Jamie’s Latest Blog Posts
Read Jamie’s thoughts on music, the church, pop culture, and growing up in Southern California…to name a few things.
Not Worrying About What Others Think: The Glorious Gospel
I want to take a quick diversion from the series we've been presenting over the past few months to speak on the subject of the glorious gospel. In my doctoral studies, I have been blessed with the greatest books and lectures from the most brilliant minds on the...
Living and Worshiping with Purpose—Part 5: Worship and Prayer
Scripture directs believers to: “Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” (1 Thess. 5:16-18, ESV). Prayer is meant for personal and public communication with God, and it is beneficial...
Living and Worshiping with Purpose—Part 4: Worship and Giving
Giving generously to God with a grateful heart is an act worship! Our response with the giving of resources, our lives in service—to others and God—reveals character, obedience, and faithfulness. Also, our generosity is a huge witness to unbelievers. Paul wrote in 2...
Great musicians and worship leaders are in high demand in the church today, but to be effective, they must first have the necessary tools, including theological, musical, and technical training. Worship Foundry is a self-contained mentorship program in book form, to help train and equip worshipers and leaders alike. Its pages encompass just about everything a successful, modern worship leader must have in their toolbox.
To Jesus We Sing: a Concise History of Christian Worship
To Jesus We Sing was inspired after observing worship leaders who lacked a basic understanding of Christian worship from an historical perspective-who are unaware of why and how certain worship traditions began, survived, and even perished over the centuries. Jamie has compiled a concise, easy-to-read study of Christian worship history, from Creation to the 21st century Millennial generation, with questions for each period of history at the end of the book. It is designed for personal use, small groups or for academic purposes.