DFW Music News

Inside the Massive Musical Operation of Fellowship Church

Dallas is home to one of the richest religious music scenes in the country. Over the summer, we'll be attending services, both big and small, of many denominations, as well talking to musicians, directors and pastors.

Inside and outside, Downtown Dallas' Fellowship Church campus is very modern. It has almost no religious imagery, looking more like a concert venue than a typical church. The Beach Boys were playing over the PA in the lobby. The stage was decorated for the current theme of the sermons, "Riding Giants," with surfboards and a lifeguard stand on the stage and colorful images of waves and beaches on the big screens.

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Mac McCann is a writer from Dallas. His work, covering a variety of topics, has been published in more than a dozen publications around the country, including The Dallas Morning News, The Chicago Tribune, Newsday, Houston Chronicle, The Seattle Times, The Charlotte Observer, The Austin American-Statesman, Complex, Reason, Austin Chronicle, Hawaii Tribune-Herald, OC Weekly, Phoenix New Times and more.
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