Institute Of Contemporary & Emerging Worship Studies Site

Time’s a flyin’.

The website of the Institute Of Contemporary & Emerging Worship Studies at St. Stephen’s University has just been updated.

I have yet to post the final reading/media list for our 2 week Intensive (Oct. 30-Nov. 10) and One-Year students (Sept. 06 – April 07), and give final dates/details for the Masters in 07, but that will come presently.

Deadlines for registration are soon: The Institute Of Contemporary & Emerging Worship Studies.

Note: I’m collecting ideas for some strongApple-esque, quirky vid or comic strip ads for the Institute. Name a concept that is a laughable take on contemporary worship leadership to help me out, smartfriends.

RELEASES Jan. 24, 2023 | Brazos press

Endless Grace helps us rediscover the rich treasures of the Psalms—through free-verse prayer renderings of their poems and hymns—as a guide to personal devotion and meditation. It is the awaited companion volume to Sheltering Mercy (Ps. 1-75).

The church has always used the Psalms as part of its prayer life, and they have inspired countless other prayers. This book contains 75 prayers drawn from Psalms 76-150, providing lyrical sketches of what authors Ryan Smith and Dan Wilt have seen, heard, and felt while sojourning in the Psalms. Each prayer is a response to the Psalms written in harmony with Scripture. These prayers help us quiet our hearts before God and welcome us into a safe place amid the storms of life.

This artful, poetic, and classic devotional book features compelling custom illustrations and foil-stamped hardcover binding, offering a fresh way to reflect on and pray the Psalms. Co-written with Ryan Whitaker Smith, Brazos Publishing.

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