Praise & Worship Songs Evaluation: What type of song is this?

Worship songs are not sung slow all the time, and Praise songs are not always fast to dance too. Sometimes there is a combination of both, praise and worship. Now let’s take a look:

What type of songs are these? Praise, Worship, or a Combination of both.

Today we will evaluate praise and worship songs, and dispel the myth that worship songs are slow, and praise songs are fast. Most praise songs today are in Congregational singing are directing the communion with others to encourage them. However that is not what we came to church to do, we are suppose to sing to the Lord – God or Jesus! That’s why many cannot tell worship songs from praise ones.

Below are a list of Christian songs. Take the time to listen and evaluate what type of song is it? The answers are provided as well. Praise songs are horizontal mainly directing encouragement and love to others, and worship songs are vertical mainly lifting up the name of God or Jesus. You can find some with both. praise and worship, symbolizing the cross.

What type of song is this?

  1. Waymaker by Michael W. Smith

2. Gold (feat. Katie Torwalt) by Jesus Culture

3. How I Praise (Glory Pt One) by Planetshakers

4. Empty Grave by Zach Williams

5. Never Lost by Elevation Worship

6. Until Grace by Tauren Wells & Rascal Flatts

7. Celebrate (He Lives) by Fred Hammond

8. Make Room by Jonathan McReynolds

9. Your Great Name by Todd Dulaney

10. You are Everything by Tye Tribbett

Answers to Songs

  1. Waymaker by Michael W. Smith

Worship Song. A song singing directly to the Waymaker, the Promise Keeper. Our God is He name.

2. God (feat. Katie Torwalt) by Jesus Culture

Praise Song. A song singing about what God can do for us. Talking as one voice with renewal!

3. How I Praise (Glory Pt One) by Planetshakers

Praise & Worship Song. A song singing directly to the Lord, but you are tell others how you give praise. Yes, our praise belong to Him.

4. Empty Grave by Zach Williams

Praise Song. A song singing about Jesus’ Empty Grave. Encourage others of His victory.

5. Never Lost by Elevation Worship

Worship Song. A song singing directly to God. You know that God can do all things but fail.

6. Until Grace by Tauren Wells & Rascal Flatts

Praise Song. A song singing about the gift of Grace through Jesus Christ.

7. Celebrate (He Lives) by Fred Hammond

Praise Song. A song singing about how Jesus lives. Let’s celebrate.

8. Make Room by Jonathan McReynolds

Worship Song. A song singing directly to God by you making a decision to let God control your life.

9. Your Great Name by Todd Dulaney

Praise & Worship Song. A song calling on the name of Jesus, but it just talks about Him mostly. Oh yes, you should call on the name of Jesus!

10. You are Everything by Tye Tribbett

Worship Song. A song directly talking to Jesus. You are everything. I love you Lord.

When the next time you go to church, remember the sign of the cross to help you to know and recognize praise and worship songs. I hope you enjoyed listening to these Christian contemporary songs. For more practice, come back anytime. I might even update this page from time to time. Practice listening is key to learning about the praise and worship songs. My Brother and Sister in Christ, getting understanding about what you heard will build your faith.

In the meantime, practice giving your own praise. Glory Hallelujah!


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