Be Kept Humble!

What A Way To Be Kept Humble!

Not much needs to be said about this, just watch! Martin Smith (ex-Delirious) is brought down to earth by a simple unexpected button press…A reminder to us all to stay humble and focused on the one we worship…and not take our selves too seriously! Have you ever had a nightmare, horror moment on stage?