Worship by ert554898


									Worship & Praise
    Part 1
     Pastor Erica
 Bible Study 10/11/06
           What is Worship
• Worship is my complete obedience to
  everything God says in every way
• Worship is:
  – Aligning ourselves with God’s will
  – The act of reverencing or honoring God
  – The celebration of God’s supreme worth
     What are the benefits I receive
           when I worship?
•   I am redeemed!
•   I am refreshed!
•   I can hear God’s voice!
•   Greater, deeper communion!
•   A closer walk with God!
•   I have a clean heart!
•   I have God’s mind, focus, direction &
My Birthrights are realized through
• Confidence • Belief
• Courage    • Faith
• Hope       • Trust
    What will hinder my worship?
•   Disobedience   • Religious
•   Pride            Mindset
•   Rebellion      • Unresolved
•   Ungrateful       Issues
    Heart          • Unhealed
                   • My view of
  Through Worship, I can: See, Hear, Change!
• Read Isaiah 6:1-8
  – See God exalted above all else in my life
  – The lesser thing dies; the greater thing lives
  – See myself in my present state transformed to
    my rightful place
  – Become conscious of those around me
  – Be awakened in my spirit through what I see
  – Hear the voice of God
• Through Worship, I can see myself as God see
 Therefore, prepare your minds for action; be self-
  controlled; set your hope fully on the grace to be
    given you when Jesus Christ is revealed. As
     obedient children, do not conform to the evil
    desires you had when you lived in ignorance.
  But just as he who called you is holy, so be holy
  in all you do; for it is written: "Be holy, because I
              am holy." (1 Peter 1:13-16)
• Through Worship, I can:
  – Be redeemed (Psalms 107:2)
  – Have all my needs met (Phil 4:19)
  – Be set apart (I Thes 5:23)
  – Worship God in spirit & truth (John 4:24)

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