worship

6 Items

Life in the Son: Worship

by Ron Tippens

And that involves singing… It is good to give thanks to the Lord, and to sing praises to thy Name, O Most High; to declare they loving kindness in the morning, and they faithfulness by night, with the ten-stringed lute and with the harp, with resounding music upon the lyre. Music in worship is not […]

Life in the Son: Living with eyes open!

by Ron Tippens

Look at the beautiful – open – full of life eyes of this little one. Just think of God’s creation – this beautiful world this child will see. Think of the people he will see: family and then people of every colour and nation. Life in the Son is living with our eyes open to […]

To Miss the Joy is To Miss Everything

by Ron Tippens

“To Miss the Joy is To Miss Everything” Robert Louis Stevenson This next Sunday (6/25) I am going to bring my “bubble wand” and make some great big bubbles in worship. “You’re crazy” you say. And I would say “I know!”. Do bubbles, balloons, Hawaiian leis et. belong in church? They do if we are […]

How Great is Our God

by Ron Tippens

https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?fr=yhs-mozilla-002&hsimp=yhs-002&hspart=mozilla&p=how+great+is+our+god+chris+tomlin#id=2&vid=03cb8e1706572e14f69efc3bdca15e50&action=click J.B. Phillips – the great N.T. Scholar stated it powerfully to many in the Church of his era… “YOUR GOD IS TOO SMALL!” I find myself so often just in that place: making God over in my own image. God however cannot be put in a box. God is always greater than our language […]

I’m With Her (Pastor Irene that is)

by Ron Tippens

Some folk are saying…do you agree…? That in the American church the worship of God has been reinterpreted as an activity for religious consumers That too often worship is seen as a public-relations campaign with entertainment, cheerleading and manipulation That worship too often has been cheapened into a commodity marketed by using tried and true […]

How Great is Our God

by Ron Tippens

The message on a recent Sunday at ARPC was on worship. “What is Worship?” We looked at the fact that we live in a culture that can take us in the wrong direction with worship if we are not careful. For example we are an entertainment culture – we want to be entertained all the […]