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Worship Order (September 2, 2018)

Join us for worship this Sunday at either 9:00AM or 10:45AM. Our early service takes place in our chapel, and features acoustic music. We hold our second service in the worship center, with a full band. This Sunday's service order is listed below: Prelude Gathering in God's Name Song of Gathering Holy, Holy, Holy Call to Worship Psalm 68:32-35 Prayer of Invocation S...

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William Shishko: "The Order of Worship"

Many misunderstandings surround Christian worship today. This series of posts is taken from a publication entitled, Helps for Worship, and was produced by our sister denomination, the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. It offers biblical guidance on the subject of worship, and is reprinted with permission. "Let all things be done decently and in order." 1 Cor. 14:40 The word...

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Hearing God's Word During Your Workweek

The most public ministry of the Word typically occurs on Sunday mornings, during the worship service. As a minister of the gospel, it's my great privilege - along with other preachers approved by our elders - to preach God's Word to the family of God at Willow Creek. It's an awe-inspiring and humbling truth that, inasmuch as a sermon faithfully proclaims the Scriptures, Go...

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Worship Order (August 5, 2018)

Join us for worship this Sunday at either 9:00AM or 10:45AM. Our early service takes place in our chapel, and features acoustic music. We hold our second service in the worship center, with a full band. This Sunday's service order is listed below: Prelude Gathering in God's Name Song of Gathering: Your Love Awakens Me Call to Worship:Psalm 86:8-10 Prayer of Invocation ...

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Daniel Hyde: "The Lord's Day Is a Gift from God"

Yesterday, Pastor Drew and I both mentioned how encouraged we are to see our members and friends on Sunday mornings, gathering for worship at God's gracious invitation. In this short article, Daniel Hyde outlines the gift of the Lord's Day, and how we - as God's people - can enjoy it to his glory....

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William Shishko: "The Principles of Public Worship, Part 2"

Many misunderstandings surround Christian worship today.This series of posts is taken from a publication entitled, Helps for Worship, and was produced by our sister denomination, the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. It offers biblical guidance on the subject of worship, and is reprinted with permission. 6. Public worship must be performed in spirit and in truth. Externalism ...

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William Shishko: "The Principles of Public Worship, Part 2"

Many misunderstandings surround Christian worship today.This series of posts is taken from a publication entitled, Helps for Worship, and was produced by our sister denomination, the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. It offers biblical guidance on the subject of worship, and is reprinted with permission. 6. Public worship must be performed in spirit and in truth. Externalism ...

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William Shisko: "The Principles of Public Worship, Part 1"

Many misunderstandings surround Christian worship today.This series of posts is taken from a publication entitled, Helps for Worship, and was produced by our sister denomination, the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. It offers biblical guidance on the subject of worship, and is reprinted with permission. 1. Since the Holy Scriptures are the only infallible rule of faith and p...

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William Shishko: "What is Worship?"

Many misunderstandings surround Christian worship today.This series of posts is taken from a publication entitled, Helps for Worship, and was produced by our sister denomination, the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. It offers biblical guidance on the subject of worship, and is reprinted with permission. "The first foundation of righteousness undoubtedly is the worship of God...

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What is Maundy Thursday?

Maundy Thursday, sometimes referred to as Holy Thursday, is observed the day before Good Friday (and just before the weekend of Easter Sunday). Taken from the Latin word, mandatum, meaning "commandment," Maundy Thursday is a special opportunity to remember and celebrate our redemption, as well as the new commandment given by Jesus Christ to his disciples that they love one...

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Two Service Schedule Starts April 8th

Starting Sunday, April 8th, Willow Creek Church will return to two weekly worship services! THE CHAPEL SERVICE Time: 9:00AMLocation: The Chapel (Formerly "The Block") Fully staffed, safe nursery for children two and youngerPre-K classChildren's worship for K-5th Grade (beginning right before the sermon) THE CENTER SERVICE Time: 10:45AMLocation: The Worship Center Ful...

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Advent at Willow Creek Church

We would love to have you join us for worship at Willow Creek, this holiday season! This year, it's our joy to welcome Dr. Steve Brown and Dr. Richard Pratt. You won't want to miss their encouraging messages on the hope and love of Jesus. Since Christmas Eve falls on a Sunday this year, we have cancelled our morning service. Instead, join us at 3PM or 5PM for Christmas ...

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Steve Brown to Preach at Willow Creek on February 12th!

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Steve Brown to the pulpit of Willow Creek Church several times a year. His next visit with us will be on Sunday, February 12th! Please mark your calendars and make plans to join us. Willow Creek Church worships at 10AM every Sunday. About Dr. Steve Brown Born and raised in Asheville, North Carolina. Received a B.A. in Philosophy and Reli...

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Join us for Scout Sunday on February 5th!

The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls before February 8 (Scouting Anniversary Day) as Scout Sunday, which is the primary date to recognize the contributions of young people and adults to Scouting. With that in mind, Willow Creek Church will observe Scout Sunday during worship on February 5th (10AM). Several of our scouts will assist in worship, servin...

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Pastor Jerry Parries to Preach at Willow Creek on February 26!

Pastor Jerry Q. Parries is a dynamic leader with an ability to present God's Word with encouragement and empowerment. Ordained under the leadership of Bishop Paul S Morton, he delivers God's truth with an exceptional blend of inspiration, humor, and promotion of love. Along with me, Pastor Jerry will be hosting the Grace Encounter Conference at Willow Creek Church (March ...

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Steve Brown Preaches December 4th!

Join us on Sunday, December 4th (10AM), for our own beloved teacher and professor, Steve Brown! Steve will preach this second Sunday of Advent, and it's always a joy to welcome him. After teaching practical ministry courses for almost two decades, Dr. Steve Brown retired from RTS and remains Emeritus Professor of Preaching. Dr. Brown served as the senior pastor of Key Bi...

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This Sunday at Willow Creek - November 20, 2016!

We can't wait to see you tomorrow!Join us at 10:00AM for worship! We will conclude the first part of our series in Acts! November is the month when churches around the world set aside a special time to remember their persecuted sisters and brothers in prayer. We'll take time to do so tomorrow, looking at the conversion of Saul - one of the earliest persecutors of the Chur...

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This Sunday at Willow Creek!

We have a wonderful Sunday morning of worship planned! Click here to read our weekly email and find out all about it!...

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This Sunday at Willow Creek!

We have a great Sunday planned for the Willow Creek Church family! Click here to read our weekly email!...

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This Sunday at Willow Creek!

Hello, Willow Creek Family!I hope you're planning to join us for our fall kick-off Sunday at Willow Creek this weekend, September 11, 2016. We have a great slate of things planned for the entire church family. You won't want to miss it.9:00AMGATHERINGSOur Sunday gatherings for all ages begin again this Sunday. We have the following available for you:NurseryWillow Creek Chu...

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What is Epiphany?

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Today, January 6th, marks Epiphany on the Christian liturgical calendar. Our Roman Catholic and Orthodox friends are familiar with this day of celebration, but we Reformed Protestants are usually less so. The following is a brief description of the day from Joan Huyser-Honig at the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship: In Christian tradition, Epiphany marks the miraculou...

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