Singing the Unsung, with John Bell

Full title Singing the Unsung - Liberating the Song of God’s People

DVD series in 9 sessions with 30 songs

Singing the Unsung is a new DVD resource designed especially for music leaders, worship design teams, and pastors seeking the revitalization of worship for the 21st century. Featuring world-renowned musician and theologian John Bell, Singing the Unsung guides the participants’ reflection on the theology of the Church’s song and offers practical techniques on how we can sing and pray together with integrity.  

With footage from workshops and worship in both the U.S. and in Scotland, the two DVD discs include nine 30-minute video segments and introduce 30 songs from around the globe for congregational or choral use. Along with the downloadable discussion guide the sessions may be utilized as individual segments or multi-day to multi-week workshops or classes.

SESSION THEMES

  1. Why We Sing
  2. What We Sing
  3. Congregation as Choir
  4. Improving Congregational Singing
  5. The Thin Place that is Iona
  6. Christian Music Around the World
  7. Why We Worship
  8. Becoming the Body of Christ
  9. Living the Gospel

John Bell is an ordained minister in the Church of Scotland. Rev. Bell has produced many collections of original hymns, songs, and liturgies through Wild Goose Resource Group, including two collections of songs of the World Church. He lectures throughout the world and is primarily concerned with the renewal of congregational worship at the grass roots level. Rev. Bell is a member of the Iona Community.

 

Watch a video of clips

This DVD is published in the North American format, NTSC.  Most modern European DVD players and TVs should be able to play this satisfactorily.  Should you encounter any difficulty in playing this DVD, please get in touch.  If we can’t solve the problem, we will refund you on return of the product in good condition.

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