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Thinking the Faith, Praying the Faith, Living the Faith is written by the PC(USA) Office of Theology and Worship.

Thinking, praying, and living the faith is at the core of ministry in the Office of Theology and Worship. In the following videos, learn more about what thinking, praying, and living the faith means to the leadership of the Office of Theology and Worship. Discover why it matters and what difference it makes in our lives, work, and worship.  

Charles Wiley  
Barry Ensign-George
David Gambrell
Christine Hong 
Karen Russell

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February 23, 2011

Ornamental Multiculturalism 1: Kimchi, Korean Boy Band, and Costco

I did a double take recently while shopping in Costco when I found jars of kimchi in the refrigerated section side by side with pickles, cheese, and prepared pasta. When I was growing up in Toronto, kimchi was eaten only...

February 17, 2011

A Sneak Preview

I'm excited to share a sneak preview of the new worship webpages we're developing for the PC(USA) website. Among other things, we are reorganizing the worship offerings at under the following headings: The Service for the Lord's Day The...

February 14, 2011

"Anything to help...."

Recent family events have forced me to ponder the nature of “help,” and not in a Beatles-esque sort of way. The short version of the story: my sister in law is in need of help during a difficult pregnancy, and...

February 10, 2011

The Unity of this Denomination

What is it that makes us a distinct denomination? What commitments, beliefs, and practices do we share that are wide and solid enough to provide ground on which we can all stand? For anyone who's been following news of the...

February 1, 2011

Welcoming Children in Worship

I'm preparing to lead a workshop on "Welcoming Children in Worship" — that is, providing for "children’s full participation with the whole congregation in worship, in Word and Sacrament, on the Lord’s Day," as the Presbyterian Directory for Worship instructs...