Tips for Engaging Children in Worship includes 40 ideas for parents and the church to engage and help children participate in worship. This resource can be used as a discussion starter for parenting classes, a tool for church staff discussions, bulletin insert or handout for parents. Continue Reading »
A list of all songs and hymns that were a part of the worship at the Midwinter Conference held in San Diego, California February 4 – 8, 2013. You can also find more of the Midwinter worship team and Covenant songwriters music on compilation of demo recordings and live tracks entitled Louder Than Words. Download and listen to the Louder Than Words album or individual tracks within Worship Arts. Continue Reading »
Housing the Sacred reflects veteran Covenant pastor Glen Wiberg’s high understanding of the sermon and liturgy – the space created by language for the sacred, where people are transformed as they encounter God. Challenging pastors to approach the task of preaching with respect and humility, Wiberg offers insights into the creative and intellectual process of developing a sermon, including the various steps along with a sample of his own work. Continue Reading »
This book by Arthur A.R. Nelson is an invaluable resource for pastors as they minister to individuals in times of pain and grief, and in times of significance and celebration. This small volume is designed to be carried during visitation to hospital and home, and includes prayers for a multitude of unique pastoral situations, Scripture passages, and selected services from The Covenant Book of Worship.
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The Revised Common Lectionary is a listing of readings from the Bible for use in worship which allows us to follow the liturgical year with its pattern of observances of festivals and seasons.
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