Work As Worship

Work as unto the Lord;…. so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belongs the glory and dominion forever and ever. Colossians 3:23, 1 Peter 4:11 All of life, including work, is an act of worship to God. Jesus was first a carpenter. Let my life, everything I do, […]

Acts Of Worship

‘The king will answer them, “I assure you, whatever you did for one of the least important of these my brothers or sisters, you in effect did for me. When you helped my followers, you were helping me.” Matthew 25:40 Word Come Alive Paraphrase If we serve Jesus, then every act and thought has meaning. […]

A Posture Of The Heart

Being close to God does not mean being in a place of formal worship. It just means you need to have an attitude of worship wherever you are. Kindle a fire of worship in your heart and let the Holy Spirit fan it to flames. God cannot be brought down to us; we can only […]

Even In Adversity

But he said to her, “You speak as one of the foolish women speaks. Shall we indeed accept good from God, and shall we not accept adversity?” In all this Job did not sin with his lips.  Job 2:10  NKJV We don’t worship God because things are good or otherwise. We worship Him because of […]

Fear And Wisdom

The reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord is the beginning (the chief and choice part) of Wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight and understanding. Proverbs 9:10 AMPC Holy fear is reverence and awe of the majesty of God. To fear God is to be completely devoted to His will while […]

Say The Word: Praise

Praise, verb: to express a feeling of veneration or gratitude; to worship or glorify; noun: an expression of commendation or admiration; an extolling of a deity or a rendering of homage and gratitude. Christian praise is an act of worship which recognizes and acknowledges God as the ultimate source of all things, including His act […]

The Sabbath Is A Gift From God

God has much to say about the Sabbath. He included it in His top ten list. Here He speaks through His prophet Isaiah: “Keep the Sabbath day holy. Don’t pursue your own interests on that day, but enjoy the Sabbath and speak of it with delight as the Lord’s holy day. Honor the Sabbath in […]

Faithfulness, Not Success

The lion’s share of world-changing work is done by ordinary people who will never make headlines. They simply live faithful lives where God has placed them. Long obediences in the same direction. They’re the ones who nevertheless shape families, communities, cultures, and ultimately eternity. Their worship is a pleasing aroma to God.

What The Lord Requires

What shall I bring to Yahweh, the God of heaven, when I come to worship him? Shall I bring the best calves to burn as offerings ? Will Yahweh be pleased if I bring him thousands of sheep or endless streams of olive oil? Shall I offer him my first-born child to pay for my […]