Why Should We Worship? God is the Creator!

In Revelation chapter 4, John sees a vision of God on his throne surrounded by four living creatures and 24 elders. They are worshipping God saying, "You are worthy, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honor and power, for you created all things, and by your will...

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Why Should we Worship? God is Lord!

The term Lord is not one that is readily used in our world today, at least not in the west. However, it was widely used in biblical times. You will find it in the Bible mostly to reference God, but also in reference to one who is in charge, a sovereign. God is the...

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Why Should We Worship? God is the Redeemer!

Every human that has ever lived is born into sin. We are all separated from the love of God by our sin. But, God provided the most suitable sacrifice for our sin. He gave us the righteous of Christ, and adopts us into his family. Through this sacrifice, he has made a...

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Why Should We Worship? God is the Alpha and Omega!

Why should we worship? God is the Alpha and Omega! Worship is bowing before our superior, in this case, our ultimate superior - God! When we come before God in worship we humbly give ourselves up to his Lordship, proclaiming that God is worthy and exalting God in...

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Worship Involves Sacrifice

"Through Jesus, therefore, let us continually offer to God a sacrifice for praise - the fruit of the lips that openly profess God's name." Hebrews 13:15 Praising God can seem easier when times are good or when we experience a big victory. When times are more...

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Worship Involves Celebration

"Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. Worship the Lord with gladness; come before God with joyful singing. Know that the Lord is God. It is God who made us, and we belong to God; we are God's people, the sheep of God's pasture. Enter God's gates with thanksgiving...

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Worship Involves Commitment

"Commit your work to the LORD, and your planning will succeed." Proverbs 16:3 As Christ followers, God asks us to be people of worship! When we commit our lives to Jesus, we commit to a lifestyle of worship. Praising God isn't optional for the believer - it is a...

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Worship Involves Connection

"Come near to God and God will come near to you," James 4:8a In addition to worshiping God because God is worthy, worship is about connection! Worship allows humanity a sacred space to connect with God. How amazing is it that the God of the universe wants to spend...

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Worship Involves Surrender

Worship involves the surrendering of our lives to God! True worship is based on a desire to honor God. It requires a personal revelation of God as found in scripture. "I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as a living...

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Knocking

Knocking

I have a sign on our front door that says, "Shhhh! Baby sleeping and crazy dog! Please do not ring or knock! Family and friends may call or text. Kindly leave packages at the door." However, many people don't see the sign until after they've knocked or rung the...

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