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Reformed Worship: Resources for Planning and Leading Worship

Author: Worship Ministries of the Christian Reformed Church June 14, 2017

Reformed Worship is a quarterly periodical containing almost 50 pages of articles, litanies, seasonal resources, dramas, and ideas for incorporating the arts in worship. This June issue anticipates the 500th anniversary of the Reformation as an opportunity to reflect on Reformed worship practices. A Worship Series on the Five Solas of the Reformation, an article on singing the Psalms, on […]

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Young Children and Worship

Author: Sonja M. Stewart and Jerome W. Berryman May 20, 2017

Here is a resource for introducing very young children (3-7 years old) to worship! A review of the resource follows. For more information or to order go to http://www.pcusastore.com/AdvancedSearch/DefaultWFilter.aspx?SearchTerm=Young+Children+and+worship     REVIEW YOUNG CHILDREN AND WORSHIP, by Sonja M. Stewart and Jerome W. Berryman   Basic Information   Title of Resource: Young Children and Worship Authors: […]

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Touch the Water; Taste the Bread: Exploring the Sacraments with Children

Author: Flegal, Foster, Isbell, Ritchie, and Stickler May 20, 2017

 A Worship Education resource for leaders and teachers of children…   Title of Resource:   Touch the Water Taste the Bread: Exploring the Sacraments with Children Contributing Writers: Daphna L. Flegal, M. A. Charles R. Foster, Ed.D Susan M. Isbell, M.A. James H. Ritchie, Jr., Ed.D LeeDell B. Stickler, M.A.   Medium/Media of Resource:  Paperback Book […]

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Leading From the Table

Author: Paul Galbreath May 20, 2017

Here is a resource for adults and older youth who have an interest in deepening their understanding of how worship and daily life: Leading from the Table. A review follows. For more information or to order go to https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781566995702/Leading-from-the-Table# Faith Review of Leading from the Table I.Basic Information Title:  Leading from the Table Author:  Dr. Paul Galbreath.  […]

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The Worship Workshop: Creative Ways to Design Worship Together

Author: Marcia McFee May 20, 2017

Planning a retreat or workshop for worship planning? Here is a resource to help. The resource is reviewed below. For more information or to order go to Abingdon Press at  http://www.abingdonpress.com/product/9780687046348#.WSBYKevytdg Basic Information Title of the Resource: The Worship Workshop Creative Ways to Design Worship Together Author: Marcia McFee, according to the blurb on the […]

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Washed and Welcome: A Baptism Sourcebook

Author: Augsburg Fortress March 22, 2017

This sourcebook  provides all kinds of practical resources to help congregations prepare for, and celebrate, the gift of baptism—take-home pages for families who are preparing for baptism, explanations of logistics such as how much water to use, suggestions for baptizing children/adults with special needs, bulletin inserts, prayers, and baptism sermon ideas. Although the resource is produced by […]

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Kids and Prayer

Author: Rachel Hackenberg March 16, 2017

From the author of Writing to God, this DVD study resource guides children to a deeper understanding of the practice of prayer: what it is, why we do it, how we do it, and where we do it. The DVD segments are ten minutes long; the discussion guide offers suggestions for leading children to chat […]

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Reformed Worship–Resources for Planning and Leading Worship

Author: Joyce Borger, Editor January 18, 2017

This quarterly periodical published by Worship Ministries of the Christian Reformed Church provides liturgy, sermon notes, song suggestions, prayer station ideas, ideas for incorporating drama, dance, and art in worship, and a special section on technology and worship. The many tips and colorful photographs offered show how congregations around the country have interpreted or tried some […]

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Leading Into The World

Author: Paul Galbreath January 9, 2017

If we as Christians believe that worship is paradigmatic to the Christian life, then it matters a great deal what we say in worship. This book by Dr. Paul Galbreath looks at how worship can help us become better stewards of the earth. In the seven chapters, Galbreath provides a comprehensive discussion of various aspects […]

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