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18th of January 2018

Hymn Society Conference Registration Open!

The Hymn Society’s Annual Conference, the premier congregational song conference each year in the U.S. and Canada, has opened registration. Speakers include Ysaye Barnwell (formally from the ensemble “Sweet Honey […]

8th of December 2017

Getting Ready for 2018

The Center for Congregational Song staff is working hard along with volunteers from across the U.S. and Canada to put together the final details for the “Centered In Song” launch […]

6th of December 2017

“Traditional”(?) Music for Advent and Christmas: A Recommendation

Author – Adam Perez is a doctoral student in liturgical studies at Duke Divinity School. I am going to be upfront with you that, for some, this post may contain an […]

21st of November 2017

I Openly Wept

Author – Rosa Cándida Ramírez is the Worship Pastor of La Fuente Ministries, an intercultural, intergenerational bilingual ministry in Pasadena, California. On Monday, October 16, 2017, at 12:00 pm I […]

7th of November 2017

“The Once and Future Hymnal” Event

Author – Ginny Chilton is Music Minister at Church of the Ascension in Norfolk, Virginia, where she serves as organist, choirmaster, and elementary music teacher. Welcome to the fourth entry in […]

17th of October 2017

Launch Event Success!

Over a hundred of the nation’s leaders in congregational song gathered in Dallas to celebrate the launch of The Center for Congregational Song. The launch event included outstanding speakers such […]

15th of October 2017

Harmony Launch Event!

Over one-hundred people are gathered in Dallas today to celebrate the launch of The Center for Congregational Song. Some of the church’s most influential leaders in congregational song are presenting […]

13th of October 2017

Student and Community Workshop in Cookeville, TN

In our ongoing effort to inspire and educate students, The Center for Congregational Song will be providing a free workshop for the music students of Tennessee Tech University on Friday, […]

12th of October 2017

CCS Launch Highlighted by Religion News Service

One of the largest single sources of news on religion, spirituality, and ideas has published an article highlighting the launch of The Center for Congregational Song. You can read the […]

7th of October 2017

Resource Connection Tool Now Available for Beta-testing

A fundamental problem for church musicians and pastors who are passionate about congregational song is that useful and reliable resources are hard to find and housed in many different places. […]