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Resources by Foursquare Leaders (2017)

By The Foursquare Church

Don’t miss these life-enriching and ministry-enhancing resources released in 2017 from fellow leaders in the Foursquare family. Whether you’re looking for books, worship music or teaching materials, we’ve got you covered. more»

 
 

Worshipers Leading: Studio 1 at Connection 2015

By The Foursquare Church

In this Studio session, recorded live at Foursquare Connection 2015, worship leaders discuss practical ideas on fostering a culture of songwriting, contextualizing it to your city, as well as information about future networking opportunities. more»

 
 

The Beauty of Spiritual Language

By Jack Hayford

In Pastor Jack Hayford’s classic work “The Beauty of Spiritual Language,” the renowned leader debunks common myths and neutralizes some of the bigotry that exists on both sides of the issue of speaking in tongues. Scholarly yet practical, this book provides a balanced and biblical approach for anyone wanting to learn more on the subject. more»

 
 

Worship and Justice: David Moore Jr. at Connection 2014

David Moore Jr., in this video interview recorded live at Foursquare Connection 2014 in Dallas, addresses the long-term commitments we need to make to multiply diversity and justice ministry in our local communities. Our churches should reflect our communities, and that includes the social needs of the widow, the orphan, the poor and the stranger in our land. more»

 
 

Imagining the Kingdom

By James K.A. Smith

James K.A. Smith’s “Imaging the Kingdom” examines the complexities of how the body, imagination, habit formation and human culture all serve to work together to form and influence our worship. Utilizing modern stories, films and cultural phenomena to illustrate points throughout his text, the author wrote this volume for scholars and practitioners alike. more»

 
 

O Ransomed Son

By Ascend the Hill

With their new release, “O Ransomed Son,” Ascend the Hill offers 12 original songs that tell the story of redemption and serve the church as a catalyst for worship. Worship leaders looking for an alternative sound to add to their music mix will find the album a great resource for church gatherings. more»

 
 

VeggieTales: The Little Drummer Boy

The world’s favorite veggies have done it again, this time offering a clever retelling of the classic Christmas story about a little drummer boy who offers his gift of drum playing to baby Jesus. The film is packed with important life lessons, a lot of humor, and of course a new Silly Song, “The 8 Polish Foods of Christmas.” more»

 
 

The Lamb Has Conquered

By Vineyard UK Worship

Mercy Vineyard in Southampton, UK, releases a new, live recording titled “The Lamb Has Conquered.” The album tells the story of Jesus, proclaiming His person, work and worth, and provides a useful set of worship songs easily incorporated into the local church setting. more»

 
 

And If Our God Is For Us

By Chris Tomlin

Chris Tomlin’s new release provides an equal mix of upbeat, mid-tempo and reflective songs, and offers a lot of options for corporate worship settings. A strong and consistent songwriter, the artist pens lyrics that draw on Scripture and devotion, delivering them in heartfelt and accessible songs. more»

 
 

Yahweh (Live)

By Hillsong Chapel

Hillsong offers a more stripped down, acoustic set of songs in "Yahweh (Live)," a collection of 13 of their most established and loved tunes performed in the intimate setting of Hillsong’s beloved chapel in Sydney. This new release showcases the material in a setting more easily replicable by small congregations and home church settings. more»

 
 

The Shelter

By Jars of Clay

With their new release, “The Shelter,” Jars of Clay incorporates a new musical sound on some tracks, while offering a variety of powerful worship songs throughout on the theme of the shelter we find in the community of the church. more»

 
 

Love Revolution

By Natalie Grant

Natalie Grant’s eighth studio album, “Love Revolution,” is a euphonic and encouraging collection for followers of Jesus looking to take a stand for the abused and oppressed. The artist, known for her work in combating human trafficking, offers up an album of emotional depth and affecting musical composition. more»

 
 

We Still Believe

By Kathryn Scott

Kathryn Scott’s new album comprises songs that are easy to sing and perfectly suited for meaningful congregational worship. more»

 
 

The Change

By Aaron Crider

Aaron Crider’s latest album embraces the theme of true heart change and offers some great options for congregational worship. more»

 
 

Born Again

By Newsboys

Newsboys offers up an album of 12 good pop/rock tunes that are musically strong and lyrically inspirational. more»

 
 

