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LifeTeen Musicians Retreat 2013

by Adam Trudel

LifeTeen Fearless Retreat 2013   Music Ministry is always evolving and changing. I wish I could find the book on how to have the perfect ministry, but perhaps such a would be irrelevant in a short amount of time. So, as music ministers, we continue to learn and adapt as all living things do. This […]

Why Can’t We Just Sing Fun Songs?

by Adam Trudel

***JUST A SIDE NOTE! What’s written here is my very personal opinion. I understand there are varying schools of thought on this and I am open to discussion. I don’t intend to offend anyone or sound preachy. Enjoy!*** “Why Cant We Just Sing the Fun Songs?” Like Clockwork. This is a question I receive 1-2 […]

Changes in Christianity/Music

by Adam Trudel

Music is always changing. In many ways it is like an organism: it grows, it is influential, it changes and discovers many new things, and it adapts. However, music itself doesn’t feel, we do! God has given within each of us an intuitive musical capacity (some more than others), and it is important that, just […]

Music in the Spiritual Life

by Adam Trudel

As someone who is surrounded by music, whether composing, playing, or directing, I am often seeing areas where the musical life parallels the spiritual life. Now, for most of us, we could look to music that praises and worships God. It is important, both within mass and outside of mass to use this God-given music […]