The CASE for Worship

Read Matthew 23:16-26 … Sometimes a conversation occurs in which one side will make the assertion that, “There’s no such thing as ‘5 Acts of Worship’ in the Scriptures.” In a sense this is correct. Nowhere in the Scriptures can one find that specific terminology, nor is there an explicit list of activities that are … Continue reading The CASE for Worship

Exhortation

Read 1 Corinthians 14:1-5 … It was on his first missionary journey that Paul came into a place called Pisidian Antioch. When they arrived, as was Paul’s typical pattern, he went into the local synagogue on the Sabbath trying to reach those assembled with the message of the Cross. After someone had read from the … Continue reading Exhortation

Sacrifice

Read 1 Peter 2:4-5 … From the earliest days recorded in the Scriptures, sacrifice has been an integral part of the relationship between God and humanity. The record of Job in the OT presents him offering sacrifice to God for the family (Job 1:5). Sacrifice was certainly known to Abraham, especially when considering the command … Continue reading Sacrifice