God created man and man’s life was not given for mere existence’s sake. No, within man lies a purpose. “What is that purpose?” you might ask. Worship. Indeed, there is nothing in life important in life more important than worship. Furthermore, it is essential to develop ‘theology’ of worship, given…

For Christians, our calling is to worship God and to worship Him in Spirit and in Truth with our whole lives. Many equate worship as being a song. Worship is so much more than just a song but it very well can include a song. Music is a tool we…

Diversity in churches all across the United States and even throughout the world tend to lack ethnic, cultural, and multi-generational diversity. All throughout the Bible, Christ’s church is seen and described as consisting of many nations, tribes, languages worshipping together in Heaven. Whether in Daniel that says, “And to Him…

Reckless Love — Analysis

The popular song Reckless Love written in 2018 by Cory Asbury has greatly impacted the westernized world of worship music. It has vamped up a lot of popularity because of its unique yet controversial lyrics and familiar guitar licks. There’s a specific line in the chorus that speaks of God’s…

From Heaven Above to Earth I Come—

Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, also known as From Heaven Above to Earth I Come is one of Martin Luther’s most famous hymns. It was written strictly for Luther’s family celebration of Christmas Eve and was first printed by Joseph Klug’s…

This particular psalm is probably one of the most quoted and loved psalm’s in all of the Bible and all of history. The Psalm before Psalm 23 is known as the Psalm of the Cross. R.C Sproul says, “It is only after we have read, “My God, my God, why…

Theatre is a collaborative form of performing arts that uses live performers to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a live audience in a specific place, often a stage. Theater arts are something that isn’t used often in worship services. Depending on your congregation, integrating the…

Culture is an umbrella term that encompasses the social behavior and norms found in human societies, as well as the knowledge, beliefs, arts, laws, customs, and habits of the individuals in these groups. According to the lecture notes, culture is what we make of it. On the other hand, the…

The trinity is one of the greatest mysteries to mankind. This concept is one that some Christians never truly question or study. Most of us just kind of except the idea that God is three in one and tend to believe that it’s true without doing any reading or studying…

Developing future worship leaders in the church is a task that probably has many formulas. I would imagine that developing and training up a worship leader takes a lot of time but can be seen as blessing, once performed. I would imagine it would involve a lot of discipleship as…

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