Jesus says it is important to worship God in spirit and truth. We need to be spiritual people. What does worshiping God in truth mean?
Worship with Sincerity
- Heb. 10:22 – Have a true heart in worship. Seek to worship God.
- 2 Cor. 2:17 – Preach Christ from a pure heart not for personal earthly gain. Worshiping according to rules.
- Heb. 9:1 – The first covenant (the law) had divine rules for worship. There were many laws and rules to follow.
- 1 Cor. 11:2-16 – Today we are instructed to have orderly instructive public worship,
Truth in Jesus Christ
- John 1:14, 17 – Jesus became flesh and he is truth. Because of our faith we gain truth through Christ.
- John 14:6-7 – The only way to God is through Christ. Jesus is the way, the truth, and the life.
Testimony Regarding Jesus
- John 5:33 – John the Baptist testified to the greatness and truth of Jesus.
- John 14:16-17, 15:26-27 – Jesus said we received the Spirit of truth from God and he testified to the truth.
Doing All in Jesus’ Name
- John 14:13-14 – We ask for all from God through Jesus.
- Col. 3:16-17 – Let the word dwell in you and do all in his name.
Worship the fullness of God.
–Robert Lee, 6-13-10, p.m.