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Worship Music & Media

New EP Bright Light Coming Soon

New EP Bright Light Coming Soon

CHERYL SHEPHERD COLLABORATES WITH SPEAK, BROTHER FOR HER DEBUT WORSHIP RELEASE Worship leader Cheryl Shepherd has teamed up with songwriting husband Jonny Shepherd and brilliant indie folk band Speak, Brother on her debut worship EP titled ‘Bright Light’, due for release on 20th April 2017. The 4 track release is a beautifully recorded, acoustically charged recordingRead more about New EP Bright Light Coming Soon[…]

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?[…]