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Kauflin calls for dropping the term “worship leader” in favor of “music pastor”

Bob Kaulfin is now saying what many of us have been practicing for years. Glad to see it:

A Call for Musical Pastors | Worship Matters.

Scott Aniol

About Scott Aniol

Scott Aniol is the founder and Executive Director of Religious Affections Ministries. He is Chair of the Worship Ministry Department at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he teaches courses in ministry, worship, hymnology, aesthetics, culture, and philosophy. He is the author of Worship in Song: A Biblical Approach to Music and Worship, Sound Worship: A Guide to Making Musical Choices in a Noisy World, and By the Waters of Babylon: Worship in a Post-Christian Culture, and speaks around the country in churches and conferences. He is an elder in his church in Fort Worth, TX where he resides with his wife and four children. Views posted here are his own and not necessarily those of his employer.

2 Responses to Kauflin calls for dropping the term “worship leader” in favor of “music pastor”

  1. As much as I don’t like the term “worship leader” either, this post is about a lot more than a title. Kauflin never even uses the term “music pastor.”

  2. Indeed. It is about more than a title. I’m just happy to see it said. And he used “musical pastor.”

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