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On The Most Disagreeable Task Of The Song Leader

Quite frequently, I find myself leading songs for my local congregation.  This is, in general, a task I greatly enjoy.  As a person with some interest in liturgical matters, I tend to be interested in the order and structure of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The American Church: A Baby Church?

The American Church:  A Baby Church?, by D.W. Glomski [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press in exchange for an honest review.] Those readers who have ever fretted about the problem of passivity or divisiveness among … Continue reading

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Book Review: Acceptable Worship

Acceptable Worship:  What Kind of Worship Does God Accept?, by Dr. C.H. Snyder [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press in exchange for an honest review.] There are many signposts that this short book exhibits that … Continue reading

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A Modest Proposal For The Development And Publishing Of Rules For Hymns

As part of my general interest in hymns and liturgy [1], and as part of my series of modest proposals [2], and in light of the occasional controversy that results from hymns, I would like to propose the development and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Gospel Formed

Gospel Formed: Living A Grace-Addicted, Truth-Filled, Jesus-Exalting Life, by J.A. Medders [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours in exchange for an honest book review.] There is a lot to like about this book. The … Continue reading

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Book Review: Being Church, Doing Life

Being Church, Doing Life: Creating Gospel Communities Where Life Happens, by Michael Moynagh [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours in exchange for an honest book review.] In reading a book like this one, which … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tables In The Wilderness

Tables In The Wilderness: A Memoir Of God Found, Lost, And Found Again, by Preston Yancey [Note: This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Zondervan Press in exchange for an honest review.] This book belongs to the memoirs of … Continue reading

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[Note: Help with two matters of research connected with this blog entry and follow-up to it would be greatly appreciated. First, how did the Church of God Ministries come to change their format of church services to its present form? … Continue reading

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