Christian Songwriter: Set Defined Goals

Whether you’re new to songwriting or are an experienced songsmith, this column is intended to serve as a resource where you can turn to...

Thoughts on Co-Writing

At first blush, it seemed a bit audacious … an editorial suggestion that I write about co-writing. The plain truth is that I don’t...

Christian Songwriting – with Darlene Zschech

Whether you are interested in developing your skill as a songwriter, cultivating a culture of songwriting for your church – or both, this column...

Seven Guitar Chords Every Christian Songwriter Should Know

The guitar has become as integral to Christian music as the major scale is to the harmonic framework upon which our chords and melodies...

The Secret to Better Songwriting in 9 Steps!

That title got your attention, didn’t it? Did your heart skip a beat? Was your level of interest increased? Were you feeling that, possibly,...

Tools of the Trade

When I was growing up, I learned very quickly that I didn't quite have whatever gifting it takes to fix things. However, my Dad...