Getting Ready for Sunday :: How to Prepare for Worship at Uptown, October 28

 This Sunday we’re continuing in this series on the book of Ruth. I’ve been struck by the themes of redemption, waiting, and steadfast-love. This past Lord’s Day, Pastor Hawkes preached on Ruth 3:7-13, where Ruth takes a huge risk by coming to Boaz in the night and essentially asking for marriage with the epic words, “I […]

Getting Ready for Sunday :: How to Prepare for Worship at Uptown, October 21

I’m running out of time on this post, so I don’t have much to say. I’m excited to meet with you all for worship on Sunday. I’ve read the sermon, and knowing that we come to a feast with Jesus compels me even more. So look through this order and prepare. Read Ruth 3 and […]

Getting Ready for Sunday :: How to Prepare for Worship at Uptown, October 14

I was reading earlier a bible study prepared by the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship (CICW) when I came across a short section on preparation for worship I found helpful. I don’t think it’s terribly common for Western Christians to give much attention to how they prepare for worship, so having a category for it at […]