Conference Seminar Registration
Please select your seminar options below. Options to include
10 New Songs for the Church to Sing, including ideas for Christmas – Keith Getty
Children’s singing as families and the church. – Keith and Kristyn Getty: With a focus on children and families, Kristyn brings insight into how you can pass on a sung theology to a new generation both in the home and the church, an introduction to the Getty Kids Hymnal.
Songwriting - Stuart Townend: Stuart will share from his experience on writing songs for the church and will answer your questions about the creative process and the vision to provide a long lasting resource for the church
Musicians panel – Zach White, Maggie White, Garth Justice, Peter Whalers and Deborah Klemme chaired by Jonathan Rea: Jonathan will chair a panel of musicians who will answer practical questions about music in the local church.
Liturgy for specialists and non-specialists – Bishop Harold Millar: Bishop Harold believes more of the church could helpfully use more liturgy. In this session, he will explain how and why.
Worship Leading Panel with Stuart Townend, Kristyn Getty, and Ian Hannah
How to make yourself invisible – Jonathan Rea: Many musicians struggle with pride. insecurity and a distorted understanding of their role in church life. This session will help you serve in music in a local church, without getting in the way of what church is really about. With useful advice about roles, communication, rehearsals and getting along with other people.
Pastors panel- led by Rev David Bruce: A session by church leaders for church leaders who want to influence their church to sing with purpose with Harold Agnew, Philip Thompson, Johnny McClaughlin and Trevor Johnston.
Join fellow pastors and church musicians in an interactive day conference to help build church congregational singing through Biblical and artistic means. Distinguished seminar speakers cover topics including congregational singing, songwriting, singing and leading, instrumental performance and improvisation, music for children, and music curation.
09:30 - Registration
10:00-11:30 - Keynote and Q&A - Keith Getty
11:45-12:45 - Seminar Session 1
12:45-14:00 - Lunch: We are making Tea, Coffee and some light biscuits available during this time to allow people to mingle.
14:00-15:00 - Seminar Session 2
15:15-15:50 - Q&A and final session