Ep. 18 – Working As One: Relating with Your Tech Team , with guest Chris Wyllie

Worship leaders and Tech teams have to work together towards a shared vision and goal. On today’s podcast, Care and Jason talk with Chris Wyllie, Producer and Tech/Media team leader at Sequoia Church with 20 years of worship ministry experience, on the importance of understanding and relating with your Tech Team.

Ep. 17 – Debrief: The Measure of a Service

How intentional are you about measuring how you’re doing in your services? On today’s episode of the Core Worship Podcast, Jason McNabb and Care Baldwin discuss the Why and the How of the valuable practice of doing a debrief for your services.

Ep. 16 – Sharing the Load

As leaders our ego can sometimes get in the way and we think we’re irreplaceable. But that’s not the right perspective when it comes to ministry. This is not like some workplaces where it’s “every man for himself”, this is about God’s Kingdom and multiplying disciples. In this episode of the Core Worship Podcast, Care and…
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Ep. 15 – Interview with Chris McClarney

On today’s episode of the Core Worship Podcast, hear Care Baldwin’s interview with Jesus Culture’s Chris McClarney on team dynamics, building culture, and the challenges of pastoring your team. Chris also reminds worship leaders of the importance of honing our craft to bring God our best. (His songwriting credits include “Your Love Never Fails”, “Hallelujah…
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Ep. 14 – Let’s Get Physical

Being a worship leader is more than just getting up and singing from the heart. On today’s episode of the Core Worship Podcast, Jason and Care offer practical tips on the areas that people don’t often think about: Placement, Posture and Presence. 

Ep. 13 – Going Beyond the Song

Choosing the right songs in a service isn’t the only way to lead the congregation in worship. On today’s episode of the Core Worship Podcast, Care and Jason discuss other effective elements of corporate worship such as Call to Worship, Prayer, Scripture Readings, Creeds, and Confession–Assurance. Choosing the right songs in a service isn’t the…
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Ep. 12 – Interview with Pat Barrett

On today’s episode of the Core Worship Podcast, listen to Care Baldwin’s interview with worship leader and songwriter Pat Barrett (Good Good Father, Build My Life). He shares the importance of being prepared, constantly growing in God, giving opportunities to young worship leaders, and valuable lessons he’s learned from his failures.

Ep. 11 – Where to Find Song Charts

Whether or not you have a music theory background and can transpose/re-arrange/write-up your own charts, there should be a starting point. In this episode of the Core Worship Podcast, Care and Jason offer some resources for finding worship song charts at your fingertips. (A few mentioned are: PraiseCharts.com, LifewayWorship Resources, CCLI Song Select, WeAreWorship.com, WorshipTogether.com…
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Ep. 10 – Running Rehearsals

Rehearsal is such an important time of the week for the worship team as you prepare for your upcoming service. Jason McNabb and Care Baldwin will offer some ideas to help you conduct a productive rehearsal, no mater what your team size. Remember to use your – and everyone else’s – time effectively, and that…
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Ep. 9 – Assessing Your Song List

There are a host of factors at play when it comes to choosing songs for your worship services. Every church has its own heritage and culture and in today’s episode, Care Baldwin and Jason McNabb suggest ‘filters’ to help you decide which songs you should (or should not) sing. Does it fit the style of…
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