Church can happen anywhere

By Rethink Church
Church doesn't just happen when we're sitting in the pew. Church happens when we reach out to those who are hungry, sick or forgotten. When we stand together for justice and… read more

Multi-campus churches: One Millennial’s disconnect

By Logan Robertson
In America, we like things to get big quick. American Christians are no different. We want to see "billions served." The multi-campus church is an expression of this desire. As a… read more

Singing the Trinity: A new approach to Trinity Sunday

By Cameron Merrill
The harried pace of the church year rips us from Advent through Easter, barely pausing long enough for us to catch our breath before Pentecost brings a new wind in the … read more

3 ways to mess up worship

By Rebekah Simon-Peter
My husband is Latino. Whenever we go out to eat, he wants to eat Mexican food. Yes, we’ve got great WyoMex food in our part of the country. And I like Mexican, too. But… read more

Worship for Kids: July 5, 2015

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Today's texts deal with strength. Children are very interested in acquiring strength and in measuring their strength against that of others. Although… read more

Worship Connection: July 5, 2015

By Nancy C. Townley
COLOR: GreenSCRIPTURE READINGS: 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10; Psalm 48; 2 Corinthians 12:2-10; Mark 6:1-13 CALLS TO WORSHIP Call to Worship #1 L: God’s greatness is wondrous to… read more

Worship Elements: July 5, 2015

By Ministry Matters
COLOR: GreenSCRIPTURE READINGS: 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10; Psalm 48; 2 Corinthians 12:2-10; Mark 6:1-13 Call to Worship L: We erect high altars and raise high steeples, but… read more

Is it heresy for Baptists to baptize a baby? One pastor’s example sets off a debate

By Heidi Hall / Religion News Service
(RNS) The sprinkling-style baptism of a Dayton, Ohio, infant — a scene heartwarming and commonplace for Catholics and mainline Protestants — is touching off… read more

What ‘I love you’ sounds like

By Matt Rawle
“And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared… read more

Worship for Kids: June 28, 2015

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Old Testament: 2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27. David's grief for Saul and Jonathan provides adults a counterpoint to the Gospel story about healing and… read more

Worship Elements: June 28, 2015

By Mary Petrina Boyd
Fifth Sunday after Pentecost COLOR: GreenSCRIPTURE READINGS: 2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27; Psalm 130; 2 Corinthians 8:7-15; Mark 5:21-43 THEME IDEAS Today’s texts address the reality … read more

Are we having communion today?

By Kenneth Loyer
The following is an adapted excerpt from Holy Communion: Celebrating God with Us by Kenneth M. Loyer (Abingdon Press). When the hour came, [Jesus] took his place at the table… read more
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