You got this!Worship artists are being challenged as never before to provide creative worship that spiritually uplifts, but in ways that many of us have never explored. One of the ways The Fellowship is responding to this unprecedented need is to provide a space where we can help each other find resources and answer questions. Our "Pandemic Response Worship Resources" document isn't going to be polished. But it is going to be a dynamic exchange of ideas and helps that you can use for planning worship in these next weeks.

Peace be with you as you minister to those in your choirs, bands, congregations, and on the other side of whatever technology you are using to continue to meet the needs of your flock. Together – even virtually – we can still #BeTheFellowship.

Resources

Denominational/Ecumenical Resources:

Music and Singing in Church: Recommendations According to Phased Reopenings
Discipleship Ministries

Resuming Care-Filled Worship and Sacramental Life
The Ecumenical Consultation on Protocols for Worship, Fellowship, and Sacraments

Congregational Survey (Example for sending to your own congregation)
LifeWay Research

Research Studies/Task Force Reports:

International Coalition of Performing Arts Aerosol Study Round 2

** NOTES: Research study was released in early August; webinar recordings are from August 6 and 10, respectively.

Task Force on Innovation Report: Choral Music in the Time of COVID-19 by Western ACDA

This folder of resources was published July 3 and contains information produced by a worship-focused subcommittee.

Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich Study

American Choral Directors Association COVID-19 Response Committee Report

This report from ACDA was published on June 15.

International Coalition of Performing Arts Aerosol Study Round 1

The Essentials of Performing Arts Medicine: What Do Science and Data Say About the Near-Term Future of Singing

This report was published by the National Association of Teachers of Singing.

Crowdsourced Ideas:

This organic document is being crowdsourced by worship leaders just like you and vetted and organized by a team of Fellowship members. Just as our situation is evolving together, this document is fluid and will be updated frequently.

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Did you find a helpful link somewhere? Use the form linked below to contribute to our expanding resources list.

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Fellowship members are invited to connect with other worship leaders virtually in our private Fellowship Community group on Facebook. (NOTE: This is a benefit for members of The Fellowship. See the Resources document for how you can join us for six months for free!)

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