Participant

Zach Vandenberg

About Me: 

I am the pastor of First CRC of Bellflower in the heart of metro Los Angeles.

Interests: 

I love playing with my kids, playing guitar, watching baseball, and finding adventure in the mountains. It's a good life and I'm grateful for it.

  • the sermon series at our church tend to be as long as season of the church year we're looking at: fall series, advent, lent, summer, and few in between, so some are much longer series than others...

  • If you're looking for a satire of the opposite type of church service look no further than the Simpsons & Rev Lovejoy.

    I like this video a lot because it's effective satire and shows...

  • This article appears to be trying to ease tensions between people who advocate for different kinds of songs and styles. However, the author succeeds in ramping up the rhetoric by suggesting that...

  • [quote=jborger]Zach, you may be in a church that utilizes many resources but what about the churches that only has one hymnal from which they sing? Should they not be provided with the necessary...

  • I agree that having a core set of songs that Christians can share is an eminently valuable thing. I just think that change in media over the last 20 years means that this goal is not likely to be...

  • I find that our worship planners use a variety of congregational-singing & presentation music that comes from wherever they can find it - from harder rock to hillsong, gospel, hymns (new and...