Is Your Heart the Heart of A Worshipper?

Hebrews 13:15 

  1. (Worship is) "to quicken the conscience by the holyness of God, to feed the mind with the truth of God, to purge the imagination by the beauty of God, to open up the heart to give the love of God, to devote the will to the purpose of God. " 

  1. "The immense tragedy of the contemporary church is that most people worship their work, work at their play, and play at their worship". 


Ezra 3:10-13 

Praisers & Appraisers 

Spiritual & Sentimental 

  1. 1.Praise 

    1. 1.To joyfully boast in God for his acts and greatness.  

      1. 1.To joyfully- Psalm 63:5 

      2. 2.Boast in God- Psalm 34:2 

      3. 3.Praise Him according for His mighty acts- Psalm 150:2 

    2. 2.Revelation 19:6 

  2. 2.Shout 

    1. 1.The enthusiastic expression of joy and triumph in the Lord.  

      1. 1.Ezra 3:11,13 

    2. 2.Literally- to shout in triumph, to shout for Joy.  

      1. 1.... Shout to God with a voice of triumph -Psalm 47:1