06/16/2018 all-day
Christ Lutheran Church
1245 Hamilton Street
$45.00 ($20 full-time students)
Michael Krentz

Online registration for this event is closed. Walk-ins are still welcome!

The church has a large parking lot directly across Hamilton Street.


Speak to One Another of Psalms
This workshop for parish musicians, pastors, and others interested in worship will explore the Psalms and their use in Christian worship. We will look at how the Psalms shape our worship and form us in faith, and consider ways to enliven the singing of Psalms for congregations and choirs.

Plenary Session: The Psalms and Christian Worship (How have we come to sing psalms in our worship and how do the psalms shape the language of our faith? We will explore the history and presence of the psalms in our worship.)
Workshop: Singing the Psalms
Workshop: Psalms for Choirs: A “Do It Yourself” Choral Reading Session
Workshop: Psalms: The Language of Faith Formation


9:00 am     Registration
9:30 am     Worship
10:30 am   Plenary Session, Lunch, Workshops
3:15 pm     Final Words, Song, and Sending


Linnéa Clark
The Rev. Linnéa Clark is the pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Melrose Park, PA. http://www.stjohnsmelrose.org/whoweare/the-staff/

Michael Krentz
Michael Krentz is Lecturer and Dean of the Philadelphia Chapel at United Lutheran Seminary and Director of Music at Christ Lutheran Church, Allentown, PA.

Andrew Lutz-Long
Andrew Lutz-Long is Director of Music Ministries at Trinity Lutheran Church, Perkasie, PA; College Organist at Muhlenberg College, Allentown; and Assistant Director for the Valley Choral Society, Pennsburg, PA.

Jennifer Phelps Ollikainen
Jennifer Ollikainen serves as pastor of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Perkasie, PA and as editor of CrossAccent, the journal of the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians. https://alcm.org/about/crossaccent/