[Guest Post from Duke DeJong] I recently have been a part of some discussions regarding the worship mix of various churches and the question frequently comes down to who should have control over what the mix sounds like and how much influence various other people should have. For me this is fairly simple and I thought it was worth some discussion here.
I think the first place to start in this discussion is always the Senior Pastor. As the leader of the church the Senior Pastor must be happy with the sound of the worship. The Senior Pastor will generally not have a great deal of direct influence on making the mix what it is, but as the saying goes, “if the boss ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy. …keep reading »