Westminster Effects Doxology Podcast

Westminster Effects Doxology Podcast

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The Westminster Effects Doxology Podcast exists to equip and encourage worship musicians to delve deeper into God’s Word. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/westminster-effects-doxology-podcast/support


048 - Men’s Bible study with Jesse Harper
May 23 • 62 min
In case you’re out of the loop, it’s kind of important for men to study the Bible together. Here’s a conversation about it. Support us on Anchor! Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Overcast. Recommended: “My Feet are on the Rock”…
047 - Worship Preferences
May 17 • 72 min
Sometimes, we don’t like musical styles, songs, or even particular instruments. Should we get over those or carry those around in worship? Support us on Anchor! Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Overcast. Recommended: The…
046 - Elevation Worship’s “Mighty Cross”
May 9 • 60 min
Cody and Bradley dissect the song “Mighty Cross” by Elevation Worship. Also on this week’s episode, questions regarding Paul Washer, marijuana, etc. Support us on Anchor! Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Overcast. Recommended:…
045 - Fatigue and burnout
May 2 • 54 min
We’re all exhausted, so what do we do about it? Support us on Anchor! Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Overcast. Recommended: The Real Martin Luther - Josh Hamon Burnout Begins with Bad Theology The Briefing: 4/22/2019 This…
044 - Preachers n Sneakers
Apr 25 • 51 min
Stan from the All Seven Days Podcast (also known as Cody’s dad) joins us as we talk prosperity theology and the Instagram sensation @preachersnsneakers. Support us on Anchor! Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Overcast. This…
043 - Matt Walsh and Scriptural authority
Apr 18 • 56 min
Matt Walsh thinks that not every argument should boil down to theology for the Christian. We disagree and explain why. Support us on Anchor! Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Overcast.…
042 - Leading worship without a mic
Apr 11 • 51 min
Leading worship isn’t just the job of the vocalists, but everyone on the team or in the band. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/westminster-effects-doxology-podcast/support
041 - Tests of fellowship - Francis Chan, Social Justice
Apr 4 • 62 min
There’s been a flurry of discussion around some big names and whether we should associate with them. When should just warn them, and when should we disavow them? The Discipline of Spiritual Discernment by Tim Challies - https://amzn.to/2Ub9AV4 American…
040 - Who should lead worship?
Mar 28 • 33 min
Cody flies solo and examines a 9Marks article. Also, the premiere of rapid fire questions! https://www.9marks.org/article/journalnine-marks-healthy-worship-leader/ This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast:…
039 - Speaking in tongues?
Mar 20 • 50 min
Our friends at Worship Online recently talked about being filled with the Spirit and speaking in tongues. Bradley wanted to offer a different perspective to offer some clarification on an often confusing topic. Support us on Anchor! Recommended: The…
038 - Lent and Backing Tracks
Mar 13 • 56 min
Backing tracks, metronomes, etc. They can be really helpful, but they can also be difficult to implement. Also, Lutheran Jon talks about Ash Wednesday and Lent. Support us on Anchor! Recommended: “Stricken, Smitten, and Afflicted” God can meet us in the…
037 - Bethel Music’s “Ain’t No Grave”
Mar 5 • 62 min
Bethel Music’s “Ain’t No Grave” has been a hit lately, but it’s not without some serious problems. We have a look at the lyrics in this episode of the Doxology Podcast. Recommended: The Institutes of the Christian Religion by John Calvin The Boxcar…
036 - Abusive leadership
Feb 27 • 54 min
The church has been rocked with leadership scandals recently. Bradley and Cody talk about abusive leadership, how to avoid becoming an abusive leader, and what to do if you’re the victim of it. Recommended: Elephant Room - Driscoll, MacDonald, Dever The…
035 - Preparing to teach
Feb 19 • 26 min
In the middle of a crazy week, Bradley gives us his process for preparing sermons. Even if you don’t preach or teach, this can be helpful for you. Recommended: Ask Pastor John - How do you prepare your sermons? Sermonary Romans by RC Sproul Expositor…
034 - Analyzing Victor Wooten’s NAMM wisdom
Feb 13 • 38 min
No, legendary bassist Victor Wooten didn’t come on the podcast, but Cody heard him drop some serious wisdom at NAMM, so we talked about it. Healthy Plurality = Durable Church by Dave Harvey - https://amzn.to/2TUp0cA Becoming the Archetype - I Am:…
033 - No more custom work!
