Hungry for Worship takes a provocative look at 10 specific worship challenges facing churches—regardless of church size—over the next decade. Through a balance of historical perspective, theological truth, and practical experience, pastor Frank Page and associate music dean L. Lavon Gray encourage pastors and those responsible for leading worship to evaluate their worship in light of these challenges. Offering practical ideas, pastors and worship leaders can ensure their church is positioned to weather the changes of pop culture and experience healthy worship.
Item #: N144113
Size: 6 X 9 Inches
Page Count: 192
Pack Qty: 36
Pub Date: May 2014
“There are some books that must be written. This is one of them! The balance of blessing and warning of worship will help many.”
– Johnny Hunt, pastor, First Baptist Church, Woodstock, Georgia; former president of Southern Baptist Convention
“For all called to serve Christ through the church, this book will help shape our service as we lead others to experience true worship of God.”
– Wanda Lee, executive director, Woman’s Missionary Union
“Hungry for Worship is insightful and informative, and it makes a valuable contribution to the conversations we are having.”
– Daniel L. Akin, president, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, North Carolina
About the Authors
Dr. Frank S. Page is a proven leader both among his peers and those he shepherds. Having served as the president of a large evangelical entity, he has also served as a pastor of a more than 4,500-member church. He is currently the president of the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention, and his speaking schedule has taken him around the world. He is also the author of several books including The Nehemiah Factor, Trouble with the Tulip, Jonah (for The New American Commentary), The Incredible Shrinking Church, Commentary on Mark, and The Witnessing and Giving Life. He has served as the lead writer for the Advanced Continuing Witness Training materials. Page currently resides in Franklin, Tennessee, with his wife, Dayle.
Dr. L. Lavon Gray serves as associate dean for the School of Music at Liberty University. As part of this role, he serves as chairman of the Worship Studies Department and leads the Center for Music and Worship, which is the largest worship training program in the world. Prior to joining the faculty at Liberty University, Gray served as associate pastor for music and worship at the historic First Baptist Church in Jackson, Mississippi. He and his family reside in Virginia.