Step 1-Explore together


Because the process of developing a grant proposal should be collaborative, the first step involves gathering a group from your church or organization together to explore and learn about worship. The following links and resources will guide your exploring process.

What do we mean by vital worship?

What does the term worship mean?

  • The Vital Worship Grants Program focuses on public worship (the second of three meanings of the term worship), but we also know worship is connected to all of life and is experienced in many ways. We invite grant applications from worshiping communities related to their gatherings for events, ritual practices or liturgies called “worship services.” 

How does worship form us?

What does the Bible teach us about worship?

How does worship relate to culture?


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