Spare me the hip.
You do not do church “differently” just because you meet in someone’s home. Or because you meet at a time other than Sunday morning. Or because you sing songs that aren’t considered hymns.
You do not do church differently because you wear hipster glasses, or you wear a t-shirt and jeans.
In fact, you do church just as church has always been done. Churches have always met in people’s homes…and that eventually grew into meeting in cathedrals and large buildings because, well, your living room isn’t super comfortable with more than 9 in it, let alone 25.
Churches have always worshiped on different days: sometimes Saturday evenings, sometimes Wednesday evenings, sometimes three times a day, sometimes nine times a day! It’s not new; its ancient.
Churches have always sung a variety of songs, some contextual and some more reflective of their ancestors. Ancient Christians sang new…
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