Equipping musicians for missionary service
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  • As a worship leader it’s easy to get lost in the details: such as ensuring the best key for the congregation or making the transition between the songs just right. As leaders we’re rarely satisfied and often feel  that we haven't quite ‘gotten there’.

  • Randy

    Taught a basic audio class to a fine group of young people this afternoon at the New Life Masih Ghar Church. Explaining simple signal flow from microphone to speakers. They were very receptive and eager to learn. Feeling very privileged to share my knowledge with others around the world, all for the the glory of God and advancing His Kingdom!

    Very blessed to worship today with this culturally diverse congregation. After the service we were treated to their usual after service meal of traditional Indian cuisine.  Very lovely and friendly people who are not shy about striking up a conversation w...

  • Yesterday was an incredibly difficult and busy day for the people of Ministerio Fuente de Vida (Fountain of Life Church). Pastor Alberto and sister Melva INSISTED they make us breakfast, which we gladly accepted, but that was just the first part of an exhausting day for this couple. We had two events scheduled for us Saturday--a training time with the young musicians of the church (master classes or lessons however it was to shake out) and a community wide concert event in the as-of-yet-unfinished-missing-a-roof-church building. While at breakfast Alberto informed us of our radio interview. Th...

  • Brazil 2014 was incredible! On Tuesday November 11th I arrived from Chile while Sheila Ann Smith arrived from Canada and Byron Spradlin flew in from the U.S. We were greeted by our hosts for the week, Ben Price, Wostenes Santos and Stenu. These brothers were full of love and we knew we were in for a great week. We drove 5 hours from the Airport at Recife to Campina Grande. After a quick dinner it was off to bed.

    On Day 2 we enjoyed each others company and began tightening up details about the upcoming conference. During the first few hours it became clear that our hosts were instruments of God...

  • Kurt led Pastor Franklin's congregation in a translated version of Kurt's song "Go Therefore".

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kt9wafiaMGw

  • Last Nepal Update – Sunday through Tuesday: My last update was sent in a hurry in a little cyber-café in Hetauda. I’m now  back in the US and have managed to clear enough cobwebs of  responsibilities to take a few minutes to recount what happened on the last few days of my trip.

    My time in Hetauda was a whirlwind. I told you about the harrowing drive – this video sums it up nicely: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_Q0QN_0h_g&feature=youtu.be You can see all of my videos here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist…. The ride was 4-5 hours and we were tightly packed into the all-terrain jeep. I was ...

  • The guys made it home! They are worn out but thrilled with the trip. Here's a video from a worship service in Hetauda, Nepal. In the second half of the video you'll see the guitarist using one of the guitars we brought along from Nashville. More final write ups will soon follow....

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JJfFlJi2Fw