A guitar case leaning against a concrete wall covered with graffiti

Worshipping in the broken? Here’s how.

Music plays a big role in the church service.  Familiar hymns and songs can help us connect to God.  Soft background music welcomes us in the building, or covers the throat clearing during communion, but I wonder what we see when we look at the musicians? Do we just see some folks playing instruments together? …Read more Worshipping in the broken? Here’s how.

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Liturgy as a rope to cling to

For some charismatic Christians, the mere mention of "liturgy" could make them feel faint in the head and want to sit down with a glass of water.  Liturgy.  The anti-thesis of spirit-led worship and freedom.  Liturgy.  Dusty.  Dry.  Old fashioned.  Dead. Sister Monica Joan is a character from the popular TV show "Call the midwife",…Read more Liturgy as a rope to cling to