KB Categories Archives: Liturgy

Ancient-Future Millennials in Portland

Father Jon Aamodt, one of our AFFN members, was the special guest in this edition of Ancient-Future Faith and he talked about his work in church planting. Jon is the pastor of Five Streams Community C...

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The Relationship of Systematic Theology to Liturgical Theology

Marc Brown:

Introduction: The Issue

I have always been interested in why there are so many types of theology: systematic, biblical, historical, liturgical, etc. As a pastor who plans and leads w...

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Presentational vs. Participatory: Are We Teaching to the Test?

Marc Brown:

My wife is an educator. Her entire adult life has been spent teaching children and helping equip teachers. Perhaps the most formidable and irritating challenge she deals with is the end...

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Few Words, Great Grace: Thoughts on the Distribution of the Eucharist in Pentecostal, Evangelical, and Charismatic Parishes

Ryan Mackey:

“The Body of Christ, the bread of heaven. [Amen.]”“The Blood of Christ, the cup of salvation. [Amen.]”“The Body (Blood) of our Lord Jesus Christ keep you in everlasting life. [Amen.]”(...

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The Right Order

Donald Richmond:

In his book and study guide The Way of Beauty, David Clayton relates the following comedic television routine: Famous composer and conductor, Andre Previn, is leading an orchestra....

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Liturgical Preaching

Every church has a liturgy, a way of worship. Liturgy cannot be evaded or escaped. It is. If we publically worship we have liturgy. A question that should be asked in this regard, however, is about w...

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Gloria Patri: Bonus Musical Content

Chris Alford:
Dr. Ellen Koehler, AFFN Board Member and liturgist for Epiclesis, has posted some bonus musical content for Contributing Members of the Ancient-Future Faith Network. Check out the mater...

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Worship & the Future of Apologetics: Recovering the Vision of Lewis and Tolkien

John Burtka:

In the past decade, a large number of Christian media outlets have dubbed C.S. Lewis as the “patron saint of American evangelicals.” For those who keep a close eye on Christian culture...

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Liturgy as Poetry

Donald Richmond, 2013

I

We prepare our heartswaiting
for the word
well spoken

As processing up
through ages
we reach the Altarbowing.

This is the Liturgy
of Word
collected and communicated.
It is ...

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Choosing Children Weekly in Worship— Part 1: Gathering

Connie C. Bull:

Henri Nouwen reminds us that “person” in English is fashioned from the Latin words “per” and “sonare”— literally,  a person is a “sounding through.”  Children are persons, though no...

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