Protestant Worship (eBook)
A Multisensory Introduction For Students And Practitioners
de Jr. O. Wesley Allen
Sobre o livro
Students and leaders of worship strive to plan and lead worship well, inall sorts of circumstances. They and their fellow worshippers seek toexperience a deep connection with God and with each other. In some ways,worship is about just that: connection.Protestant Worship: A Multisensory Introduction for Students and Practitionersteaches and actually demonstrates how the actions, reactions,outpourings and responses of a worship service are all part of apowerfully interwoven and ever-evolving whole.
Author Wes Allenuses the analogy of physics--with its concepts of the big bang, time,space, matter, energy and chaos--to teach beginning and practicingworship leaders the fundamentals of Protestant worship. The enhancede-book version offers photos, graphics and even videos demonstrating thebook’s key content. Readers can immediately see examples of infantbaptism in a contemporary service, for instance. Readers will gainunderstanding and build skill, to lead worship well.
Manyworship textbooks are written from a high liturgical perspective,weighted toward historical tradition; this approach often seemsirrelevant for students and worship designers who will be planning andleading worship in the evolving twenty-first century church. Other bookslean toward the most basic “how-to”, emphasizing contemporary andpractical aspects of worship leadership, but offering little historicalor theological foundation beyond scripture.Protestant Worship provides a rich and deep foundation, and practical and immediately useful instruction.