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The Disciplines of Lent: On Fasting

The second of the three great Lenten practices is fasting. A few weeks ago IWS Director of Outreach Maureen Roe wrote an article that called us to the Lenten discipline of increased prayer, prayer that forms us into Christlikeness and increases our own compassion for the corporal and spiritual needs of those we encounter. This...
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The Disciplines of Lent: On Prayer

Life is complicated and sometimes we need simple directions — even when it comes to prayer. When asked how to improve one’s prayer time, Thomas Merton is said to have responded, “Take the time. Simply take the time to pray regularly, and you will become more prayerful.” I appreciate how direct and simply put Merton’s...
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January 2024 Intensive Week Session Worship Service Livestream & Media Archive

All main worship services are available to watch LIVE on the IWS YouTube Channel during the January 2024 Intensive Week Session and are available for immediate replay in the 2024 Intensive Week Playlist. Below is the schedule of events for the main IWS worship services from January 3, 2024 – January 10, 2024: IWS Presidential...
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New Resources Added to the IWS Library

Hello students! The library has added thirteen new eBooks for you to access just in time for the January 2024 session! Click on the links below for each eBook to view more information and to start reading. New resources available: We Become What We Worship: A Biblical Theology of Idolatry by G. K. Beale Sacred...
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Forever Amen: A Story in Worship

I love worship. Sometimes I get caught in the repetitive grind of training leaders and playing the same songs over and over again, but most days worship puts a smile on my face. Above all, I love how worship tells a story and invites me into something bigger than myself, invites me to Christ.   There...
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IWS Partners with Faithlife Corporation and Logos

The Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies is pleased to announce a partnership with Faithlife Corporation and its well-known Bible software, Logos.  Through their innovative “Textbook Inclusive” program all IWS students will now access all required textbooks in electronic format.  Some courses may require supplemental texts that the student will purchase apart from the...
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