NY2LA

By Press Play

Press Play—the worship band of Foursquare’s Angelus Temple and Los Angeles Dream Center—releases their sophomore album on August 24. Featuring an exciting collection of 12 dance, pop, R&B and rock songs, the album, titled NY2LA, is being launched along with a music video and national tour. more»

 
 

City of Life Worship

By City of Life

One night the City of Life family converged for an evening of worship within the walls of their Central Florida sanctuary, and it ended up being one of the most unforgettable moments in the church’s 24-year history. The result: City of Life Worship, a 13-track live worship experience. more»

 
 

Rock Solid Faith: Foundations in Christian Living

By Dale Evrist

Dale Evrist provides a new believer's resource and study guide that helps new believers understand what it means to be a passionate and effective follower of Jesus Christ. more»

 
 

Living the Spirit-Formed Life

By Jack Hayford

Jack Hayford shows new believers and mature Christians alike how to rediscover the power and blessings of such basic disciplines as prayer and fasting, daily worship and the release of repentance and forgiveness. more»

 
 

Manifest Presence

By Jack Hayford

Through this fascinating and anointed study of God's Word, you will learn to approach God's throne, the fountainhead of power, with praise that welcomes His creative touch. You will discover the immense privilege of worship, the many forms it takes and the promise it holds for calling your hopes and dreams into life. more»

 
 

The Work of His Hands

By Caleb Quaye

The Work of His Hands is a collection of worship music by Caleb Quaye, gifted musician and worship leader, who conducts seminars around the globe on the ministry of worship. Caleb teaches at Life Pacific College and his music and instruction continues to bless Christians worldwide. more»

 
 

Glory on Your House: Worship Songbook

Glory on Your House is a collection of contemporary and classic worship songs, including guitar chords and a transposing chord wheel. more»

 
 

The Ancient Path

By Craig Smith

The Ancient Path is an ebook and music download from Craig Smith. Craig is part of the Foursquare Association and serves as senior pastor at City Christian Fellowship in Fort Smith, Ark. more»

 
 

Light of the World

By Caleb Quaye

Caleb Quaye's music career lists studio collaboration and performance with some of the best known artists in the world. This album of traditional Christmas favorites highlights both Quaye's God-given talent and His deep love for Jesus Christ. more»

 
 

Invisible Things

By Joel Augé

Joel Augé returns with "Invisible Things," the artist's new release on the Integrity label. Filled with soulful pop tinged with indie-quirkiness, the album features 11 finely crafted songs. This is the sound of a heart in love with Jesus, pouring out its offering to produce compelling art. more»

 
 

A Beautiful Exchange

By Hillsong LIVE

The 19th release by Hillsong Live, captures 12 new songs recorded live in November 2009 at the Sydney Entertainment Centre. Hillsong Church’s worship teams have certainly crafted an exceptional sound during their years of service, but what is remarkable is their constant growth musically. more»

 
 

The Medicine

By John Mark McMillan

John Mark McMillan released "The Medicine" in 2008, but this re-release by Integrity features four new recordings. The theme that runs throughout is that of resurrection, and how Jesus has conquered death. more»

 
 

Women of Faith Worship

By Women of Faith Worship Team

Since 1996, Women of Faith has ministered to women nationwide through gatherings designed to unite women. Now, the Women of Faith Worship Team has released a studio album featuring some of today’s favorite worship songs, including remixed versions of classics. more»

 
 

The Generous Mr. Lovewell

By MercyMe

MercyMe, the popular Texas-based band that gave contemporary Christian music such beloved hits as "I Can Only Imagine," gives us something really special to imagine in their new release, "The Generous Mr. Lovewell." more»

 
 

Farewell Show: Live in London

By Delirious?

