Worship Matters

  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-03-31
  • Publisher: Crossway Books

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • We Buy This Book Back!
    In-Store Credit: $1.05
    Check/Direct Deposit: $1.00
List Price: $19.19 Save up to $14.20
  • Rent Book $4.99
    Add to Cart Free Shipping


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used and Rental copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


Combining biblical foundations with real-world application, Kauflin guides worship leaders and pastors to root their corporate worship in unchanging scriptural principles rather than divisive trends.

Author Biography

BOB KAUFLIN traveled with the Christian group GLAD for eight years as a songwriter and arranger before becoming a pastor with Sovereign Grace Ministries in 1985. He is now the director of worship development for Sovereign Grace, overseeing its music projects and teaching on congregational worship. He blogs at worshipmatters.com and hosts the biennial WorshipGod conference. He and his wife, Julie, have six children and an ever-growing number of grandchildren.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. 11
The Leader
The Important Thingsp. 15
My Heart: What Do I Love?p. 21
My Mind: What Do I Believe?p. 27
My Hands: What Do I Practice?p. 33
My Life: What Do I Model?p. 43
The Task
So What Does a Worship Leader Do?p. 51
A Faithful Worship Leader ...p. 57
... Magnifies the Greatness of God ...p. 61
... In Jesus Christ ...p. 69
... Through the Power of the Holy Spirit ...p. 81
... Skillfully Combining God's Word ...p. 89
... With Music ... (Part One: What Kind?)p. 97
... With Music ... (Part Two: Planning Sunday's Songs)p. 109
... Thereby Motivating the Gathered Church ...p. 121
... To Proclaim the Gospel ...p. 129
... To Cherish God's Presence ...p. 137
... And to Live for God's Gloryp. 143
Healthy Tensions
Guiding Principlesp. 153
Transcendent and Immanentp. 159
Head and Heartp. 165
Internal and Externalp. 169
Vertical and Horizontalp. 175
Planned and Spontaneousp. 181
Rooted and Relevantp. 189
Skilled and Authenticp. 195
For the Church and for Unbelieversp. 201
Event and Everydayp. 205
Right Relationships
Always Peoplep. 213
Your Churchp. 219
Your Teamp. 229
Your Pastorp. 241
Some Thoughts for Pastorsp. 249
A Brief Annotated Bibliographyp. 261
Special Thanksp. 267
Notesp. 269
Scripture Indexp. 277
General Indexp. 281
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review