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Vendor: David C. Cook
Publication Date: 2013
What if the way we worship isn't just an expression of our faith, but is what shapes our faith?
The Church has believed this about the way we worship and pray together for centuries: The way we worship becomes the way we believe. But if this is true, its time to take a closer look at what we say and sing and do each week. Drawing from his own discovery of ancient worship practices, Glenn Packiam helps us understand why the Church made creedal proclamations and Psalm-praying a regular part of their worship. He shares about why the Eucharist was the climactic point of their corporate "re-telling of the salvation story."
When our worship becomes a rich feast, our faith is nourished and no longer anemic. The more our worship speaks of Christ, the more we enter into the mystery of faith.
Glenn Packiam is the lead pastor of new life DOWNTOWN, an extension of New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He is the author of LUCKY, Secondhand Jesus, and Butterfly in Brazil. As a worship leader and artist with Integrity Music, Glenn is also the writer of several well-loved worship songs. He and his wife, Holly, along with their four children live each day with gratitude.
cocochinosKuala LumpurAge: 35-44Gender: male4 Stars Out Of 5November 1, 2013cocochinosKuala LumpurAge: 35-44Gender: maleQuality: 4Value: 4Meets Expectations: 4Good point of view of what worship is all about. It changed my mindset that worship is much deeper than just singing songs on Sunday morning and much more than styles.
Rozzie MayNewcastle NSW AustraliaAge: Over 65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5How authentic faith is shapedMay 26, 2013Rozzie MayNewcastle NSW AustraliaAge: Over 65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5What every Christian needs to know. How to enter and live in the presence of God. Re-energise your passion and experience authentic faith.
ColoradoColorado Springs, COAge: 25-34Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Fresh, challenging, inspiring...April 3, 2013ColoradoColorado Springs, COAge: 25-34Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5As a worship leader, this was an incredible challenge to the way the church views worship. lex orandi, lex credendi - the way we worship shapes the way we believe. A great CD and free teaching videos that support this book are also available. A short, but meaty read. Well worth it!