In many contemporary churches, the choir is pretty much a thing of the past. As worship teams have taken the stage, choirs have faded in relevance. But in an article at Worship Leader, Ray Jones suggests why you might want to put your church’s choir back together:
Let’s start off by admitting that this generation of worship leaders are split on this issue. But with the resurgence of vocal music in reality TV and the with the Glee generation of students, we are seeing more and more of our congregants that want to participate in the worship ministry. So, many thinking it’s time to reconsider the issue: Is it time to incorporate a choir into the worship-leading team?
Ray lists three reasons you should at least consider putting a choir together and four quick tips on making that choir successful in a worship-team-led church. Read the whole post here.