This module explores fundamental skills of worship leadership, including the deliver of a worship set and how to work with a worship team.
AWL1: The Role and Function of the Worship Leader
Understanding the role of the worship leader in the context of the gathered congregation and in leading the band
AWL2: Planning a Set List – Part 1
Half the work of worship leading is the planning! This session looks at how to put together an effective set list.
AWL3: Planning a Set List – Part 2
This practical workshop explores how to build and deliver a set list which flows and maintains thematic unity
AWL4: Delivering a Set List
This session looks at the practical aspects of delivering a set list, including how to incorporate prayer and exhortation
AWL5: The Worship Band
What is the role of each component part of the worship band? This session looks at how each part of the band contributes to the overall sound.
AWL6: Working with Your Music Director
What does a worship leader want from their music director? What does a music director want from their worship leader? Your relationship with your music director is critical. Understand the role of the music director and how they can help you get the band to flow together.
AWL7: Running an Effective Rehearsal
How should rehearsals be run? Tips and tricks to get a rehearsal running smoothly and efficiently.
AWL8: Stagecraft and Vocal Techniques
Using your body language and vocal cues to provide direction to the congregation and to the music team.