War And Peace

Kristen Gilles, over at My Song In The Night (a blog you should be following), writes about the importance of maintaining right relationships in our worship teams:

The members of a worship team often have many different preferences and musical palates. Sometimes we worship leaders impose our preferences upon other team members and congregations. Or, we may be put out because our lead pastor has imposed his preferences upon us and we feel hampered in our ability to lead with the songs and musical styles we prefer.

Good stuff here. We’ve all been through the battles and arguments. It’s always helpful to have a reminder that “If we struggle to keep peace with our brothers and sisters (regardless of the nature of our servant leadership role), we need to remember how God has loved us first…”