The Gospel Remix: Reaching the Hip Hop Generation

Judson Pr - Watkins offers sociological perspectives, theological insights, biblical principles, and personal experiences to answer questions that pastors and congregations have about the hip hop generation and how to reach to and minister to it. Used book in Good Condition.

Alabadle!: Hispanic Christian Worship

Abingdon Press - Used book in Good Condition. And yet, in the midst of this variety, is a common thread of excitement - about worship and about the gospel! Anyone interested in exploring worship, music, and liturgy styles from a particular Hispanic perspective will find Alabadle! a valuable learning tool. Justo L. Gonzalez and seven other contributors provide an insightful look into the variety of worship styles that exist among numerous church traditions including Assemblies of God, Presbyterian, United Methodist, Catholic, American Baptist, and Disciples of Christ.

By looking at the wide variety of hispanic Christian worship that exists within the Hispanic community, generational, Alabadle! highlights the cultural, and denominational elements that comprise the spectrum of Hispanic worship.

Culturally-Conscious Worship

Chalice Press - She provides biblical and theological foundations and practical methods and models for creating culturally-conscious worship. Used book in Good Condition. Black uses shared stories, blended music, and the arts to enliven worship in culturally and linguistically diverse congregations.

Worship and Mission for the Global Church: an Ethnodoxolgy Handbook

William Carey Library - The second volume, entitled creating local arts Together, guides the practitioner through a detailed seven-step process of assisting a local community’s efforts at integrating its arts with the values and purposes of God’s kingdom. Worship and mission for the global church offers theological reflection, practical tools, case studies, and audiovisual resources to help the global church appreciate and generate culturally appropriate arts in worship and witness.

Drawing on the expertise and experience of over one hundred writers from twenty countries, worship studies, the volume integrates insights from the fields of ethnomusicology, biblical research, missiology, and the arts. Used book in Good Condition. This book is the first in a two-volume set on the principles and practices of ethnodoxology.

Christian Worship Worldwide: Expanding Horizons, Deepening Practices Calvin Institute of Christian Worship CICW

Eerdmans - Kane Miguel A. Farhadian C. Walls Philip L. Witvliet Used book in Good Condition. Spinks Andrew F. Michael hawn Seung Joong Joo Ogbu U. Palomino Robert J. Robert lamin Sanneh Bryan D. Leading scholars — experts in history, mission, culture, and liturgy — offer diverse essays addressing worship in the context of worldwide Christianity.

Kalu Thomas A. These essays show how christian plurality is most vividly exemplified in the context of worship, culture, where language, song, and indigenous theology come together. Contributors: M. Daneel samuel Escobar Charles E. Priest Dana L. As christianity has boomed in the non-Western world, several significant questions have emerged regarding how worship and culture relate.

Christian Worship Worldwide: Expanding Horizons, Deepening Practices Calvin Institute of Christian Worship CICW - Charles farhadian here presents a timely investigation of the interaction between culture and worship. At the heart of christian worship worldwide are several case studies from Africa, cultures, Latin America, Asia, and the Pacific that explore the contours of particular nations, and liturgical actions.

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One Bread, One Body: Exploring Cultural Diversity in Worship Vital Worship Healthy Congregations

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - He offers a rainbow vision of the universal church where young and old joyfully and thoughtfully respond to the movement of God's Spirit in multicultural worship. Used book in Good Condition. Their four case studies illustrate both the pain and the possibilities encountered in capturing the Spirit of Pentecost in worship.

In one bread, one body: exploring cultural diversity in Worship, Hawn seeks to help bridge the gap between the human tendency to prefer ethnic and cultural homogeneity in worship and the church's mandate to offer a more diverse and inclusive experience. Hawn also offers a concise and practical theological framework as well as numerous strategies and an extensive bibliography for implementing "culturally conscious worship.

This book is invaluable for congregations that want to undertake the hard work of cross-cultural worship. Hawn and four colleagues from perkins school of theology in Dallas formed a diverse team in ethnicity, academic field of study, gender, and denominational affiliation to study four United Methodist congregations in the Dallas area that are grappling with cross-cultural ministry.

One Bread, One Body: Exploring Cultural Diversity in Worship Vital Worship Healthy Congregations - As a troubadour for global music and an instigator of cross-cultural worship for more than 15 years in a variety of denominational settings, including congregational, and international venues, national, Michael Hawn has observed many faithful people who find that a taste of Pentecost in worship is refreshing and invigorating.

