Preparing the Sanctuary:

Key areas of focus for the “main room.”

Episode 004    |   16min

This is a detailed look at getting your Sanctuary ready for those really big days in the life of the church. Listen in and get the list as you get ready to welcome visitors on the big day.

16 | God Be In My Head

God Be In My Head Episode 016    |   14min In part 2 of this series on a spiritual focus in worship I talk about spirit led planning. Preparing and planning worship should be an invitation for God’s spirit to be present in that work. Here are steps that any worship...

17 | Preparing the Worship Space through Prayer

Preparing the Worship Space through Prayer Episode 017    |   14min You work so hard to prepare our music, our sermons, and our overall worship experience. Listen today to hear the place where you may be missing an opportunity to welcome in God’s presence in a...

001 Why Worship Training?

Why worship Training?Episode 001    |   18minWhy is worship training important? Rev. Craig Gilbert lays out how and why worship training is important and why your church should do it in this episode of the Purposed Heart Ministries podcast.New Episodes Weekly Every...

18 | The Vital Role of the Volunteer

The Vital Role of the Volunteer Episode 018    |   20min Our volunteers can be both a joy and a difficulty as we work with them in ministry. Ultimately how they perform is often a result of how we have managed them. This week I talk about how to have a great...

002 | 3 Keys to the Worship Leader/Pastor Relationship

3 Keys to the Worship Leader/Pastor RelationshipEpisode 002    |   18minA look at this vital relationship from the perspective of what a pastor needs and expects from a worship leader. This session deals with how to make this a vital and healthy relationship.New...

19 | Optimize Your A/V System

Optimize Your A/V System Episode 019    |   16min Every church has a sound system, lights, maybe projection and even cameras. Getting the most out of this very large financial investment on makes good fiscal and stewardship sense. Before you run out and buy a bunch of...

003 | Getting Your Church Ready for Visitors

Getting Your Church Ready for VisitorsEpisode 003    |   21minChristmas, Easter, and Back to School are the the biggest days for visitors at your church. But when your church building is not ready to welcome them, you will be unlikely to get them to return regardless...

20 | Team Building and Training

Team Building and TrainingEpisode 020    |   19min Every church has a sound system, lights, maybe projection and even cameras. Getting the most out of this very large financial investment on makes good fiscal and stewardship sense. Before you run out and buy a bunch...

005 | Worship Planning, Part 1

Worship Planning: Modernizing any style of worship service Part 1Episode 005    |   27minNo matter how old or new a worship service is, content and presentation are not the only factors in determining how “modern” a worship service may be. Take a listen as we explore...

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