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Lost Keys and Lost Illusions
An excerpt from 'Liturgy of the Ordinary,' CT's 2018 Beautiful Orthodoxy Book of the Year.
Lost Keys and Lost Illusions. An excerpt from 'Liturgy of the Ordinary,' CT's 2018 Beautiful Orthodoxy Book of the Year. Taken from Liturgy of the Ordinary by Tish Harrison Warren.
Christianity Today’s 2018 Book of the Year
The release that best embodies our pursuit of Beautiful Orthodoxy.
December 13, 2017. Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life. “Liturgy of the Ordinary is simple without being reductionistic. It is beautiful without being excessive.
In the Gorgeous 'Your Name,' Love Is a Liturgy
Makoto Shinkai’s body-swap anime shows how habit and happenstance refine desire.
In the Gorgeous 'Your Name,' Love Is a Liturgy. Makoto Shinkai's body-swap anime shows how habit and happenstance refine desire. Luke T. Harrington
Give Us This Day Our Daily ChoresSubscriber Access Only
Why even our smallest routines are the stuff of worship.
Jamie A. Hughes| November 23, 2016. Image: Jonathan Bartlett. Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life Our labor. They were liturgy.
Christianity Today’s 2018 Book Awards
Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.
Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life. Liturgy of the Ordinary is a gracious, gospel-oriented, fantastically un-preachy invitation to be a more integrated believer.
Hank Hanegraaff's Switch to Eastern Orthodoxy, Why People Make Such Changes, and Four Ways Evangelicals Might Respond
Let's follow Jesus, keep sharing the simple gospel, focus on the Bible, and think like missionaries in order to translate that truth to our modern context.
These theologically-interested believers often grow weary of two things: a lack of liturgy that ties us to our past and, for some (particularly those prone toward Orthodoxy and Catholicism
The Clergy Behind Science as We Know ItSubscriber Access Only
Enlightenment-era pastors didn’t oppose modern science. They helped advance it.
Rather, they were maligned as “hot” for wanting to loosely follow what they considered the rigidity of the Church of England's liturgy out of the desire to lead worship extemporaneously.
How to Transform Ministry Disappointment into Hope
What you are doing matters, even when fruit appears to be scarce.
In spite of putting in your best effort to craft worship services that artfully draw people into the presence of God, the varied criticisms still come: the liturgy is too formal and too informal
The Trap of Tradition
Don't substitute the things we know for the things of God.
Many denominations would say their liturgy is Tradition. And, that's not what I am talking about. I understand liturgy and I understand why it is a valued big “T” tradition.
Evangelical Distinctives in the 21st Century
The first in a series on the meaning and place of a historic movement.
For liturgical churches, the liturgy itself has a kind of teaching authority; it is shaped not in attempts to be relevant but in what they believe God has revealed to be true worship.
Why I Continue to Call God ‘Father’
I’m sympathetic to the arguments for female pronouns. But the linguistic alternatives leave behind a profound truth.
I'm sympathetic to the arguments for female pronouns. But the linguistic alternatives leave behind a profound truth.
Kids Want What We Teach Them to Want
Habit proves to be powerful liturgy.
Opinion | Family. Kids Want What We Teach Them to Want. Habit proves to be powerful liturgy. Jen willingly. Everyone is a worshiper, and every habit is a liturgy.
Reconciling Witness And Worship: Six Ways To Begin
Imagine a church that considers its’ surrounding ‘neighbors’ and the future majority of our country in developing practices of worship.
communities, and we pray for ourselves. Imagine liturgy that focuses outward to engaging our communities and world with Jesus. What might change about the
Suffering in Cyberspace
The unique process of learning to suffer well online.
Cyberspace accelerates the amount, speed, and interactivity of information. But personal contact—body language, environment, conviviality, liturgy—is too often left behind.
Because God Is: A Tribute to Robert W. Jenson (1930-2017)
Over 5 years of weekly dinners, ‘America’s Theologian’ became a mentor and a dear friend.
But he was never a “Barthian.” He was persistently too Lutheran, too shaped by the liturgy and structures of the ancient church, and too concerned with culture to go all the way with
Tom Nelson: Liturgy That Affirms Work
What does Sunday liturgy look like when it celebrates vocation?
Tom Nelson: Liturgy That Affirms Work. What does Sunday liturgy look like when it celebrates vocation? 0; tweet; link. share; share; share. expand: email; print; embed.
Are We Missing the Point of Spiritual Disciplines?
The goal isn't merely getting closer to God, but making a difference in everyday life.
In one sense, this book can be seen as part of a trend—think of Tish Harrison Warren's Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life, Trillia Newbell's Enjoy: Finding the
Ministry in the Present Tense
Unshackle yourself from the tyranny of the past and future.
At first the three just stood huddled together in fear and silence. At a loss for words of his own, Lischer turned to the familiar script of the liturgy. “The Lord be with you,” he said.
The Gospel of Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook and others have started to imitate, but can’t replace, church community.
They have their own “liturgy”—a workout of the day followed by boxes around the country; “saints” in the many of the workouts named after individuals who lost their life in the military
Tom Nelson: Liturgy That Affirms Work
What does Sunday liturgy look like when it celebrates vocation?
Tom Nelson: Liturgy That Affirms Work. What does Sunday liturgy look like when it celebrates vocation? 0; tweet; link. share; share; share. expand: email; print; embed.
Playlist: The Best New Christmas Music
Playlist: The Best New Christmas Music
Be of good cheer: We are in a moment of theologically rich, artistically wonderful recordings.
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