Worship leader and songwriter from Durham, NC. I lead worship at Newhope Church at the Garner, NC campus. You can check out my original music at Brian Wahl Music

Excellence In Worship

Sing to Him a new song. Play skillfully and shout for joy. – Psalm 33:3. As worship leaders and musicians, we are instructed to do everything we do with excellence and skill. The question we should as ourselves at the end of a weekend service is this: did I do my absolute best? If not, then…

Porter Pickups Showcase

In this video, Bradford shows off 5 different sets of Porter Pickups: In order of appearance, they are: Shelton Electric Instruments TimeFlite GTX – Porter Domino (Wide Range HB) bridge and Vintage Jazzmaster neck Reverend Charger 290 LE – Porter Classic P90 bridge and Smooth P90 neck MJT VTL (Thinline Tele) – Porter Vintage Tele set…

Unstoppable God – Elevation Worship – Resources

Unstoppable God is a great upbeat song by Elevation Worship from the Wake Up The Wonder album. I really like the lyrics in this one, and the half-time groove in the chorus is a lot of fun. We use this one as an opener or anywhere we want a high energy song. Includes acoustic song video with chords, tutorial video for acoustic guitar, diagrams, strumming patterns, and more.


I get lots of questions about what camera(s) I use for videos, so I thought it would be cool to walk through the history of every camera I’ve ever used as well as what I use now and plan to in the future. My current cameras My current cameras (as of the filming of this…

A typical service order at my church

In this video I break down what our service order typically is like at Newhope Church where I lead worship. It’s not always like this (often we will move things like the welcome/announcements, offering, etc around), but this is an order that we will use quite often. I used an actual service where I led worship (from May 22, 2016) as the template for this video. The video is a bit long (20 mins), but I go into a bit of detail explaining the reasoning behind the choices we make.