Churches in the Reformed tradition worship in a variety of styles but share foundational appreciation for Scripture and regular gatherings together. Here you’ll find RCA worship resources and guidelines for Reformed worship.
RCA Worship Resources
Sacraments and special services
There are two sacraments observed in the RCA: baptism and the Lord’s Supper. (Learn more about the role of the sacraments in Reformed worship.) RCA churches also observe other special services and ceremonies in worship, including marriage, ordination, and the public profession of faith.
Music in worship
Preaching from Scripture
Scripture is at the center of Reformed worship. And preaching in the Reformed tradition is rooted in close examination of how God speaks to us in the Bible. For an intentional way of journeying through Scripture, many pastors like to use a lectionary to guide each week’s worship. Here’s a few suggested lectionary ideas.