Tag Archives: Mark Altrogge

Mark Altrogge’s Songwriting School

For the last couple of months Sovereign Grace songwriter Mark Altrogge has been running a series of one hit, five minute songwriting tips. When someone as gifted and prolific as Mark starts laying it down you better sit up and … Continue reading

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How To Have An Explosive Children’s Ministry

 “This is an M-80, which is 1/8 of a stick of dynamite.  Once some friends threw one into a room I was in and when it blew up it was so loud I couldn’t hear afterward for a few seconds. … Continue reading

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Remember This

As I’ve said before Mark Altrogge is the Don Corleone of scripture memorisation songs. And today’s your lucky day ‘cos he’s giving away not one, but two! Two. So not three. First we have Isa 43:2 (When you pass through … Continue reading

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Can’t Get Enough Of That Altrogge Guy

The internet is going ice cold thick banana whips over my interview with Sovereign Grace songwriter Mark Altrogge over at The Beatles Songwriting Academy. Over there he’s talking about what worship songwriters can learn (and not learn) from Lennon & … Continue reading

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Special Guest Blogger – Mark Altrogge

Mark Altrogge is one of the greatest and most prolific worship songwriters alive today. Since writing songs like I Stand In Awe (You Are Beautiful, Beyond Description), I’m Forever Grateful, Faithful God and How High And How Wide in the … Continue reading

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Piper, Peterson, Altrogge, Beatles

If you’ve never heard John Piper address the subject of corporate worship then his second session at last year’s Sovereign Grace conference, entitled The Heart Of Worship,  would be a great place to start. Andrew Peterson‘s album The Resurrection Letters, … Continue reading

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You Got Noticed

Not only is Mark Altrogge a masterful & prolific songwriter, but he is also a genius at notices. Watch him big up the tech team, and destroy Bob Kauflin’s reputation in a single blow. (BTW – shout out to the … Continue reading

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Recommended Sovereign Grace Songs

My friend in Manchester Al Metcalfe asked for recommended Sovereign Grace songs… I really believe that there is no church group writing more high quality congregation songs around today. Last summer I spent hours playing through various worship CDs collecting … Continue reading

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That’s the way to do it!

For a relatively small network of churches Sovereign Grace sure know how to crank out high quality, congregationally friendly worship songs. Here’s the stats on how many new songs they’ve released year on year… 2008 – 332007 – 212006 – … Continue reading

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As long as you are glorified

Shall I love You in times of plentyThen leave You in days of drought… Are You good only when I prosperAnd true only when I’m filled… You are good when I’m poor and needyYou are true when I’m parched and … Continue reading

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