In worship God is speaking and acting, bringing to me the benefits of redemption.
The primary work of the church is worship.
Many of our contemporary popular songs participate in the narcissism of our culture.
Grace and peace to you! Almost two weeks ago we finished the 36th on-campus session of the Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies. This week I will be heading to the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship’s 2017 Symposium and will meet up with alumni, students, faculty and IWS GROW […]
Dr. Eric Ohlmann, Academic Dean, is stepping down. Dr. Darrell Harris, formerly Dean of the Chapel, is being promoted to a new position. Mrs. Carol Shutters, Director of Advancement, has stepped down.
Worship is not done to us or for us, but by us.
Chaplain Darrell Harris, working with Associate Chaplain Nancy Nethercott (D.W.S., ’06) and Guest Chaplain Dan Wilt, presented “Living the Language of Worship” in the January 2017 morning chapels. The series examined the six “untranslated” words of biblical worship: Hallelujah, Abba, Hosanna, Selah, Maranatha, and Amen. Each day’s talk (and scripture […]
The early disciples underwent a radical reorientation of their allegiances, their occupations, their entire lives.
In the concluding chapel service of the January 2017 on-campus intensive session, Chaplain Darrell Harris comments on the word “Amen.”
Associate Chaplain and G.R.O.W. Center Co-Director Nancy Nethercott explores the the already-but-not-yet which the word “Maranatha” inhabits with wisdom from the mission field and persecuted church.
Chaplain Darrell Harris invites us to make room for “Selah” not only in our worship, but in our lives.
True spirituality longs for, seeks for, and wills abandonment of self.
In our 3rd day of morning chapel, Guest Chaplain Dan Wilt explores the loaded word of praise “Hosanna.” And what does “Hosanna” have to do with flipping tables, anyway?
The IWS Bibliography has been updated for the January 2017 on-campus intensive, thanks to the hard work of IWS Bibliographer Dr. Mark Torgerson. All recent additions to the bibliography are identified just after the table of contents. The titles mentioned there will also be integrated into the bibliography under the […]
Chaplain Darrell Harris explores the intimacy and complexity of the relationship offered in the biblical word “Abba.”