Feb 7 • 6 min
After NAMM and a bout with NAMMthrax, here’s a short episode detailing why I’m not doing custom pedals, at least for the time being. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast:…
032 - NAMM w/ G7th Capos and VocalMist
Jan 30 • 17 min
A couple of quick interviews with G7th and VocalMist. Sorry for the lack of intro. I got the NAMMthrax. hopeforjustice.org myvocalmist.com g7th.com This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast:…
031 - NAMM preview and power outages
Jan 24 • 51 min
Jon had a cool experience with a power outage at church, and Cody is at NAMM this week (hence the delayed release). This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/westminster-effects-doxology-podcast/support
030 - JD Greear and cancelling church
Jan 15 • 41 min
We love JD Greear, but he caused a little bit of a stir recently when his church cancelled their services. We get it, but we don’t get it. Recommended: Brothers, We Are Not Professionals by John Piper - https://amzn.to/2SWR2nA God at Work by Gene Edward…
029 - Worshipping through cancer with Stan “Padre” Fields
Jan 8 • 84 min
Stan Fields, also known as Cody’s dad, joins the Doxology Podcast to talk about his joy in God during a (very) recent cancer episode. Recommended: The Modern Post - “My One Comfort” -…
028 - Rethinking Santa and Christmas traditions
Dec 25, 2018 • 58 min
Merry Christmas! We didn’t want to leave you high and dry, so you can listen this week while traveling or while waiting for Christmas dinner to cook. This week, Bradley and Cody talk about their Christmas traditions as well as their thoughts on Santa…
027 - Ditching Advent with Everett Henes
Dec 19, 2018 • 61 min
Some people don’t do Advent or even Christmas, and that’s actually okay. We had OPC pastor Everett Henes on to tell us why he doesn’t make a big deal of it in his church. Help us cover NAMM expenses! -…
026 - A different approach to Lauren Daigle
Dec 11, 2018 • 49 min
There’s been a lot of vitriol, defending, posturing, etc., regarding Lauren Daigle’s recent comments. We hoped to provide a different angle where everyone wins. Help us cover NAMM expenses! -…
025 - Advent and Christmas Music
Dec 4, 2018 • 51 min
Advent has had a resurgence in popularity, so what is it in the first place? We also talk Christmas music and how so much of it is terrible, but that’s actually changing for the better. Keep helping us out with NAMM!…
024 - Justin TenCate of Mzo Effects
Nov 20, 2018 • 50 min
While this is being uploaded on the fly before Cody goes out of town, this episode features Justin of Mzo Effects and circuitry nerdom. Keep helping us out with NAMM; we’re over $1,000!…
023- The Cage Stage
Nov 13, 2018 • 63 min
This week’s podcast involves shifts in our theology, whether it’s simply a mindset or an entire 180 from what we grew up with. Of course, that also involves lessons on the Cage Stage. Support Noseminster’s NAMM push!…
022 - Gear Acquisition Syndrome
Nov 6, 2018 • 61 min
How much is too much? Better yet, how do we think about our guitar gear acquisitions? We dive into that question in this week’s Doxology Podcast. Recommended reading: Who Do You Think You Are? by Mark Driscoll - https://amzn.to/2RFyMhA “God Can Break the…
021 - Ligonier’s State of Theology Survey
Oct 30, 2018 • 47 min
Ligonier’s State of Theology Survey shows a disturbing trend in the American church. We talk about how that came to be and how to fix it. Recommended reading: A Summary of Christian Doctrine by Edward Koehler - https://amzn.to/2SwoCRu Mere Christianity by…
020 - Designing a new worship space w/ Keith Cothran
Oct 23, 2018 • 48 min
Bradley and Cody’s church just opened their renovated building, so they brought on Pastor Keith Cothran to talk about the how, why, and what behind the changes. Recommended reading: How Does Sanctification Work? by David Powlison - https://amzn.to/2PM6eSR…
019 - Christians and Politics with Cory Truax
Oct 16, 2018 • 61 min
Cory Truax joins the show this week for a conversation about how Christians can better engage in discussions in the realm of politics. corytruax.com Recommended reading: Total Truth by Nancy Pearcy - https://amzn.to/2pX2jYc The Coddling of the American…
018 - Volunteer/Life Balance
Oct 8, 2018 • 40 min
Cody and Jon (Bradley returns next week) talk about the importance of finding balance between volunteering at church and our home lives. They also forgot to include recommended reading this week. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become a supporter of…
017 - Going off the rails
Oct 1, 2018 • 52 min
What do we do when our favorite musicians leave the faith or develop some seriously wonky theology? How do we deal with that in our own worship teams? Recommended reading: Believing God by RC Sproul, Jr. - https://amzn.to/2ReCu2a Stop Asking Jesus into…
016 - Sunday Morning Preparation
Sep 24, 2018 • 46 min
It’s often overlooked, but the ways we get our minds and affairs in order for Sunday mornings can have a huge impact. Recommended reading: https://founders.org/library/1689-confession/ 1 Peter 5:7 1 Cor. 12-14 Reformation Study Bible (Condensed) -…
