#NWLC11 Part 7 – Engaging God with your Pain

Takeaways from Miles McPherson's message on Wednesday morning... 5 Phases of Jesus' Life 1. Preparation 2. Purpose 3. Pain 4. Power (Pilate had "Pop Pop Power;" Jesus has "Boom Boom Power") 5. Passion (commitment to never quit) What causes quarrels and what causes fights among you? Is it not this, that your passions are at … Continue reading #NWLC11 Part 7 – Engaging God with your Pain

#NWLC11 Part 6 – A Brief Aside

If you have been following NoCamo for the past few days, you know that I have been documenting my thoughts and workshop notes from the National Worship Leader Conference. But I wanted to take a moment to be transparent, as is the purpose of NoCamo... Living the Christian life in the open. I blew it … Continue reading #NWLC11 Part 6 – A Brief Aside

#NWLC11 Part 5 – A Successful Choir: Here’s How to Have One

Here are my notes from the session I attended Tuesday afternoon by Stan Endicott... Excellence is an idol that we wouldn't recognize if we attained it. Regarding creative meetings: no more than three in the meeting, and there should be one person in the room that you think shouldn't be there. Psalm 33: Performance IS … Continue reading #NWLC11 Part 5 – A Successful Choir: Here’s How to Have One

#NWLC11 Part 4 – How to Stay Motivated for Ministry

For my first session on Tuesday, I attended Buddy Owens' workshop entitled How to Stay Motivated for Ministry. In addition to the outline provided to us, I wrote down a few notes of my own. Words in italics are quotes... Anybody got a church that is deacon-possessed? Never get over the wonder of grace. Every … Continue reading #NWLC11 Part 4 – How to Stay Motivated for Ministry

#NWLC11 Part 3 – General Session

Having a great day so far. Well, I showed up a little late this morning as a result of dealing with issues from last night (as I mentioned in last night's post, I will delve into that in a separate post), so I missed a little of the beginning comments by Scotty Smith. Tim Hughes … Continue reading #NWLC11 Part 3 – General Session