Plan to Build Your Skills for Worship Ministry in Fall 2020

Consider these opportunities in Fall 2020 to build your skills for worship ministry

Contemporary Music Worship Teams: Participate in a student-led worship band to design worship sets, rehearse, and work with technology, all under the capable coaching of our music and worship staff. These teams will meet on Wednesday mornings beginning at 9:00am or 10:30am. Contemporary Music can be taken for a FREE elective credit by registering for MUS1585ANON or MUS1585BNON (college) or MUS5585ANON or MUS5585BNON (seminary).

Kingdom Choir: The Kingdom Choir gives students the opportunity to sing and lead each other in worship. Also, we’ll work with worship leaders to learn diverse songs for worship. The Kingdom Choir meets on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:30–10:20am. This class can be taken for a FREE elective credit by registering for MUS1581A (college) or MUS5581ANON (seminary).

Ministry of Worship Hybrid: The Ministry of Worship class applies biblical worship theology to local church practice. Pastors, worship musicians, youth ministers, and others are encouraged to consider MIN3540 (college) or PMN6540 (seminary) Ministry of Worship meeting on campus October 30-31.

Musical Styles in Western Culture: This course explores musical styles that have developed in Western culture, including classical, folk, and popular song genres and forms. Particular emphasis is given to musical styles as they are used in Christian worship. MUS3500A (college) or MUS6500A (seminary).

Basic Musicianship I and Sightsinging Lab: Learn the rudiments of musicianship and practice writing music by registering for MUS1501A and MUS1502A. The class and lab meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:00–9:25am.

Musical Skills Classes: To lead musical worship effectively, certain skills are necessary. Consider taking voice class on Mondays, piano class on Tuesdays or a guitar class on Fridays. These classes are open to all Southeastern students.

  • Voice Class: (Mondays 9:30–11:20am)
    • College: MUS1530A
    • Seminary: MUS5530A
  • Piano Class: (Tuesdays)
    • College: MUS1534A (1 credit class, 2:00–2:50pm)
    • Seminary: MUS5534A (2 credit class, 2:00–3:50pm)
  • Beginning Guitar (Open to Everyone) (Fridays 9:30–11:20am)
    • College: MUS1536A (2 credit class)
    • Seminary: MUS5536A (2 credit class)
  • Guitar Class, Level 2 (For Experienced Players) (Fridays 2:00–3:50pm)
    • College: MUS1537A (2 credit class)
    • Seminary: MUS5537A (2 credit class)

For more information, contact Professor Joshua Waggener at