015 - Worship Team Dress Codes
Sep 17, 2018 • 49 min
Cody and Jon talk dress codes and nerd out a little bit on some Westminster Effects goings on. Recommended reading: Gospel Fluency by Jeff Vanderstelt - https://amzn.to/2xkBh0K The Freedom of a Christian by Martin Luther - https://amzn.to/2xzv8NR This…
014 - What a Beautiful Name
Sep 10, 2018 • 46 min
An examination of Hillsong’s “What a Beautiful Name” that may catch you by surprise. How to Evaluate Songs for Worship - https://www.renewingworshipnc.org/2011/01/26/evaluatesongs/ Forgotten God by Francis Chan - https://amzn.to/2oWhVut The Holiness of…
013 - Seeker Sensitivity/Attractional Churches
Sep 3, 2018 • 46 min
A discussion of seeker sensitive churches, the purpose of the gathering known as the church, and Bradley getting thrown under the bus for even suggesting the topic. We’ll probably have to come back to this one a few more times. Recommended reading:…
012 - Jason Houtsma of Worship Artistry
Aug 27, 2018 • 58 min
Jason Houtsma of Worship Artistry came on the Doxology Podcast to talk about Worship Artistry as a great tool for preparing your worship team for rehearsals and Sunday mornings… and why music stands are awesome. Recommended reading: Hal Leonard Guitar…
011 - Les Lanphere on Spirit and Truth
Aug 20, 2018 • 58 min
Cody and Jon have a chat with Les Lanphere on the most important thing in the world - worship. Les is making an awesome documentary called Spirit and Truth, which will analyze the ordinary means of grace known as worship and emphasize the importance of…
Bonus Episode - Alexia Rodriguez
Aug 17, 2018 • 17 min
Cody sits down with Noseminster artist Alexia Rodriguez of Eyes Set to Kill in our first ever bonus episode and talks touring, taking care of your vocal cords, and goes all schoolgirl when he learns Alexia actually did take her Chick-del-A on tour.…
010 - The Singing Mission
Aug 12, 2018 • 42 min
In this week’s Westminster Effects Doxology Podcast, Bradley and Cody rehash Bradley’s recent sermon on Psalm 96 and the “singing mission” of God. Recommended reading: Knowing God by J.I. Packer - https://amzn.to/2KP24qd Evangelism and the Sovereignty of…
009 - Church Revitalization with Matt Henslee
Aug 5, 2018 • 64 min
New Mexico pastor Matt Henslee dropped in to talk church revitalization, shifting worship styles, and Wiley Drake. Recommended reading: The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss - https://amzn.to/2M4VEHR Beyond the Plateau: Hope and Help for the Small and…
008 - Worship Space Aesthetics
Jul 29, 2018 • 58 min
Is there such a thing as too much when it comes to production in a worship service? jacobjohnsontunes.com Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity by Mark Noll - https://amzn.to/2NWUGLo Praying: Finding Our Way Through Duty to…
007 - Hymns and Hops
Jul 23, 2018 • 42 min
We sat down with Jim and Tanner from Hymns and Hops for one of the the most fun episodes to date. facebook.com/hymnsandhops instagram.com/hymnsandhops Drinking With Calvin and Luther: The Reformational View of Beer and Wine by Jim West -…
006 - Liturgy with Anglican pastor Seth Cain
Jul 17, 2018 • 51 min
A look into a more structured form of worship services. Recommended reading: For the Life of the World by Alexander Schmemann - https://amzn.to/2zJyWAn You Are What You Love by James K.A. Smith - https://amzn.to/2Jsnw3u Heavenly Participation by Hans…
005 - NAMM Update with Lyman Guitars
Jul 9, 2018 • 11 min
We shared a booth with Lyman Guitars at Summer NAMM in Nashville, so Cody talked with Sophia about their experiences and future of their brands. No recommended reading or artist track this week. A nap was needed. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Become…
004 - Short term trips?
Jul 2, 2018 • 43 min
We went on various short term trips recently, and we discuss how God used each of those. Recommended reading: Scott Sauls - From Weakness to Strength: 8 Vulnerabilities That Can Bring Out the Best in Your Leadership - https://amzn.to/2MGBAIF Alexander…
003 - Reckless Love (Let’s get this out of the way)
Jun 25, 2018 • 50 min
“Reckless Love” has been an extremely popular and extremely divisive song. We have a look at why it’s caused so much strife in the worship world. Recommended reading: D.A. Carson - The Difficult Doctrine of the Love of God: https://amzn.to/2tp3P7y Tim…
002 - Sola Scriptura
Jun 18, 2018 • 41 min
Everything in the Christian life, including worship, must be informed by the Word (and words) of God. Recommended reading: John Piper - A Peculiar Glory: https://amzn.to/2MxQp14 Brian Onken - More Than His God Card: https://amzn.to/2t1Hywb Exploring the…
001 - Who are we and what are we doing?
Jun 11, 2018 • 17 min
A quick intro episode about who we are and what we’re trying to do. Cody forgets to include anything personal. Oops. Recommended reading: Desiring God by John Piper - https://amzn.to/2xMjodY Reading the Bible Supernaturally by John Piper -…