Dr. Jesse Middendorf on Voices In My Head Podcast with Rick Lee James Episode #165

It was a real honor for me to be able to sit down and have a conversation with Church of the Nazarene General Superintendent emeritus, Dr. Jesse Middendorf. He has been a hero and mentor of mine from afar for many years and I think you will really enjoy our conversation on ministry, piloting airplanes,Continue reading “Dr. Jesse Middendorf on Voices In My Head Podcast with Rick Lee James Episode #165”

Behind the Scenes At Church Yesterday (Rehearsal and Warm Up)

This is often what pre-service looks like for me. I warmed up by rehearsing a couple of songs we were playing together in church then closed my time by warming up my finders on a Phil Keaggy inspired (Doin’ Nothin’) type guitar jam using my JamMan Looper. I hope you enjoy this behind the scenesContinue reading “Behind the Scenes At Church Yesterday (Rehearsal and Warm Up)”

Voices In My Head Podcast Episode #163 – Eucharist As Invitation

Episode #163: Eucharist As Invitation  Historically, The Lord’s Supper has been viewed as the sustaining meal of the believer. John Wesley was innovative and his belief that the Eucharist was also an opportunity to invite people to conversion? Drawing up on historical context while looking at our modern-day setting, this workshop will examine the LordContinue reading “Voices In My Head Podcast Episode #163 – Eucharist As Invitation”

Words From Walter Brueggemann about ‘Hymns, Prayers,and Invitations’ by Rick Lee James

Some Words From Walter Brueggemann about ‘Hymns, Prayers,and Invitations’ by Rick Lee James “I have listened to Hymns, Prayers, and Invitations and am so grateful for it. Rick Lee James has a great gift for taking up familiar words and giving them freshness with new cadence and voicing. I love the Advent Hymn (Watching, Waiting, Longing),Continue reading “Words From Walter Brueggemann about ‘Hymns, Prayers,and Invitations’ by Rick Lee James”

Podcast Episode #155: Guests Ginny Owens and Andrew Greer

  Transcending Mysteries: Who Is God and What Does He Want From Us? is the new book written by Andrew Greer (http://www.andrew-greer.com) and Ginny Owens (http://ginnyowens.com). Ginny and Andrew are both my guests on the latest episode of Voice In My Head, the Rick Lee James Podcast. Together we talk about the relational aspects ofContinue reading “Podcast Episode #155: Guests Ginny Owens and Andrew Greer”

Want to hear a track from my new CD?

Want To Hear A Track From My New CD? If you haven’t heard yet, my new album is recorded and mixed, promo photos have been taken, publishing contracts have been executed, and I am currently in talks with media promoters and graphic designers. With that being said we still are quite a bit short financiallyContinue reading “Want to hear a track from my new CD?”

Voices In My Head Podcast Episode #154: Spirituality and the Praise Band (The Practice of Worship)

This episode of the Voices In My Head Podcast was recorded live at the Empower the Church conference in Lima Ohio on Saturday October 24th, 2015. This workshop on spiritual formation deals with the following: Leading worship requires just as much practice as playing an instrument, learning to sing, and writing music does. This goesContinue reading “Voices In My Head Podcast Episode #154: Spirituality and the Praise Band (The Practice of Worship)”