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The Writing Worship Podcast is a resource for Kingdom songwriters everywhere to grow in their worship songwriting craft and hear from trusted voices in the Christian music industry. Hosted by our leadership and featuring teaching from our annual conference and interviews from our online “Writing Club,” we invite you into our community to learn and grow with us. Everyone has a seat at the table.

The Writing Worship Podcast - For Worship Songwriters The Writing Worship Team

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The Writing Worship Podcast is a resource for Kingdom songwriters everywhere to grow in their worship songwriting craft and hear from trusted voices in the Christian music industry. Hosted by our leadership and featuring teaching from our annual conference and interviews from our online “Writing Club,” we invite you into our community to learn and grow with us. Everyone has a seat at the table.

    Stephen Brewster | Why Your Church Should Write Music

    Stephen Brewster | Why Your Church Should Write Music

    Stephen Brewster shares about fostering a culture of worship songwriting in your church from our 2022 annual Writing Worship Conference.

    Brewster is a leader, coach, creative, and developer of culture. Stephen is passionate about coaching churches and worship teams, the Enneagram, and seeing God’s plan unleashed in others.

    The Writing Worship hosts for this episode are:

    Eric Nordhoff
    Nick Morrow
    Emily Weeks


    Take the Songwriter Personality TestThis simple 10-minute test created by our founder, Krissy Nordhoff, will help you know your strengths as a songwriter and it will also help you better identify where you fit in the co-writing room.  Visit SongwriterPersonalityTest.com 
    Apply for the Writing Club- New songwriters joining every month. 

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram
    Join the Writing Worship Community on Facebook
    Take the Songwriter Personality Test
    Read the Writing Worship Book by Krissy Nordhoff (writer of Your Great Name, Famous For)
    Writing Worship champions the worship songwriter - visit WritingWorship.co to get more involved.

    • 50 min
    Matt Lopez | Bethel Music, Publishing, and Worship Writing in the Church

    Matt Lopez | Bethel Music, Publishing, and Worship Writing in the Church

    Matt Lopez shares with our Writing Club about his experience working with Bethel Music, the nuances of publishing, and why publishing is important to the songwriter. 
    Matt Lopez is Bethel Music Director of Publishing Admin and Digital Rights. Having worked with the label for several years, Matt is passionate about creativity in the Church and using his gifts to see revival in this generation. 
    The Writing Worship hosts for this episode are:

    Eric Nordhoff
    Nick Morrow
    Emily Weeks


    Take the Songwriter Personality TestThis simple 10-minute test created by our founder, Krissy Nordhoff, will help you know your strengths as a songwriter and it will also help you better identify where you fit in the co-writing room.  Visit SongwriterPersonalityTest.com 
    Apply for the Writing Club- New songwriters joining every month. 

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram
    Join the Writing Worship Community on Facebook
    Take the Songwriter Personality Test
    Read the Writing Worship Book by Krissy Nordhoff (writer of Your Great Name, Famous For)
    Writing Worship champions the worship songwriter - visit WritingWorship.co to get more involved.

    • 55 min
    Tony Wood | A Songwriter's Journey

    Tony Wood | A Songwriter's Journey

    Tony Wood shares his own story and practical songwriting tips from our 2022 annual Writing Worship Conference. 
    Tony is a veteran songwriter in Christian music. With over thirty(!) #1 hits, Tony is one of the most celebrated writers in the history of the genre. Beyond songwriting, Tony has a passion for family, teaching, and sharing the wisdom he’s gained from his decades in the music industry. 
    The Writing Worship hosts for this episode are:

    Eric Nordhoff
    Nick Morrow
    Emily Weeks
    Rachael Thomas (with baby in hand)


    Take the Songwriter Personality TestThis simple 10-minute test created by our founder, Krissy Nordhoff, will help you know your strengths as a songwriter and it will also help you better identify where you fit in the co-writing room.  Visit SongwriterPersonalityTest.com 
    Apply for the Writing Club- New songwriters joining every month. 

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram
    Join the Writing Worship Community on Facebook
    Take the Songwriter Personality Test
    Read the Writing Worship Book by Krissy Nordhoff (writer of Your Great Name, Famous For)
    Writing Worship champions the worship songwriter - visit WritingWorship.co to get more involved.

