Worship: What Does The Bible Say?

Jen CudmoreWorshipLeave a Comment

“The King wants a bride. You are His only need; His only weakness is your worship. What do you give to Someone who [already] has everything? Yourself.” Tommy Tenney, Finding Favor with the King What comes to mind when you ponder the word “WORSHIP”? When people hear this word, they typically think about music. But is that really all there is to it, or could there be something more? Our current goal at ACWM is to study the concept of “worship” for the next several weeks so we can fully understand all it is meant to entail. When I initially felt God prompting me to delve into this concept, I knew the first place I had to start was the Bible. I was fascinated by some of the things I discovered! In the King James version, there are about 200 uses of the word “worship”. In other versions, there are many more references than that! Right away we can see this was no ordinary word. 1) The first detail I noticed is that worship was typically linked to the word “go”, which shows that we are meant to take intentional action. It was something the people in Scripture planned and … Read More

Time with God -Prayer

Ada MaduakorFaith, Prayer & Fasting, WorshipLeave a Comment

Dear God, I am here to meet with you this early morning seated, kneeling, standing, stretched out flat on the floor, hands raised high, lying in bed, curled up in the arm chair, driving down the highway, sitting on the balcony coffee in hand. Standing by the wayside, at the bus stop, waiting for the train, at the airport terminal running, holding hands…. just being in your presence. Thank you for the times that you have enveloped me, held me, taught me, and molded me for all your glory. Lord almighty… King of Kings…Lord of Lords… The one true God… The one who makes all things. Awesome perfect God, loving us all deeply and keeping us, protecting, providing for us, making a way where there seems to be no way. Lord Bless this time with you. Come Holy Spirit and speak to me, open the eyes of my understanding, make a way and bless your children with wisdom beyond our peers. God, you are good all the time as I consider all that you have done. God I am so thankful. I pray Lord that I keep hearing from you. Bless us to be wise and true and give us … Read More