Rob Joy is the pastor of Grace Church of Columbiana, Ohio, a member of the National Association of Congregational Christian Churches.
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- A Coffeehouse Worship ServiceBy Rob Joy
A coffeehouse service is a wonderful opportunity to use your imagination in a setting where you have more freedom to present the gospel in creative ways, especially if your church tends to be more traditional.
For this service, use your fellowship hall or another casual space, rather than your sanctuary. Set up this space as you would for your coffee hour, complete with coffee, tea, and juice as well as snacks like doughnuts or other food appropriate to your theme.
Because the atmosphere is casual, the following rules apply: