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Impact Profile: Timothy Simwanza

Name: Timothy Simwanza Country: Zambia Africa Role: Worship Leader Timothy’s Story My name is Timothy Simwanza, a worship leader at a local church called Ebenezer Worship Center, in Chongwe Lusaka Zambia. I was introduced to Next Level Worship in 2016, when there was a video conference organized in Chongwe.  We were invited, along with a

Biblical Perspectives, Christmas, Devotional Thoughts, Family Devotions
A Christmas Wrapped in Praise (repost)

By Dwayne Moore Let’s start with a question: What is the one thing God made sure Jesus got the best of when He first came to earth? Was it our riches? No, He was born in a stall with barn animals and hay. Was it our royalty? No. His parents were a shepherd boy and

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Impact Profile: Mike Sooy

Name: Mike Sooy Age: 43 Country: USA Role: Worship Arts Leader Mike’s Story Meet Michael, a worship arts leader from the United States. Michael came to us by way of a worship conference at Cedarville University. He sat in on a leadership training session with Dwayne Moore and made an instant connection with him. Even

Devotional Thoughts, Pure Praise
Thankful in Every Circumstance

by Dwayne Moore Hebrews 13:15 encourages us to “continually offer the sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of our lips, giving thanks to his name” (NKJV). Praise is primarily acknowledging God for who he is. Thanksgiving, on the other hand, is giving thanks to God for what he has done for us.

Biblical Perspectives, Podcast, worship
Episode 001: 2020 Grammy Nominations, Staying Relevant & Time Management (Podcast)

In this week’s inaugural episode of The Heart of Worship Podcast, Dwayne & Stephen discuss the recent Grammy nominations and artists for 2020, and why it’s important for Christians to be aware of secular music and culture.

Choice Resource, Resources, Updates
Announcing our 2019 Choice Resource Award Winners!

We are excited to announce our Choice Resource Award winners for this year! These have been selected by our NLW Community because of their strong worship theology, excellence and value. You’re going to want to check out ALL of these great resources and use them in your church, we promise! Go here to see all

Updates
NLW Life (Campus Groups)

Description NLW Life is an on-campus group comprised of Christians from various backgrounds and majors who want to worship God in every aspect of our lives. We encourage each other and hold each other accountable to worship the Lord inwardly through personal devotion, upwardly through praise and thanksgiving, and outwardly to others. NLW Life is

Choice Resource, Review
Album Review: Yet Not I by CityAlight

Yet Not I, CityAlight’s third album, has received a Choice Resource Award from NLW International. Below is a review of this EP by Dawn Kelley, Director of Community Development for NLWI… While listening to Yet Not I, it was encouraging to hear each song’s saturation in Scripture which is one reason why we are happy to award

Choice Resource, Review
Called to Worship: Interview with Dr. Vernon Whaley

Called to Worship: From the Dawn of Creation to the Final Amen by Dr. Vernon Whaley has received a Choice Resource Award from NLW International. Dwayne Moore, founder of NLW International, sat down with Dr. Whaley for an interview about his books and his expert views on worship… Interview questions include… 1. What prompted you to write Called

Choice Resource, Review
Book Review: Called to Worship

Called to Worship by Dr. Vernon Whaley has received a Choice Resource Award from NLW International. Below is a review of this amazing book by Dawn Kelley, Director of Community Development for NLWI… Called to Worship was part of the required reading in my graduate work at Liberty University and I am thankful it was. Too often, I