In this episode, we have a very special guest joining us: Shawn Clarke. Shawn is the Pastor of Music and Worship at Bethel Community Church in Chicago, IL. Shawn gives us a rich practical theology of Worship Ministry, why it matters, and how we should implement it in our Youth Ministries. Grab a cuppa joe, take a listen and join in the conversation!
Episode 21 Transcript
Three half-pastor’s gather for one good conversation (awaiting for their true calling to happen)
Mark: Fall Retreat, World’s Most Dangerous Slip-n-Slide, and a Bottomless Mannequin
Shawn: Broken Computer, Christmas Concert of Horror
TOPIC: Worship Ministry in Youth Ministry
- How should we start with getting students involved?
- What are some steps we can take to prepare them for worship?
- Does talent precede salvation?
- What’s the balance between musical excellence and students ability?
- Performance or Excellence?
- How do we pick songs?
- Personal vs. Corporate Pronouns.
- Any banned songs? A Worship Music Censored List?
- A Word of Caution to all who are involved in worship ministry.
A Gift for Shawn
God’s Hot…we mean Reckless…we mean Sloppy Wet…Love