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.
Could it be that cognitive science helps us understand the Christian way of life? Does the Christian emphasis on spiritual practices, done repeatedly, like a habit, have scientific support?
Some folks want to learn more about the marriage study, others wish it didn't exist, and some would like a different approach to the subject. Whatever the case, there are going to be two opportunities at Big Tent to engage it. The first will give participants a chance to experience of going through (at least some) of the study together. The second will be a discussion about the study, insights from folks who put it together, and time for best practices on implementing the study in congregations and mid-councils.
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Big Tent 2013 will be here before we know it.
It’s a perennial question: how do the two parts of our PC(USA) Constitution – The Book of Confessions and the Book of Order– work together? Since the last General Assembly, it has become a present question. “Constituting Us: Confessions and Polity in the PC(USA)” explores the way in which both our shared affirmation of faith and our life together constitute us in our particular presbyterian way of living out the Christian faith.
The Christian life is shaped by our thinking the faith, praying the faith, and living the faith. Conference participants will reflect on the inner relationship among the content of our faith, our prayer and worship, and our whole lives. We will try to help each other live into a fuller appreciation of how we are shaped as disciples of Jesus Christ.