May 4, 2010

How to Write An Awful Worship Song

Stephen Altrogge has posted on "How to Write an Awful Worship Song." The salient points are:

Recycle A Love Song
Use Time Tested Rhymes
Be Vague About Your Theology
Make the Song All About You
Be Incredibly Poetic
Use Well-Worn Musical Progressions
Defend Your Song Like It’s Your Firstborn Child

Read the entire post here.

HT: Tim Challies


Kevin Ray Gabriel said...

I have developed many of these same thoughts as I prepare to preach Exodus 15 (the song of the sea) this week! :-)

Charles said...

Great minds must think alike!!!