Delirious? has produced multiple live albums during their 17-year career, so what makes this one worth buying along with the others? Quite simply, it's the documentation, in pristine audio, of the climactic concert that marks the end of their time as a band. more»

 
 

Ragamuffin Soul

By Carlos Whittaker

The album is a nice blend of styles, all with a definite pop-bent to the production. There are several pumped-up anthems and some more intimate moments. The choruses are big, anthemic affairs that will sound great belted out by congregations of all ages. more»

 
 

Eternity Invades

By Vicky Beeching

Vicky Beeching’s new release, Eternity Invades, is a collection of 14 dynamic songs from the British worship leader. Starting with the up-tempo, one-two punch of “Salvation Day” and “Blessing and Honor,” you get the feeling this is going to be a great resource for corporate worship. more»

 
 

Miracle

By Robbie Seay Band

Miracle is the third Sparrow project by Robbie Seay Band. This one took a few listens to sink in, but it really grabs a hold on your heart right. There’s a great mix of potential congregational work here, and the album is a solid devotional piece. more»

 
 

Passion: Awakening

By Passion

Strong performances from Chris Tomlin, David Crowder*Band, Hillsong United, Matt Redman and several others—with live versions of previously released favorites as well as exceptional brand-new material—make this compilation a worthy investment for worship leaders and worshipers alike. more»

 
 

Come Weary Saints

By Sovereign Grace Music

Sovereign Grace Music exists, they say, to “provide local churches with new songs characterized by biblical truth and consuming passion that honors God.” With this album, they have achieved their goal with a collection of songs that engage what is often one of the most untouched aspects of worship—suffering. more»

 
 

Adoration

By Brenton Brown

Originally released under the title "Because of Your Love" in the U.K., where Brown once served as worship pastor at the Oxford Vineyard, this collection of songs not only has been renamed, but also expanded for this U.S. edition. more»

 
 

Overflow

By Tommy Walker

Tommy Walker’s newest release, Overflow, is packed with uplifting worship songs and sounds of joyous praise. This jazzy compilation is perfect for leading praise both inside and outside congregational settings, whether for a large church family on a Sunday morning or a small, home group gathering. more»

 
 

Glorious

By Paul Baloche

If you're hungry for personal worship that leads you on a journey from the first realization of His glory, to the cross, and on to the beauty of the church arising to sing a new hallelujah—or if you are a pastor or lead worshiper looking for new, Scriptural worship songs check this one out. more»

 
 

Until the Whole World Hears

By Casting Crowns

Recently named the Gospel Music Association's Group of the Year for the fifth year in a row, Casting Crowns is back with their latest album, Until the Whole World Hears. The project offers the signature sound of fresh, enjoyable guitar rock that the group's listeners have come to know and love. more»

 
 

Handel’s Messiah Rocks: A Joyful Noise

By various artists

Available as a CD or DVD, this new take on a classic piece is a well-delivered project takes the centuries-old oratorio by George Frideric Handel and injects a contemporary vernacular. more»

 
 

Worship and Adore: A Christmas Offering

By various artists

A compilation Christmas album full of songs that are perfect for corporate worship, Worship and Adore: A Christmas Offering goes beyond the average Christmas album to bring something especially meaningful to the most wonderful time of the year. more»

 
 

Everything Is Different

By Shane & Shane

The tight harmonies and beautiful melodies of Shane & Shane return for their seventh worship-focused album. With Everything Is Different, Shane & Shane continue to shine with those same tight harmonies fans have enjoyed since the beginning. more»

 
 

Dream Christmas (Volume 1)

By various artists

The energetic yet nostalgic album includes Christmas hymns and carols recorded by the Dream Center's renowned musical artists, such as Press Play, Stephen Petree and I'm OK You're OK, to name a few. more»

 
 

Beauty Will Rise

By Steven Curtis Chapman

What might seem as a depressing premise for a recording has turned into an extremely hopeful, intensely raw and gut-wrenchingly honest recording that brings the listener through the wrestling and into the hope that awaits. more»

 
 

Be

By Unhindered

Unhindered, the debut band on Teen Mania Ministries' brand new record label, comes at the listener with a blend of music that stylistically mashes Coldplay, Hillsong United and Charlie Hall into a very pleasing concoction of worship-rock goodness. more»

 
 

Live From My Church

By Jared Anderson

While this album is Anderson's third solo project, it marks his first live recording. This added energy plays to the artist's strengths and causes the album to outshine his previous two releases. Throughout the live project, his anointing and servant-heart to lead and serve the church come shining through. more»

 
 

Glory in the Highest

By Chris Tomlin

Tomlin's first Christmas album includes his favorite Christmas hymns which usher in the celebration our Savior's birth. But now these traditional songs have a touch of the Chris Tomlin sound with piano, strings and voices that are filled with powerful worship. more»

 
 

