Worship should be an emotional experience as well. We should be worshiping with a soaring spirit and with our minds.” – Darren Whitehead
What an honor to have Darren Whitehead and Chris Tomlin on the podcast this week. Chris Tomlin is, well, Chris Tomlin and Darren Whitehead is the Lead Pastor of City Church in Nashville. Both have written a book together called Holy Roar: 7 Words that Will Change the Way You Worship. It’s a refreshing perspective to have both a veteran worship leader and a lead pastor discussing the nature of worship in the local church.
We discuss the book, praise, fast songs, growing your congregation in worship, and guarding against professionalism.
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In This Episode You’ll Hear More About:
- How this book came about
- The problem with connecting your level of worship with your personality
- What it means to have a theology of praise
- Why worship teams need to be expressive
- How to help your congregation lean into praise and be more expressive
- The top qualities of a good worship pastor
Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
- Show Sponsor: Coresound Pads
- Book: Holy Roar
- Website: Holy Roar
- Tour: Good Good Father Tour
- Twitter: @christomlin
- Twitter: @darrenwhitehead
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