Worship

Lesson Number

Class Date

Subject

Worship 25

Nov 23, 08

Music in Worship cont.; music must support our worship of God and enhance and enable concentration of thought in the study of God’s Word; music is not neutral, but reflective of a world view; doctrinal problems with the assumptions of the contemporary Christian music/Praise and Worship movement

Worship 24

Nov 23, 08

Music in Worship cont.; music in the  NT; Eph 5:8-21; redeeming the time; applying our minds and volition to the worship of God;  psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs all have doctrinal content and are intended for the believer’s worship of God

Worship 23

Nov 16, 08

History of the poppy; Music in Worship cont.; 1 Chron 25:1-7; definition of a prophet; Ex 4:10-16 cf  7:1;  prophesying with singing—singing songs with doctrinal content

Worship 22

Nov 16, 08

Veteran’s Day cont.; Music in Worship; 2 Chron 25:1-7; prophets and seers; music and the use of instruments authorized for worship by God through His prophets; 2 Chron 29:20-29; 1 Chron 23:1-5; Num 10:10; Ps 45, 81, 85, 87, 88, 92, 95, 96, 98, 101, 147

Worship 21

Nov 9, 08

Veteran’s Day; Prayer cont.; David’s prayers applies what he knows about God; Ps 96:1-17; trusting God; Jer 42:1-6; Daniel’s prayer based on the character of God; Dan 9:1-10; persistence in prayer; Luke 18:1-8; public and private prayers; Matt 6:5-7; pray according to God’s will 1 Jn 5: 14-15

Worship 20

Nov 9, 08

Veteran’s Day; Prayer cont.; Moses intercedes for Israel based upon God’s promises; Ex 31:1-14; 33:7-17; 34:6-8; God’s mercy to us never ends; Lam 3:21-23; concentrating on God’s promises in prayer

Worship 19

Nov 2, 08

Communion Service; election decision making; Prov 21:1; Rom 13:1ff; 1 Tim 1:1-4; spiritual heritage of the USA; quotes from John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, John Quincy Adams; divine institutions; national attitude toward Israel; Gen 12:3; Worship 019 ppt

Worship 18

Nov 2, 08

Prayer cont.; 1 Kgs 8:22-53; Solomon anchors his prayers in the promises of God, anticipates the deportation during the Babylonian captivity; Neh 1:1—1; Nehemiah fasts, taking time the time to pray before petitioning the king

Worship 17

Oct 26, 08

Prayer cont.; Heb 10:25; freedom to enter the throne Room of God in prayer provided by our Lord's sacrifice on the cross; holding fast in the faith and assembling together for mutual encouragement; Heb 12:18-24; 2 Sam 7:18-29; David's prayer of gratitude

Worship 16

Oct 26, 08

Prayer cont.; Heb 10:19-25; Church Age believer's access to the Throne Room of God analogous to the high priest entering the Holy of Holies

Worship 15

Oct 19, 08

Prayer cont.; Martin Luther and Reformation Day - 10/31/1517; prayer ascending/pleasing to God; 2 Cor 2:14; Heb 4:14-16; 7:25; transition from OT tot NT; High Priest of the Church lives to make intercession for us

Worship 14

Oct 19, 08

Prayer; mechanics of prayer; OT sacrifice sequence represented in NT prayer; sin. burnt and peace offerings; Lev 4―8:22; Num 6:13-17

Worship 13

Oct 12, 08

2 Tim 3:14-17; we are equipped to serve the Lord by the study and application of the Word of God; divine inspiration of Scripture; totality of Scripture beneficial;  2 Pet 1:1-4; divine power provided for every requirement of physical and spiritual life; grace and tranquility of life increased by increasing our knowledge of the Word of God

Worship 12

Oct 12, 08

Matt 14:22-33; allowing the distractions in life to cause us to flounder; Ps 145:1-9; the Lord commands the elements of creation; 2 Tim 2:14-15; axiom of life - the way to live our lives

Worship 11

Oct 5, 08

Communion Service; Jn 8:31-32; Truth is the revelation of God, the Word of God; Jn 17:14-17; three stages of sanctification

Worship 10

Oct 5, 08

Jn 4 1ff; Samaritans; God seeks those who worship according to the Spirit and Truth; Jn 8:31; spiritual growth comes by studying the Word

Worship 9

Sep 29, 08

Generosity; Matt 2:14-25; faithful servants who utilize the resources and abilities given to them by God are rewarded by Him and share in His happiness and prosperity; shame and sorrow the recompense of the unfaithful; Gal 6:6-10; we are commanded not to tire of spiritual work

Worship 8

Sep 29, 08

Generosity; Phil 4:14-20; Paul seeks not the gifts but the rewards that abound to the faithful; giving equated with Levitical offerings; God resupplies our needs according to His riches in glory; true motivation for giving is not reward but love for God

Worship 7

Sep 21, 08

Generosity, a test of the genuineness of your soul; true motivation for giving a willing mind not compulsion or obligation; God provides generously to those who give; giving increases thanksgiving to God; 2 Cor 8―9

Worship 6

Sep 21, 08

Materialism vs. the sufficiency of God’s provision; godliness and contentment vs. lust for wealth and greed; 1 Tim 6:3ff; Paul’s boldness in asking for money; 1 Cor 16:1-2

Sep 14, 08

Congregation Meeting

Worship 5

Sep 14, 08

9-11 Memorial; generosity of God cont.; Ps 24; Jas 1:7;  our rewards from God are complete; 1chron 29:10ff ; what we have and give belongs to God; Rom 12:3-8; spiritual gift of giving; Worship 05 PPT

Worship 4

Sep 7, 08

Communion service; generosity of God illustrated in Matt 20:1ff;  generosity of Christ--gives His life as an expression of His love for the Father and the human race; 1 Jn 2:2; importance of giving—first fruits; Lev 23:9-10, Christ is the first fruits of the resurrection; 1 Cor 15:20; Paul’s exhortation regarding generosity; Acts 20:32-35; 1 Thess 5:14; Eph 4:28; personal sense of eternal destiny; Matt 6:19-21

Worship 3

Sep 7, 08

Review Hebrew and Greek words for worship in Scripture; giving as a part of worship; generosity in Scripture-God is our example; Jn 3:16; God’s love illustrated by the depth of His generosity

Worship 2

Aug 31, 08

Man-centered v. God-centered worship; alternate forms of  worship; 2 Pet 3:18; epistemological rehabilitation; Rom 12:1-2; renew you mind to think divine viewpoint; gnosis metabolized into epignosis; worship word study; abad (Gen 1:26; 2:5,15; Deut 6:10-13); shachah (Gen 22:5; 24:26); proskuneo (Mat 2:2); latreia (Rom 12:1; Heb 9:6) ; Truth the means of renewing our minds; Jn 17:17

Worship 1

Aug 31, 08

Church membership and commitment to the local church;  Why we worship the way we do; correct "relevance approach" to sound doctrinal teaching; central focus of worship is God and His Word; social gospel; high church ritual; liberalism in church drifts from biblical teaching; 2 Cor 10:3; our thoughts in line with God's thoughts