Free-church Worship: Ascribing Worth To God

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Free-church worship occupies a middle position between the liturgical/sacramental forms of worship and the informal worship of many charismatic churches. Whereas free churches may follow a formal order of service, their worship does not conform to historic Eucharist-centered liturgies. This worship has three objectives: to speak to God, to listen to God, and to respond to God-a sequence based on the ancient biblical structure of proclamation and response. This style of worship is found in...


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