“I’m constantly amazed by the quality and commitment of the students I meet at the Robert E. Webber institute for Worship Studies during the on-site intensive sessions twice a year. Students from around the world unite to study worship renewal and encourage one another. Their dedication is apparent as they […]
“The academic study of Christian doxology? Sounds like a pretty dubious idea—likely to press all of the wildness, beauty, holiness and mystery right out of our worship. But I have to say: not so at IWS! The mix of heartfelt practice and intense study, all in the embrace of warm […]
The Spring 2016 Edition of the IWS Community Newsletter.
Worship leaders have the awesome privilege of inviting others to follow the star . . . to enter into the right worship of God and to be rightly aligned unto him.
Updates from IWS alumni around the world.
Photos from the January 2016 Session in our new home–HABC.
“The Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies is a very distinctive and highly regarded outstanding graduate institution that offers masters and doctorate degrees in worship studies, with students attending from countries throughout the world. The Institute’s academic, spiritual, and programmatic strengths have been well acclaimed and recognized by many […]
Remembering our founder, Bob Webber.
IWS has had a profound effect on the faith, life, and ministry of staff member and D.W.S. alumnus Sam Horowitz.
D.W.S. alum and Canby Bible College Instructor Jim Dodge was transformed here—and now others are being transformed.
D.W.S. student Cheryl Lindsay preaches on the results of being exposed to Jesus Christ at the DWS 704 class’s service of Healing and Communion in January 2016.
“And being in an agony he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat became like great drops of blood falling down upon the ground.” Luke 22:44, RSV Over the years, as I have read or listened to this passage in the account of Jesus praying in the Garden of Gethsemane, the […]
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Contemporary followers of Jesus often say that we long for richer experiences of Christian community, but we often struggle with the practices that build up and tear apart our common life. This seminar will explore 4 practices that are at the heart of community living and Christian worship and explore ways in which we can strengthen these practices for worship and community.