Whoever chooses the people’s song for their congregation is not only a hymnal editor but also is a primary shaper of the way their congregation understands and expresses faith
We prepare our songs every week, but our prayers are often not given the same treatment. Here are some thoughts on impromptu prayers.
If we do not see, hear, or experience God’s worth in some way, there will be no genuine reaction; therefore, there will be no genuine worship.
Our songs shape the faith of our congregations. Here we see how early generations of the Church actively worked with this reality.
Does your worship suffer from memory loss? Ensure your worship is filled with the remembrance of God’s saving deeds throughout history.
For twenty centuries, the Psalms have been a goldmine for Christian worship. The example of Isaac Watts encourages us, as worship leaders and songwriters, to delve into these divinely inspired riches.