With Christian music, the focus is on God and the spiritual message of the song. Because of this, prayer is a big part of writing music for Him.
If He didnt give the ability, we couldnt write our own names, so praying for guidance before and during the songwriting process is a necessary step. Christian music provides inspirational songs that speak to those of Christian faith. The Christian music genre is very popular, and Christian music songwriters may find themselves in a very creative and lucrative career. Hard work and faith are key elements in getting your songwriting off the ground.
Hi Bob. This is a great read. I am sitting at a Starbucks, enjoying a nice iced coffee thinking about how I can write a great song for God and even arrange to have it played on KLove Radio one day. I googled, how to write a really good worship song, with my iPhone, of course, and well I found your post. How can the answer be improved? Jan 23, 2004 How to write a christian song? ? ? First, put on your christian underwear then get a christian pen and paper.
You need to use your emotions to manipulate both the music and the lyrics. As for Christian lyrics? That's probably the easiest thing to do in music. Just say how cool God is, make a few catchy rhymes, and there you have Aug 16, 2016 Anyone else a little frustrated with Christian music these days? John Crist and Aaron Chewning try to imagine how it gets made.
Visit This is not a how to on songwriting, but rather on writing worship songs. Obviously, basic songwriting talent is required to write a good worship song, and musical ability does not hurt either. Know your audience, play your instrument well, these are good pointers, but out of the scope of this article.