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The Blessings from Doing Things Right

There’s so much more to CCLI than just copyright licences.

Elena was born to be a worship leader. Now she’s discovering just how much CCLI has to offer.

She has loved worship music and being part of church choirs and worship teams for as long as she can remember. She has worked hard to hone her guitar, vocal, keyboard, leadership and team-building skills so she’s equipped to excel in the role she’s always wanted: becoming the worship leader at Covenant Community Church.

Along the way, Elena became aware of CCLI and all they offer worship leaders like her. It began when Elena read a mailer from CCLI that talked about the common activities in church music ministries that could potentially infringe copyright law. There was even a church in the U.S. back in the mid-1980s that was sued for over $3 million for illegally photocopying church music. But CCLI’s Church Copyright Licence covers many of those activities—like projecting lyrics onto a big screen, printing service sheets, making custom arrangements for the musicians and vocalists, and recording the worship service.

Along the way, Elena became aware of CCLI and all they offer worship leaders like her. It began when Elena read a mailer from CCLI that talked about the common activities in church music ministries that could potentially infringe copyright law.

By adding the Church Video Licence and PRS for Music Church Licence, both available from CCLI, the church is now using film scenes to help deliver impactful sermons and hosting big screen movie nights as part of their outreach.

That takes care of the licensing and permissions side. But as Elena discovered, there’s much more to CCLI.

Several times a week, Elena will access SongSelect, the subscription service available to churches that have a Church Copyright Licence. SongSelect provides lyric downloads and transposable chord sheets, lead sheets and vocal sheets for thousands of the top worship songs in CCLI’s database. There are many ways to access SongSelect, and Elena uses all of them—directly into the website through her desktop computer in the church office and also seamlessly through the API connection from her worship planning software. When Elena’s out-and-about, she also has access to all of SongSelect’s features through her phone or iPad. She can even start planning next week’s worship set from a sunny spot in the nearby park. Everything’s right there at her fingertips.

From CCLI’s email-newsletters, Elena has discovered her new-favourite worship resource on the web: WorshipFuel. She loves the blogs and articles from the top worship publications and blogs, along with CCLI’s own staff writers and interviews with the likes of Tim Hughes, Stuart Townend and Noel Robinson. There are also great new song videos and plenty of instructional videos for her and her team.

And at a recent worship conference, Elena attended a fascinating workshop hosted by CCLI, examining and discussing the various worship trends based on an historical look at CCLI’s lists of top worship songs through the years.

As she reflects on all the things that CCLI provides, Elena marvels at how many good things can come from just deciding to do things right.

 

 

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