Anyone who has used Cynthia Cowen's resources knows that they have the following charateristics: They are complete-everything you need is here; They require little preparation, rehearsal, or props; They are theologically sound and spiritually uplifiting. Many churches have discovered recently that families wish to include worship in the festivities of their Christmas day. This is the perfect way to do it without requiring a lot of work.
Mitman demonstrates how the structure common to the worship of most denominations is rooted in the Scriptures themselves . . . He raises essential questions . . . about broad themes and even housekeeping chores that each worshiping community should consider for the sake of faithful praise.