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Treasures of IWS: Karen Lewis

Treasures of IWS: Karen Lewis

Karen Lewis and her family have been with IWS from the very first session, exercising a ministry of hospitality.

 
Treasures of IWS: Dan Sharp

Treasures of IWS: Dan Sharp

Reggie Kidd sees how God is changing the Church through IWS.

 
Treasures of IWS: Reggie Kidd

Treasures of IWS: Reggie Kidd

Reggie Kidd sees how God is changing the Church through IWS.

 
IWS Fund 2015 Kick-Off

IWS Fund 2015 Kick-Off

“Fund-raising is, first and foremost, a form of ministry. It is a way of announcing our vision and inviting other people into our mission….Fund-raising is proclaiming what we believe in such a way that we offer other people an opportunity to participate with us in our vision and mission.” —Henri […]

 
Anamnesis 33: Spring 2015 Edition

Anamnesis 33: Spring 2015 Edition

Anamnesis is the newsletter of the Robert Webber Institute for Worship Studies. Read the Spring 2015 Edition.

 
Carla Waterman Seminar Reflections

Carla Waterman Seminar Reflections

Seminar attendees took a journey through lament in the Psalms of the Sons of Korah and emerged encouraged and renewed by hope from Carla Waterman’s two-day seminar.

 
News from the IWS Community, Spr 2015

News from the IWS Community, Spr 2015

Rebecca Abbott, D.W.S., Pi 2010, reports, “I’m taking some of what I learned from IWS on the road in May and June. Joining the Party: Celebrating Two Thousand Years of Congregational Song will be a walk through church history with a representative song from each era, a dynamic lecture-concert with […]

 
IWS News Summary, Spr 2015

IWS News Summary, Spr 2015

IWS Accreditation Reaffirmation The Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) recently reaffirmed our accredited status. The accreditation evaluation team commended IWS for its “in-depth and thorough approach to the entire self-study process and its commitment to improve the Institution.” The team also commended IWS for its commitment to the mission, […]

 
Stories of Worship Renewal

Stories of Worship Renewal

We will never hear about much of the worship renewal taking place through the members of the IWS community around the world. But it is always encouraging and motivating when we do.

 
James Hart: Right Worship

James Hart: Right Worship

If you want the key to reading the entire biblical narrative, this is it—God calling his creation to right worship.

 
Jim Hart: Fullness of the Divine Life (A Holy Week Reflection)

Jim Hart: Fullness of the Divine Life (A Holy Week Reflection)

Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, Who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men. And being […]

 
Spring 2015 Technology Update

Spring 2015 Technology Update

I’m afraid my move from the Washington, D.C., back to North Florida disrupted my blog updates here. I’ll cover as best I the Fall and Winter time periods in this update. Much of the last few months has been spent internally migrating to a new server for the local office. […]

 
Will You Partner with Us in the 2015 Scholarship Fund Campaign?

Will You Partner with Us in the 2015 Scholarship Fund Campaign?

Our students, graduates and faculty are truly impacting worship renewal and education around the globe! I hope you will consider making a tax-deductible gift today to our Scholarship Fund.

 
Dan Sharp’s 2015 Lent Devotional Now Available

Dan Sharp’s 2015 Lent Devotional Now Available

I have prepared a daily devotional guide for use during the season of Lent. This year’s guide contains all new material, and references John Bunyan’s classic allegory The Pilgrim’s Progress. You can learn more about the book and purchase it at the website of the First Presbyterian Church of Orlando.

 
Ash Wednesday Devotion via St. Ephrem

Ash Wednesday Devotion via St. Ephrem

Today is Ash Wednesday, the start of the season of Lent. Lent is forty-seven days set aside for letting God renew us through self-denial and self-examination, casting off those habits and practices which lead to less than favorable results, and taking on those habits and practices that contribute to our spiritual, social and even physical vitality, restoration and renewal.