Some thoughts about praying for the dead

Hello everyone.  We’ve had a ton of great response from having Ian Morgan Cron with us a couple weeks ago, leading us through a liturgical experience of the Kyrie Eleison.  Thanks for welcoming a brother from another tradition, and being willing to be guided into some new (very old, actually!) places. A few of you […]

Make Me An Instrument of Your Peace on 10.23.11

New Doxology All the Poor and Powerless Here I am to Worship Open Up – with dance and light In Christ Alone This weekend we spent time within the prayer of Saint Francis. Lord, make me an instrument of your peace Where there is hatred let me sow love Where there is injury, pardon; Where […]

Palindrome on 10.16.11

We celebrated our 36th anniversary as a church in October and it was such a clear reminder that God has been at work in every season of our church’s history. It’s so good for us to pause every year and look back at what God has been doing so we can better and more excitedly […]

Posted by Aaron Niequist on 10.18.11 under Lead Worship, Weekend Experience with No Comments on Palindrome on 10.16.11.

A New Liturgy on 10.12.11

Last night, I (Aaron) was thrilled to get to jump back in with the Wednesday night team and community.  There’s something so powerful about a room filled with people who have gathered specifically to worship the Almighty God.  I love Wednesday nights at Willow. And yesterday was particularly moving for be, because we were finally […]

Posted by Aaron Niequist on 10.13.11 under Lead Worship, Wednesday Nights with No Comments on A New Liturgy on 10.12.11.

Ian Morgan Cron on 10.9.11

This weekend, we had the huge privilege of leading worship at Willow with my friend Ian Morgan Cron, who is an author of two phenomenal books, a great musician, and crazy smart. Ian grew up Roman Catholic, planted a non-denomina-tional church in his 30s, and is now an Episcopal Priest. As you might guess, he […]

Posted by Aaron Niequist on 10.11.11 under Lead Worship, Weekend Experience with 2 Comments on Ian Morgan Cron on 10.9.11.

We confess on 10.2.11

He Reigns Holy is the Lord Waiting Here for You We Confess Communion Here I Am to Worship Waiting Here for You (reprise) Last weekend we experienced the gift of receiving communion together. We started the service off with songs of declaration, that God is awesome and holy.  After that we taught a new song […]

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