Need

By Todd Agnew

On his fifth studio album, Agnew opens with the pop charm of first single, "Joy Unspeakable," and then leads immediately into the open, questioning second track, "Written on the Wall." The tune chugs along like a Casting Crowns song, taking the pop cheeriness into the realm of contemporary rock. more»

 
 

Church Music

By David Crowder*Band

In this offering, David Crowder and his crew incorporate their established techno/rock feel, mixing dance style and spiritual lyrics into a positive, fully equalized sound that will take listeners into an exciting realm of modern worship. more»

 
 

Alive Again

By Matt Maher

When Maher records his own music, we hear a lively alterative sound with lyrics that exalt the Lord and encourage the believer. His worship style could be compared to David Crowder Band. However, Maher definitely has lyrics that are unique to his own passion and reflections on God's glory. more»

 
 

We Shall Not Be Shaken

By Matt Redman

Recording artist Matt Redman, renowned for writing many of the most popular worship ballads sung in today's churches, released We Shall Not Be Shaken on August 25—and the album is hands-down his best installment to date. more»

 
 

Fearless

By Phillips, Craig & Dean

Fearless is the latest offering from the venerable Phillips, Craig & Dean, and is a solid project filled with worshipful and catchy songs for all ages. If you are a fan of these renowned vocal artists/pastors, you will enjoy this album immensely. more»

 
 

Faith   Hope   Love

By Hillsong

Hillsong's latest release, featuring top 10 single "You Hold Me Now," features Reuben Morgan, Darlene Zschech, Brooke (Fraser) Ligertwood and Joel Houston. Fans of Hillsong are sure to enjoy this album as well as the accompanying DVD. more»

 
 

Take Over

By Aaron Shust

This new worship album includes great multi-generational songs of worship and contemplation, and could even be used for times of study. Shust's strength is that he makes music that can be appreciated by all—he doesn't alienate those of different musical tastes. more»

 
 

Glory Revealed II

By various artists

Glory Revealed II is a solid followup worship release featuring some of today's best Christian artists coming together for some stellar performances. Stylistically the album draws on southern rock and punchy bluegrass influences with sprinklings of violin, banjo and guitar throughout. more»

 
 

Everyone Overcome

By Desperation Band

Desperation Band is well known for creating Jesus-centered, high energy, youthful worship experiences and does not disappoint with "Everyone Overcome." more»

 
 

Life Light Up

By Christy Nockels

Life Light Up is the solo debut of Christy Nockels, one-half of worship group Watermark. Produced by Nathan Nockels, her husband and Watermark's other half, the album is a great soundtrack for personal inspiration or corporate use. more»

 
 

Life Is Beautiful

By Press Play

Press Play's new album is perfect for youth, young adults, corporate worship venues and personal use. The mixture of rock, pop and techno beats is energetic and contemporary, and can keep up with much of the music that is played on mainstream radio. more»

 
 

Attention

By Kristian Stanfill

Kristian Stanfill has been known as the worship leader at pastor/author Andy Stanley's North Point Community Church in Alpharetta, Ga., for more than seven years, but his guitar-driven worship CD merits a listen of its very own. more»

 
 

A New Hallelujah: The Life Worship DVD

By Michael W. Smith

Michael W. Smith's "A New Hallelujah" DVD is a breath of fresh air. more»

 
 

Sweet Sweet Sound

By Sarah Reeves

Worship artist Sarah Reeves has a young rock-and-roll vibe to her record while weaving in some more intimate tracks that showcase a softer side. The seven-song Sweet Sweet Sound EP has a big start that works itself into more melodic tracks toward the end of the album. more»

 
 

The Power of One

By Israel Houghton

This album features a broad range of musical styles from pop to reggae, and could easily be incorporated into adult or youth worship services. The music is upbeat, edifying and can be enjoyed by worshipers of all ages. more»

 
 

My Soul Sings

By Delirious?

My Soul Sings features a live performance from Delirious in Bogotá, Colombia. The two-disc set includes a full CD plus a full DVD performance, which makes for a great resource for youth events. The music is fun and energetic and the songs are best suited for youth worship services. more»

 
 

Live Revelations

By Third Day

Atlanta-based Third Day is back with a live offering from their popular Revelation album. This CD, which was recorded throughout several of their tour stops, captures live tracks from their most recent album, Revelations, as well as favorites from years past. more»