A-MAIL Part 4 “Uncontainable Worship”
So far we’ve looked at…
For many people worship means __________________.
The main Old and New Testament words for “worship” have to do with _____________________ and ___________________.
We are all ______________ for and ______________ to worship.
8 And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. 9 An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. 10 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. 11 Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. 12 This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.”
13 Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying,
14 “Glory to God in the highest heaven,
and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.
1. Uncontainable worship is based on _______________. John 4:23-24 23 Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. 24 God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.”
Exodus 20:5 5 You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me
God clearly _________________ the concept of truth and worship.
We live in a world that seeks to __________________ the concepts of truth and worship.
Sincerity is no _____________________ for truth.
The Christmas story is not a _____________, it is ________________.
2. Uncontainable worship is part of __________________ life. Luke 2:15-20
15 When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about.”
16 So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger. 17 When they had seen him, they spread the word concerning what had been told them about this child, 18 and all who heard it were amazed at what the shepherds said to them. 19 But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart. 20 The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told.
If your understanding of worship is that “it’s a ______________ thing”, you are ________________.
God ________________ and ________________ that we have everyday worship.
3. Uncontainable worship leads to ______________ with others.
We share what is ___________________ to us.
Why are we so _________________ to tell others about Jesus?