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Contemporary worship

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Contemporary worship is a form of Christian worship that emerged within Western evangelical Protestantism in the 20th century. [1]

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Charismatic Movement

The Charismatic Movement is the international trend of historically mainstream Christian congregations adopting beliefs and practices similar to Pentecostalism.

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Christian Copyright Licensing International

Christian Copyright Licensing International (CCLI) is a privately owned company that was founded in the US in 1988 by Howard Rachinski.

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Christian music industry

The Christian music industry is a small part of the larger music industry, that focuses on traditional Gospel music, Southern gospel, contemporary Christian music, and alternative Christian music.

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Christian worship

In Christianity, worship is reverent honor and homage paid to God.

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Christianity Today

Christianity Today magazine is an evangelical Christian periodical that was founded in 1956 and is based in Carol Stream, Illinois.

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Church (congregation)

A church is a Christian religious organization or congregation or community that meets in a particular location.

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Church software

Church software is any type of computer software specifically designed for use by a church.

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Contemporary Christian music

Contemporary Christian music (or CCM—and occasionally "inspirational music") is a genre of modern popular music which is lyrically focused on matters concerned with the Christian faith.

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Contemporary worship music

Contemporary worship music (CWM), also known as praise and worship music, is a defined genre of Christian music used in contemporary worship.

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Dance is a performing art form consisting of purposefully selected sequences of human movement.

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Drama is the specific mode of fiction represented in performance: a play performed in a theatre, or on radio or television.

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Evangelicalism, evangelical Christianity, or evangelical Protestantism, is a worldwide, crossdenominational movement within Protestant Christianity which maintains the belief that the essence of the Gospel consists of the doctrine of salvation by grace through faith in Jesus Christ's atonement.

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Folk music

Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.

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Grove City College

Grove City College (GCC) is a Christian conservative liberal arts college in Grove City, Pennsylvania.

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A hymn is a type of song, usually religious, specifically written for the purpose of adoration or prayer, and typically addressed to a deity or deities, or to a prominent figure or personification.

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Intercession or intercessory prayer is the act of praying to a deity on behalf of others.

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Jesus movement

The Jesus movement was an Evangelical Christian movement beginning on the West Coast of the United States in the late 1960s and early 1970s and spreading primarily throughout North America, Europe, and Central America, before subsiding by the late 1980s.

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List of Christian worship music artists

This is a list of Christian worship music artists or bands.

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List of contemporary worship songs

Thousands of contemporary worship songs have been written since the beginnings of the genre in the 1960s.

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Liturgy is the customary public worship performed by a religious group, according to its beliefs, customs and traditions.

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Overhead projector

An overhead projector is a variant of slide projector that is used to display images to an audience.

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Pipe organ

The pipe organ is a musical instrument that produces sound by driving pressurized air (called wind) through organ pipes selected via a keyboard.

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Popular music

Popular music is music with wide appeal that is typically distributed to large audiences through the music industry.

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Praise Awards

The Worship Leader Praise Awards are given annually by Worship Leader magazine.

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Protestantism is the second largest form of Christianity with collectively more than 900 million adherents worldwide or nearly 40% of all Christians.

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Regulative principle of worship

The regulative principle of worship is a Christian doctrine, held by some Calvinists and Anabaptists, that God commands churches to conduct public services of worship using certain distinct elements affirmatively found in Scripture, and conversely, that God prohibits any and all other practices in public worship.

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Rock music

Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.

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Slide projector

A slide projector is an opto-mechanical device for showing photographic slides.

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Video projector

A video projector is an image projector that receives a video signal and projects the corresponding image on a projection screen using a lens system.

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Western world

The Western world refers to various nations depending on the context, most often including at least part of Europe and the Americas.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contemporary_worship

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