Todd Paben's Blog

August 31, 2012 by Todd Paben 0 comments

Liturgy Explanation: The Quieting and The Call

Some of you may or may not have been noticing that Missio Dei Church has been adding some new elements during our time of gathered corporate worship. We are continually praying and hoping that people will understand the connections between all different parts of the service on a Sunday morning. Everything on Sunday morning has a place and purpose. We hope that through this article you will come to understand why we do what we do on a Sunday morning. ...Keep Reading

Posted in: Worship Tags: Call to Worship, Jesus, Liturgy, Church, Preparation, Repenting

May 21, 2012 by Todd Paben 0 comments

Benediction - As You Go

Some of you may or may not have grown up in the church throughout your life. Some of you may understand all that we do on a Sunday morning during our gathered worship, some of you may not. I hope to explain to you what we believe about the word Benediction and share with you a song that will hopefully serve us to serve others with the Good News. We will be learning a song "As You Go" by Sovereign Grace Ministries. It is my hope that this song would become a regular and familiar song that is used to help send us out as refreshed and re-salinized Kingdom servants....Keep Reading

Posted in: Music Tags: Benediction, Liturgy, Sending, Blessing, Going, missio dei, Gospel, Servants, Service