Some words describing what worship is (BLESS,  PRAISE & PRAYER.)

We are commanded to worship only God
Exodus 20:3-5; Deuteronomy 6:13; 2 Kings 17:36; Matthew 4:10; Revelation 14:7

  • God makes provision to meet with His people in worship  Genesis 3:8; Exodus 25:22; 29:42-43; Matthew 18:20; Hebrews 10:19-22
  • Worship should involve one’s whole being Deuteronomy 6:5
  • Worship should be with glad response Psalms 27:4
  • God desires genuine worship from humans Psalms 27:8; John 4:23-24
    • Worship generally includes praise, thanksgiving and prayer Psalms 138:1-2; Ephesians 5:19-20; 1 Timothy 2:8
      • Worship can be anywhere John 4:21-24
      • Worship must be in spirit John 4:23-24, 1 Corinthians 14:15
      • Worship must be in truth John 4:23-24, 17:17
        worship includes offering of one’s body to God Romans 12:1