"There Is Power" Acoustic Cover Video Contest Rules

Contest rules:

  1. The WeAreWorship.com (US) "There Is Power" Acoustic Cover Video Contest begins October 1, 2014 at 7:00 PST and ends November 29, 2014 at 23:59 PST.
  2. No purchase is necessary to enter this contest.
  3. The content of the video must be an acoustic cover video posted to YouTube of the Lincoln Brewster song "There Is Power" (from the "Oxygen" album)
  4. Video may be entered in one of two categories:
    1. Individual Acoustic Cover
    2. Church or Ministry Acoustic Cover
  5. Video should be a maximum of 5 minutes in length.
  6. Entrants must be at least 18 years old, legal residents of the United States of America and residing in USA during the contest period. (For church/ministry entry: People on a worship team may be under 18 at time of entry, but person submitting for the team must be at least 18 years of age.)
  7. Only one video may be submitted per email address and you must be the owner of the video.
  8. WeAreWorship.com is only accepting submissions through YouTube via the official entry form at the WeAreWorship USA Facebook page and WeAreWorship.com website.
  9. Two winners will be announced (one in each of the two categories) on November 30, 2014.


Video Guidelines:

  1. Videos must contain an acoustic cover of the song "There Is Power" from the Lincoln Brewster "Oxygen" album. Instruments are limited to those of an acoustic nature, i.e piano, guitar, drums or percussive instruments that are not electrical, strings, horns, a cappella voice etc. Instruments and voice may be mic'd for purposes of recording.
  2. Electric pianos and keyboards are allowed. Please use acoustic sound settings on them. Avoid layering sounds and pads.
  3. Feel free to track sounds and use multiple camera angles. Overdubbing is allowed for maximum sound impact.
  4. EQ and compression is allowed.
  5. Individual entries are received from those whom are not submitting on behalf of a church or ministry. There may be more than one person in the video.
  6. Church or ministry entries are received from those whom are submitting on behalf of a church or ministry.


Winners and Prizes:

  1. Winners will be selected based on a weighted two part grading system:
    1. The number of votes received (25%) 
    2. The judging of the WeAreWorship.com staff on the creativity, style, and performance (75%)
  2. Voting will be allowed from October 1 - November 29, 2015.
  3. Two winners will be announced (one in each of the two categories) on November 30, 2014.
  4. An announcement that an entrant will be receiving a prize will be sent to the email address supplied on the potential prize winner's entry form.
  5. You are responsible for monitoring your email account for notification and receipt or other communications related to this contest. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached by WeAreWorship within 10 days using the email address provided at the time of entry, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize.
  6. Prizes are non-transferable, non-exchangeable to other products, and no cash substitution equivalent to prizes are permitted.
  7. Winners shall receive the prizes within 60 days of notification.
  8. Decisions of the judges are final and binding.


Waiver of Liability

  1. You are voluntarily agreeing to participate in the Contest and understand that by entering the Contest, you are waiving legal rights you may have against We Are Worship USA.
  2. By entering this contest you agree that your submission may be used in WeAreWorship.com future online and /or offline promotions without the need to notify the owner of the video and without the need for any term of compensation.
  3. By entering the Contest, you unconditionally release and forever discharge any persons, entities or affiliates related in any way to WeAreWorship from any and all actions, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, expenses, claims or demands resulting from participation in the Contest, use of the Website WeAreWorship.com.
  4. WeAreWorship USA reserves the rights to adjust, modify, terminate, or suspend the contest, its rule and guidelines and adjust prizes at any time without notifying.


Privacy Policy


Any personal information collected from video submissions will never be sold or rented by WeAreWorship.com. The information collected for this contest will only be used for purposes of the contest as well as to send the WeAreWorship.com Worship Resources e-newsletter to contestants.



If you are not clear on any of the above, please do not hesitate to contact us at songoftheweek@weareworship.com.



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