The Place of Children in Worship

Children can be a handful. Short attention spans, unpracticed patience, a curious nature, and love for exploration. This is all good and well for playing outside, but it’s not ideal for worship services. So what’s the place of children in worship? ...
Safety, the Law, and Your Church

Safety, the Law, and Your Church

Your church not only has a sanctuary, but it also is a sanctuary: a safe place where people can take shelter from the trials and tribulations of the world. It also needs to be a physically safe place, and sometimes it isn’t. People young and old use churches,...
The Parts of a Church

The Parts of a Church

Your modern house of worship may not have a sacristy or a transept, but it probably has a lot of the special parts of a church, even if you don’t use those terms. Check out this list of church architecture terms and see how many your church has:   Aisle is the...