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July 26, 2016
OUR ACHILLES HEEL I’m a believer in thoughtful worship. I’m a believer in biblical worship. I’m a believer in worship that is... Read More
July 15, 2016
My daughter turned six recently, and one of the gifts my husband and I gave her was a Bible. As I inscribed it, I had a moment of doubt: “What... Read More
July 7, 2016
It’s a question everyone must ask. How do we see our life and our calling? When we find ourselves thinking about the things that fill our days... Read More
June 27, 2016
For the past five months, I’ve had the unique privilege of leading worship and preaching at Flatbush Reformed Church in Brooklyn, NY every week... Read More
June 14, 2016
“One thing have I asked of the Lord; one thing I seek: to behold the fair beauty of the Lord, and to seek him in his temple” —... Read More
June 6, 2016
A Compelling Pastoral and Discipleship Opportunity I am hearing a lot about ways to commemorate the Reformation, especially as we approach the... Read More
May 26, 2016
Let’s start at the very beginning…a very good place to start. What happens at the very beginning of your worship service? Is it a... Read More
May 18, 2016
Not long ago I found myself on a Sunday morning visiting a church where some friends of mine are the pastors—Jim and Steve the lead pastors,... Read More
May 11, 2016
My wife Evelyn and I worship at a congregation which very intentionally invites children, teens, and young adults to engage in worship together.... Read More
May 5, 2016
Last August, Zac Hicks posted on the Reformed Worship blog about a few metaphors related to mission and worship that have been meaningful to him. He... Read More
April 21, 2016
Learning What Tenderness and Hope in Response to Jesus Feels Like One the most tender moments in the entire Bible is Simeon's joy at the... Read More
April 11, 2016
CRASH. I rocked back on my heels awkwardly, hoisting a 6 foot long wooden rod parallel to the floor, while avoiding smashing into the dingy closet... Read More