Why Do Christians Worship?

By Randall Hardman, J.D. Walt
A few years ago I got the chance to interview J.D. Walt, now the current head of SeedBed.com. Previously, Walt held the position at Asbury Theological Seminary as the Dean of… read more

The Fellowship of the Holy Spirit

By Shane Raynor
Remember the three backwoodsmen from the 1980's TV show Newhart? These guys were brothers, and whenever they'd enter a scene, one would announce, "Hi, I'm Larry; this is my… read more

Worship for Kids: December 8, 2013

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Old Testament: Isaiah 11:1-10. Because they are so dependent on their leaders, children are very appreciative of those who are fair. A teacher who… read more

Worship Connection: December 8, 2013

By Nancy C. Townley
Second Sunday of Advent COLOR: Blue or PurpleSCRIPTURE READINGS: Isaiah 11:1-10; Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19; Romans 15:4-13; Matthew 3:1-12 CALLS TO WORSHIP Call to Worship #1: L: The… read more

Worship Elements: December 8, 2013

By Joanne Carlson Brown
Second Sunday of Advent COLOR: Blue or PurpleSCRIPTURE READINGS: Isaiah 11:1-10; Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19; Romans 15:4-13; Matthew 3:1-12 THEME IDEAS Prophecy, promises, and… read more

Worship for Kids: December 1, 2013

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Old Testament: Isaiah 2:1-5. On television and in newspaper photographs, children see the gruesome results and reality of wars and struggles between… read more

Worship Elements: December 1, 2013

By Laura Jaquith Bartlett
First Sunday of Advent COLOR: Blue or PurpleSCRIPTURE READINGS: Isaiah 2:1-5; Psalm 122; Romans 13:11-14; Matthew 24:36-44 THEME IDEAS It is with great irony that on the very week … read more

A View from Above

By Mike Childress
Isaiah 2:1-5 This time of year is a real mixed bag. Advent and Christmas can be very difficult for some people. Depression and suicide increase more than any other time of year… read more

Sudafed Christianity

By Shane Raynor
A couple of years ago, I was dealing with a nasty cold, so I headed to my friendly neighborhood Walgreens for some Sudafed. This had been my over-the-counter decongestant of… read more

Feasting on the Word Worship Companion

By Kimberly Bracken Long
Based on the Revised Common Lectionary (RCL), Feasting on the Word Worship Companion: Liturgies for Year A, Volume 1 provides liturgical pieces needed in preparing for worship… read more

Communion of Saints

By Katie Shockley
What Is the Communion of Saints? When we gather in worship, we praise God with believers we cannot see. When we celebrate Holy Communion, we feast with past, present, and future… read more

Worship Connection: November 24, 2013

By Nancy C. Townley
Christ the King Sunday COLOR: White or GoldSCRIPTURE READINGS: Jeremiah 23:1-6; Luke 1:68-79; Colossians 1:11-20; Luke 23:33-43 CALLS TO WORSHIP Call to Worship #1: L: Great is… read more
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