Diverse Worship: African-American, Caribbean and Hispanic Perspectives

IVP Academic - Maynard-reid explores the multiethnic dimensions of worship by looking at three specific cultural contexts--African-American, Caribbean and Hispanic. Throughout this engaging and enlightening book, we gain new perspective on what it means to worship God. What are the universal constants of christian worship? What are the unique elements that arise out of diverse local contexts? How do we appropriately respect and honor both the constancy and the diversity? In Diverse Worship Pedrito U.

Let the nations sing. After surveying worship and culture through history, he devotes a section of his book to each of these three cultural context for worship. Used book in Good Condition. Maynard-reid colorfully describes and characterizes each worship tradition, and he explores its historical development and change.

Music in the Life of the African Church

Baylor University Press - Furthermore, they extract useful lessons for fostering faith communities around the globe. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. By examining the central role of indigenous music in promoting Christianity and in giving voice to local theologies, the authors seek to energize conversations between music, culture, and the church.

During the twentieth century, the number of Christians in Africa grew from an estimated 4 million to more than 300 million. One of the forces that has propelled the church's remarkable growth is its liturgical music, which has been heavily influenced by indigenous musical traditions. This rewarding book takes readers "inside the music" for the first time.

Worship on the Way: Exploring Asian North American Christian Experience

Judson Pr - Features sample resources and templates for creating your own prayers, poems, litanies, and spoken word pieces! Used book in Good Condition. Is there such a thing as asian north american christian worship? how can asian north Americans interpret their Christian faith through the lens of their cultural identity? What aspects of Asian culture may illuminate and enrich Christian worship? Pastor and author Russell Yee set out to answer these questions, and ended up writing a book that invites readers to create their own uniquely contextualized worship experiences.

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Gather Into One: Praying and Singing Globally Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies Series

Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company - One of the benefits of the multicultural nature of Christianity has been the introduction of the Western church to worship music from around the world. His extensive research leads to some intriguing proposals, with Hawn encouraging diverse expressions of worship, endorsing the church musician as a worship "enlivener", and making a case for "polyrhythmic worship" in our churches.

Used book in Good Condition. In this volume C. Having studied global song himself on site throughout the world, Hawn sees this music as a valuable gift from other cultures to our own? sung prayers that can broaden the ways we pray and sing together in corporate worship. However, while many songs from other parts of the world are now available in Western hymnal collections, little has been written to help church musicians and ministers understand, appreciate, and use these songs in worship.

Gather Into One: Praying and Singing Globally Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Liturgical Studies Series - . Gather into One" fills this void. A unique resource, "gather into one" demonstrates the spiritual riches to be gained through multicultural worship and makes a concrete contribution toward realizing the worldwide unity of the Christian church. Used book in Good Condition. Hawn discusses the biographical background of each of these composers and elucidates the meaning of their music within their respective cultures.

Michael hawn explores the work of five of the most influential global church musicians found in North American hymnals: Pablo Sosa Argentina, Patrick Matsikenyiri Zimbabwe, David Dargie South Africa, I-to Loh Taiwan, and John Bell Scotland.

Worship and Culture: Foreign Country or Homeland?

Eerdmans - Beststephen BurnsAnscar J. Worship and culture revisits that lwf study and publication, shedding new light on the question from recent theological and sociological scholarship to expand and enrich the texts in the original three-volume work. This book includes texts from the main statements that came out of the original project as well as updated essays from some of the original contributors.

Hjelmmargaret Mary Kelleher, OSUDirk G. It also adds new essays, prayers, and hymns to the conversation, inviting readers to consider what the life of the church should look like in today’s hybrid, multicultural world. ContributorsJulio Cezar AdamScott AndersonMark P. Anita StaufferBenjamin M. Chupungco, OSBJoseph A.

Worship and Culture: Foreign Country or Homeland? - Much has changed in the years since then: the world today more than ever is a multicultural global village. BangertThomas F. LangeGordon W. Donnella IINorman A. Stewartglaucia vasconcelos WilkeyJoyce Ann Zimmerman, CPPS Used book in Good Condition. How are we to proclaim christ in different cultures? This question was central to a landmark study on worship and culture conducted by the Lutheran World Federation between 1992 and 1999.