UTMM: 2023 intake
We are glad to present to you the 2nd Cohort of UNDERSTANDING THE MUSIC MINISTRY (UTMM). UTMM is a short course for Music ministers, Gospel Artistes, Singers, Choristers, Musicians, Music Executives and for all those who are actively involved in/with the Music ministry. Pastors and Church Leaders are also welcome to take this Course. The pilot programme was held in November 2022 successfully, with participants from 9 Countries. Next stream will hold in March/April 2023. Starting March 25th.
This training is scheduled to run through 4 Weekends (Saturdays Only); and embodies a broad spectrum of spiritual and tacit knowledge about the music ministry that is highly relevant to any group of Christians. The training holds virtually. A detailed list of the Course Content is given below on this page.
“COHORT 2 REGISTRATION ENDED!”
Please fill in your details to join the waiting list for the next cohort. Further details will be communicated to you ahead of time. Thank you!
This Course will cover the following areas and more:
1. MUSIC MINISTRY
a. Myths & misconceptions about the Music ministry.
b. The Music ministry in the Old Testament.
c. The Music ministry in the New Testament.
d. Two key aspects of the Music ministry.
e. Defining your Calling
2. PRAISE AND WORSHIP (1 & 2)
a. The different kinds of songs for Church music.
b. Defining Praise & Worship
c. Unacceptable Praise and Worship Songs.
d. Myths & misconceptions about Praise & Worship.
3. MINISTRY AND INDUSTRY
a. The history & evolution of Christian Music.
b. Clarifying the Music ministry and industry.
c. Music and entertainment: Where do we draw the line?
d. Secrets to making global impact though your music.
4. FINANCING THE MUSIC MINISTRY
a. Personal financing & Ministry financing
b. How God provides for His servants.
c. How to fund projects
5. RAISING A STRONG MUSIC TEAM
a. Recruiting members.
b. Raising the right people.
c. Avoiding/Dealing with common challenges.
d. Conflict resolution,
and much more...
“It is our hope that through the knowledge gathered in this Course you will experience real transformation and impact, with distinguishing results, in your Church and Music ministry in Christ Jesus name.” - David Nkennor
— UTMM (2022)
Course fee: NOW N17,500 | $40
Kindly pay only if you wish to join the current cohort. You will be contacted. Thank you!
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Here are some frequently asked questions, and quick responses:
Is this Course virtual, physical or both?
ANS: UTMM is purely virtual, so you can attend from the comfort of your home.
I'm not a Music minister, but I lead Music ministers. Can I apply?
What days do the classes hold, time and duration?
ANS: Saturdays Only. 5pm-7pm GMT+1 (This works mostly for all participants from different time zones)
What's the duration of the Course?
ANS: 4 weekends, apart from the Introductory Class and Graduation event.
What does this Course entail?
ANS: Asides the Teaching sessions, you will be required to do weekly assignments and quizzes, engage with other participants, and complete some reading tasks.
I am not Nigerian. Can I also apply?
ANS: If you can read this, then YES you can apply.
How about Scholarships?
ANS: Scholarship opportunities are available to younger ministers who may be unable to afford the training at this time. Kindly fill the registration form and you will be contacted if you qualify.
We are applying as a group. Can we get a discount?
ANS: Group discounts apply from 5 persons and above.
Will a Certificate be issued after the Course?
ANS: Everyone who completes the requirements for this program will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion.
If you have a question that isn't recorded here, kindly forward to email@example.com and we'll be glad to be of assistance. Or call: 08060100762 for help. Thank you!