‘Mighty to Save’ and other worship songs that annoy me

Sorry if I sound grumpy today. It might be my age. I am not usually a huge fan of contemporary worship songs. I don’t like extended chorus singing. This is the stuff of nightmares for me. I can pull off a few tunes with everyone else but then my mind wanders.¬†Sometimes I sit down on…

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Innovative worship shift

“The edges and images of congregational vitality continually shifted over the last half of the twentieth century“. David A. Roozen. From¬†“A Decade of Change in American Congregations 2000-2010” [PDF] which claims to be the largest national survey of congregations ever conducted in the U.S. HT: Faith Communities Today, TJ

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Special needs children in church

If Elevation Church can't handle a special needs child in their distraction-free seeker sensitve service, then how the heck will they put up with my Pentecostal friends from Brazil??? Now that's some yellin' and whoopin'. I tell ya! I dont mean to make light of the situation. Its an emotional issue on the blogs right…

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Curating Worship

A passage I read this morning from One Year Bible Blog was from Joshua: "And Joshua set up at Gilgal the twelve stones they had taken out of the Jordan." We might say that Joshua 'curated' the stones, or set them up in a way that they would tell their story to those who saw…

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