Welcome

Thank you for visiting my website. Here you will find news and information about me and my ministry as well as blog posts to point you towards Jesus, books and songs as well as a calendar of events – where I hope to see you soon. If I am not in your area, please get in contact and we could arrange a visit?

I am passionate about making Jesus known and pointing people towards Him. All articles are free to access. All songs come with free chord charts and audio samples, however sheet music is available for purchase from the shop as well as professionally recorded CDs and books that I have written.

Thanks for visiting and I hope to see you again soon, either online or in person.

Together in Christ – Matt McChlery

Ministry

  • Celebrate King's Lynn 2018

    I had a good time today taking part in Celebrate King’s Lynn, a free festival for the community hosted and run by a wide variety of churches coming together from in and around King’s Lynn. There were plenty of stalls, exhibits, fun and games including free cakes free hot drinks and over 500 free hamburgers

  • stradivarius violin

    Ashmolean Museum Last week I took a day trip to Oxford with my family. Part of our time there was spent in the Ashmolean Museum. It is packed full of history (as you would expect) that ranged from Renaissance art, Chineese ceramics, Japanese samurai armour to giant statues of Juleus Cesar. One particular exhibit caught

  • prophetic

    A while ago, in my workplace someone brought in a flyer advertising a clairvoyant evening in a village near by. Conversation in the staff room soon turned to mediums and clairvoyants. I was amazed by how many people had visited one or received a ‘reading’ . They were all enthusiastic and being quite evangelical about

Songs

  • microphone

    This is an upbeat worship song that explored the theme of God’s omnipresence – being everywhere, all around us, all of the time. It is professionally recorded and appears on the Released 5 compilation album. Have a look below to hear how it goes, read the lyrics and access a free chord chart download. You

  • microphone

    This is my most-viewed song on this website. It is a song about humility, purity and truth that asks for God’s transforming power to continue to work in our lives. Have a look below to hear how it goes, read the lyrics and access a free chord chart download. You are welcome to use it in

  • microphone

    A beautiful and reflective song about how God is everywhere and involved in every part of our lives, drawing us to himself. He will work every situation for the good of those who love him. This song has also won an award by achieving ‘Finalist’ position in the UK Songwriters Contest. Have a look below

Leadership

  • sound different

    Are you afraid that your church will sound different to others? Are the songs you singing following global patterns or the heart-beat of God for your community? Here are some questions I’v been asking myself recently: Should all churches worship sound the same? Should the music I play and the songs I write sound the

  • silence in worship

    The March/April 2012 edition of Worship Leader magazine highlighted the often overlooked element of silence in our worship. This has been challenging for me as a worship leader in my local church as well as for me in my personal times with God. The Problem Today’s world is so noisy and jammed full of sound.

  • pile of sheet music

    Recently I spent half a day with a fellow worship leader going through all the church songs in our folders. It is helpful having a list of ‘go to’ songs when selecting which songs to play in church. However when that list gets way too long after a few years, it is helpful to go