    • 50 min
    Chris Cleveland (Stars Go Dim) | The Artist Life & Songwriting Tools

    Chris Cleveland (Stars Go Dim) | The Artist Life & Songwriting Tools

    Chris Cleveland shares with our Writing Club about his journey as a CCM artist, his songwriting best practices, and what “success” looks like in his own life. 
    Chris is the founder and lead singer of the band Stars Go Dim. He’s had success as both a radio artist (“You Are Loved”) and as a writer for other artists. Chris has a passion for authenticity in Christian music, writing and recording, and pouring into the next generation. 
    The Writing Worship hosts for this episode are:

    Eric Nordhoff
    Nick Morrow
    Emily Weeks
    Rachael Thomas (with baby in hand)

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram
    Join the Writing Worship Community on Facebook
    Take the Songwriter Personality Test
    Read the  Writing Worship Book
    Writing Worship champions the worship songwriter - visit WritingWorship.co to get more involved.
    Take the Songwriter Personality TestThis simple 10-minute test created by our founder, Krissy Nordhoff, will help you know your strengths as a songwriter and it will also help you better identify where you fit in the co-writing room.  Visit SongwriterPersonalityTest.com 
    Apply for the Writing Club- New songwriters joining every month. 

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram
    Join the Writing Worship Community on Facebook
    Take the Songwriter Personality Test
    Read the Writing Worship Book by Krissy Nordhoff (writer of Your Great Name, Famous For)
    Writing Worship champions the worship songwriter - visit WritingWorship.co to get more involved.

    • 53 min
    Christy Nockels | Writing From a Place of Rest

    Christy Nockels | Writing From a Place of Rest

    The Writing Worship Team is taking over the Brave podcast from now on. 

    In this episode, the team discusses the value of the Writing Worship Community to all of their lives.  And, we get to hear from acclaimed singer/songwriter and worship leader, Christy Nockels, who taught on “Writing From a Place of Rest” at our 2022 annual Writing Worship Conference. 
    Christy is a veteran in Christian music, from her early days in the band Watermark, her days leading with Passion, and a long career of writing and solo releases. Beyond music, Christy has a heart for family, spiritual health, and sustainable rhythms in life with Christ.

    You can find Christy's book The Life You Long For on Amazon now.

    The Writing Worship hosts for this episode are:

    Eric Nordhoff
    Nick Morrow
    Emily Weeks
    Rachael Thomas


    Take the Songwriter Personality TestThis simple 10-minute test created by our founder, Krissy Nordhoff, will help you know your strengths as a songwriter and it will also help you better identify where you fit in the co-writing room.  Visit SongwriterPersonalityTest.com 
    Apply for the Writing Club- New songwriters joining every month. 

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram
    Join the Writing Worship Community on Facebook
    Take the Songwriter Personality Test
    Read the Writing Worship Book by Krissy Nordhoff (writer of Your Great Name, Famous For)
    Writing Worship champions the worship songwriter - visit WritingWorship.co to get more involved.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Todd Fields | Worship Circle

    Todd Fields | Worship Circle

    In this podcast, Eric and Krissy sit down with Todd Fields, the creator of Worship Circle - an important resource for worship leaders. He shares how God has ministered to his own heart recently and is about to release music to share more of that part of his story.  We became fast friends and made an instant connection over coffee at the podcast table. 

    Worship Circle exists to let worship leaders know that they are loved and that they are not alone.  Sign up now for new Worship Circle groups starting this summer.
    Take the Songwriter Personality TestThis simple 10-minute test created by our founder, Krissy Nordhoff, will help you know your strengths as a songwriter and it will also help you better identify where you fit in the co-writing room.  Visit SongwriterPersonalityTest.com 
    Apply for the Writing Club- New songwriters joining every month. 

    Follow us on Facebook and Instagram
    Join the Writing Worship Community on Facebook
    Take the Songwriter Personality Test
    Read the Writing Worship Book by Krissy Nordhoff (writer of Your Great Name, Famous For)
    Writing Worship champions the worship songwriter - visit WritingWorship.co to get more involved.

    • 1 hr 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

ericgge1971 ,

Great For Christian Creatives and Worship Songwriters!

I love this community so much! I’ve been a listener since the beginning. Keep up the great ministry work! We need it!

crumpled up ,

Practical, Empowering, Hilarious!

What a great encouragement and resource for female worship leaders and worship songwriters! Reminds me of the "CarTalk" of worship podcasts!

Lindsay Huggins ,

Thank you!

Thanks for sharing your heart, valuable tips, and encouragement!

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