Darnell's early beginnings were as a youth pastor and a worship pastor/leader from 1998 to 2007. Casey's shift to a recording artist began in 2008 with his independent album Words in Motion that released on May 11, 2008. His first studio project was the Casey Darnell EP in 2010, and his first studio LP was 2011's Coming Alive with North Point Music. The second studio album released in 2013 by North Point eponymously titled as Casey Darnell. The studio albums gained commercial charting successes via the Billboard charts.
Outside of writing and recording, Casey Darnell leads worship on a regular basis at North Point Community Church’s six Atlanta campuses. He also travels to other churches across the USA to lead worship services as well as various special events and student camps.
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Planning for Christmas-themed services is just 'round the corner and we want you to have the best Christmas songs and hymns in a variety of traditional, modern, and contemporary arrangements. With a variety of different resources to support your worship band, choir, or orchestra, these are some of the best worship songs for the Christmas season.
Christmas Day is a whirlwind of emotion. Nostalgia, the joy of family, the strain of loss, and the peace, hope, love, and joy in the birth of Jesus. Whatever Christmas means for you and your church this year, these worship songs for Christmas Day will draw you into the closeness of God who came to be with you. Find Advent and Christmas readings here.
Christmas Eve takes the hope, peace, love, and joy from the four weeks of advent and combines them in the anticipation of Christmas morning. Whether in quiet stillness and candlelight or with singing and dancing, these worship songs are handpicked for Christmas Eve. Find Advent and Christmas readings here.
Christmas is such a unique season for the church. For some reason, the world seems open to hearing the gospel through song. We sing many of the same songs over and over every year but always looking for something fresh. Here is a list of the most popular worship songs for Christmas right at this moment. Keep an eye on this list, because it gets updated every day, right up until Christmas!
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