September 19, 2013

New congregational arrangement: "Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart"

Here’s the sheet music for the congregational arrangement of “Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart” that we use in corporate worship. It’s scored for chamber orchestra, piano, B3 organ, and rhythm band. It preserves the traditional tune and adds a cheerful interlude in 5/4. You can […]
September 17, 2013

Congregational Singing and the Fear of Man

Right or wrong, we’re wired to think and evaluate externally. At some level, it’s unavoidable, God looks on the heart, but we can see only the outside. So when I visit a church for the first time, I’m careful to remember that I can’t see […]
September 17, 2013

Choral setting: The First Noel

If you’re looking for a fresh choral setting of a familiar carol for Christmas, check out this arrangement of “The First Noel” for mixed voices and piano. We’re going to be using it in our Christmas concerts this season, along with full orchestration (coming soon). […]
September 16, 2013

Ekklesia photos posted

Our 2013 Ekklesia Conference is in the books! Thanks to all the musicians and AV team for faithfully serving the body of Christ. Check out the photo gallery of the music for the conference! You can find song lists for each session here. We’re already […]
September 12, 2013

Ekklesia Songlists

Our Ekklesia Conference starts tomorrow! Here are the songlists for each session. We’d love for you to spend some time listening to any songs that may be unfamiliar to you. We’re all looking forward to hearing God’s people singing together! Just a reminder: “Wisdom of God” […]
September 9, 2013

Week 3 hymn posted

Parents, the children’s core hymn for Week 3 (“Crown Him With Many Crowns”) is now posted. You can listen to it and download the lyrics and scores here. This coming Sunday morning we’ll sing “Crown Him With Many Crowns” as a congregational. Listen to the […]