Free Webinar – The Six Hats of the Worship Leader: How to Staff 6 Roles That Will Grow Your Team

Worship Leader Media is putting on a webinar that I am excited to teach. There are only 50 spots, so get yours while they last. Here is a practical topic that I think will help worship leaders as they work through launch, growth, and maintenance of their teams. Continue reading “Free Webinar – The Six Hats of the Worship Leader: How to Staff 6 Roles That Will Grow Your Team”

A church resource community worship leaders should know of:

One of the most important reasons to blog is the community aspect of it. Those of us who work as volunteer and staff leaders in churches, as I have over the years, have places to go to discuss, learn and grow. This week I am featured in three blog posts on where I write a bit about copyrights from the perspective of church leaders.

NEWS: Christian Copyright Solutions Celebrates 10 Years with iPad 2 Giveaway

Copyrights can be a confusing thing, but complying is really something we should be above board about, right! Copyright Solver offers help for so many issues. If you cannot afford an administrative person at your church to handle copyright compliance for your events, video syncs and other creative communications then you are gonna love this company. And, they are celebrating 10 years with an iPad giveaway! Here are some tidbits from their press release. Click the image above or links below for more information about their services or giveaway. Continue reading “NEWS: Christian Copyright Solutions Celebrates 10 Years with iPad 2 Giveaway”

Worship Leader Magazine Editors Choose for “Best of the Best 2011″ Blog

I am grateful to the editors at Worship Leader Magazine for choosing RKWeblog as a “Best of the Best 2011” Blog with four other bloggers. (,, and Here is what they said about RKWeblog and Worship Mythbusters:

Rich Kirkpatrick is a worship leader and a tech steward. Versed in social networking, music, and leading, this is a perfect place for Web savvy WLs to plug in. Rich’s podcast, Worship Mythbusters is worth a stop on your next walk through the Web, as well.

Check out the other bloggers. I recommend them as well! With so many leaders and worthy sites, it is humbling to be mentioned. Thanks to my readers for participating in the conversation here and at RKweblog!

NEWS: Emilie Kirkpatrick Project “My Oh My” EP

Here is some exciting news:  I am very excited to announce my daughter’s project “My Oh My”! It is an inspiring thing to see a teenager dream and then take steps to live out that dream. Over the past years many of you have seen my little girl Emilie grow up by watching this blog. This is an amazing and challenging next step for Emilie to take in her emerging career as a singer-songwriter and artist. Please take the time go here and help make a dream reality!