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Engaging Culture Theologically Through Music

Music has become an “aural lubricant” that accompanies us wherever we are and whatever we are doing. Consequently, we take music for granted and forget to value stillness. However, Western... read more >

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Liturgical Arts Education for the African American Church

The African American Lectionary project, a resource site for worship materials that span most African American Christian traditions, offers a page of teaching videos designed to help liturgists, worship leaders,... read more >

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Thanksgiving Sermon Ideas and Tips for Worship Planning

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Knowing that many of our visitors are in the midst of Thanksgiving worship planning, we searched our affiliate group sites for great resources and articles for worship and sermon topics. We hope these links to resources will stimulate your own creative thinking and generate fresh Thanksgiving worship ideas this season.

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Conflict and the Healing Power of Music

This article looks at the way the Presbyterian Church in Ireland is using music and worship to help bridge the divide between Protestants and Catholics in Northern Ireland and heal... read more >

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Passion Week Worship

The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship provides resources for Maundy Thursday and Good Friday services, with extensive sermon and music suggestions and notes, available on the Calvin Institute website. ... read more >

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Resources for Worship Teams

The article, Designing Worship Together: Advice That Really Works, published by the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship, offers suggestions for worship teams working in the Reformed tradition and has extensive... read more >

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Congregational Singing

Using Psalm 96 and Colossians, this study identifies praise, confession, lament, thankfulness, and the singing of creedal beliefs as the five types of song used in biblical worship. Discussion and... read more >

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Worship Ideas for Celebrating the Lord’s Supper

The celebration of the Lord’s Supper has multiple layers of meaning. Reflection on those meanings leads to the recognition that this sacrament ought not to be held in a somber... read more >

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Tradition puts spotlight on gift of music

Appreciation for music’s vital role in ministry is the impetus behind Choir Anniversary, a tradition in many black churches. The African American Lectionary provides resources for congregations planning the celebration.

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Singing as a Christian Practice

There is something about human beings that needs to make music. Much is shared in the act of singing that goes beyond the words and melody alone. What and how... read more >

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Sermon Inspiration for Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

A Calm Heart in Troubled Waters "The Lord is our refuge and help in times of trouble (Psalm 9:9-20). With God, the...

Tips on Thriving with Musical Staff

One thing is certain: church music ministry is a minefield these days. We are a visible presence, and it seems that...

Significance of Storytelling

“We Survive by Telling Stories” by Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros Generational storytelling is a history book. It...

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