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3-6-12 9th Annual Music and Worship Conference
Registration is Underway
Berrien Springs, Mich.— The 9th annual Andrews University Music and Worship Conference is coming to campus March 29–31, 2012. Sponsored by the Center for Youth Evangelism and their partners, the Departments of Music and Christian Ministry, and the NAD Church Resource Center, this event will provide theologically-grounded training opportunities for church musicians, pastors, worship leaders, and anyone involved in worship ministry.
The 2012 Worship Conference will feature a variety of presenters. Most notably, general sessions will feature speakers Michael Kelly, senior pastor of the dynamic worship community at Mt. Rubidoux Seventh-day Adventist Church; Richard Davidson, J. N. Andrews Professor of Old Testament Interpretation at the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary; and Lilianne Doukhan, professor of Hebrew and Old Testament Exegesis and author of the foremost Adventist book on worship music, In Tune With God. Presenters will discuss issues relating to creativity, diversity and excellence as well as techniques and strategies for improving worship experiences.
Workshop topics include leading music in worship, collaborative ministry, hymn singing, use of Scripture, worship and youth culture, choral music in worship, audio-visual enhancement, worship planning, and incorporating young adults in worship ministry.
Sessions and workshops will take place at the Andrews University Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary, Howard Performing Arts Center and Pioneer Memorial Church.
Event registration is required and can be completed online. For registration information, a schedule of events and more, visit www.auworshipconference.org or call 269-471-8380.
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Founded in 1874, Andrews University is the flagship institution of higher education for the Seventh-day Adventist church, located one-half mile east of the U.S. 31 Bypass in Berrien Springs, Mich.
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