New IN: Worship, New IN: Leading Worship

As Kizzy Thomas took the stage at Inspire 2017 and shared her art with us all, I was left wondering why we don’t use [spoken word poetry] more often. Do you incorporate spoken word poetry in worship at your church?

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Feel like you’re scrambling to put together each week’s youth group meeting? Are you overwhelmed by carrying the leadership responsibilities alone? This resource can help.

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IN: Worship, IN: Music

In an effort to encourage Psalm-singing, Church of the Servant invites congregational songwriters to submit a Psalm-based song to its 2017 COS New Psalm Contest.

August 2, 2017 104 1 0 comments

Bellevue Christian Reformed Church has an opening for a half-time Children's Ministries Coordinator. 

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This is the sixth sermon of a six message series written by Pastor Jack Van de Hoef based on the book Live by World Renew and Micah Challenge.

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I recently asked Scripture readers in my church to share their own versions of Psalm 150 (verses 3-5) based on their experience. Here are some of the ways they praised God. Will you add yours? 

August 1, 2017 155 1 0 comments

Rochester CRC (Rochester, NY) seeks a discerning, energetic, and compassionate senior pastor. 

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The free online webinar, Worship, Can I Be Included?, with Josh Friend is now available. 

July 31, 2017 72 2 0 comments

We all have different “comfort zones” when it comes to prayer. Use these prayer pointers to expand your comfort zone!

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There is grief in the closing of a church—for the parishioners and for the pastor. Allow space for grief, allow space for loss, and allow freedom to let the pastor move forward in serving God’s kingdom.

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Interim Pastor needed for a lively congregation in the beautiful Fraser Valley.

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As we held Dylan, we saw his face fully for the first time as he took his final breath. Our private drama has been repeated in hospitals around the world. So why has Charlie’s case caught the attention of the world?

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The King’s University became involved with Khadr’s case after his lawyer presented at a King’s conference. Students and professors became involved in initiatives such as prayer groups, correspondence, rallies, and tutoring.

July 28, 2017 213 0 2 comments

Grace and Peace Community (CRC) in the Hermosa/Humbolt Park/Belmont Cragin neighborhood of Chicago, IL is searching for a part time Children's Pastor.

July 27, 2017 37 0 2 comments

When one part of a community struggles, the entire community is incomplete. Our hope is that this workshop will help Christian citizens to work with their refugee neighbours for justice.

July 27, 2017 43 0 0 comments

World Renew invites you to join us in ending hunger by holding a special service in your church. Check out these Canadian Foodgrains Bank resources.

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At this year’s synod, a group of 35 women from churches and ministries in Canada and the U.S. gathered for dinner for our first Women in Leadership forum. I was surprised when we ran out of chairs! 

July 27, 2017 286 2 2 comments

We are seeking a church planter for the Scarborough/Pickering/Markham area. It is one of the most ethnically diverse and multicultural areas of the Greater Toronto Area. 

July 27, 2017 102 0 0 comments

Gratitude somehow builds up in us during the ordinary and good times of life so as to make us less likely to be defeated when the bottom falls out on us in this or that area of life. 

July 26, 2017 285 0 0 comments

Imagine approaching a church as a total stranger and asking permission to use the facility for a memorial service and luncheon, within the next 48 hours. Two weeks ago, I was the stranger. 

July 26, 2017 436 1 0 comments

This is the fifth sermon of a six message series written by Pastor Jack Van de Hoef based on the book Live by World Renew and Micah Challenge.

July 26, 2017 49 0 0 comments