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3 Steps to Gather the Right Leaders

I’m sad to write that I’m leaving Salem Church Products, a division of Salem Media Group and the maintainer of Church Media Blog. I’ve had a fantastic run during the past year. I’ve learned a lot about myself, and more importantly—learned a lot about leadership from those above me organizationally.…
January 8, 2016

Resolutions for Ministry in 2016

It’s that time of year again - we’re all resolving to eat better, exercise more, spend more time in prayer, be better spouses (or better singles), quit biting our nails, etc. These are all great individual resolutions, but what changes are you planning to make in your ministry? We asked…
January 4, 2016

Speak Up and Be Revolutionary

  More and more, a scary idea permeates our world. This idea creeps in from the shadows without anyone noticing. We sit on our couches and it’s there. We go to the grocery store and it follows us. The menacing creature is the “do nothing, be good” theology. This standpoint…
December 30, 2015

Leading Worship Like David

Have you ever worked out with a trainer? Have you ever played sports on a team where a coach pushed you beyond what you thought was physically possible? For many of us working out in a class or with a trainer that is going to push us to excel is…
December 9, 2015

Engaging Kids in Worship

I love music. I truly believe music is a fantastic tool that we have in ministry to connect. Having great music kids (and their parents) enjoy, connects with them. Creating space in your services and programs to sing songs together and invite kids to participate in worshipping the Lord also…
October 26, 2015