Worship Leader ALM Course

For those wanting to serve their church through service leading & preparation

Our Worship Leader ALM course starts on 20 January 2024 and runs for 10 sessions, ending on 18 May. After having a conversation with your incumbent, you can book your place online via our Training Portal: Worship Leader ALM course booking

Led by Course Tutor Jan Payne, the course will comprise of eight modules which will be taught online via Zoom and two practical worship days. These will be slightly longer in duration and will be in person. The venue of the in-person sessions will be confirmed when the locations of trainees is known. The aim being to minimise travelling as much as is possible.

In addition to the training detailed below, all course participants will be expected to complete a project that is relevant to worship in their home church (or benefice), to be agreed with the course tutor and incumbent, or other nominated person if a church is in interregnum.

Course outline

Module 1 – Introduction to the course and the theology of worship

Module 2 – Who is the God we worship?

Module 3 – Liturgy: what, when and how?

Module 4 – Worship in the Old Testament

Practical Worship Event Part 1 (in person)

Module 5 – Psalms

Module 6 – Worship in the New Testament

Module 7 – Music in Worship

Module 8 – Leading worship in contemporary contexts: Messy Church, online, Forest Church, Fresh Expressions of church – how does this all impact upon mission?

Practical Worship Event Part 2 (in person)

Course Dates

You can find the course dates for the 2024 course here: 2024 Course Dates

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First published on: 31st August 2023
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