“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6   Divine Neglect It is divine neglect and reflects a willingness to intentionally cripple one’s own growth in the Lord’s grace to fail to pursue and apprehend the manifest revelation of God in the Old Testament.  While Christians […]

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 Picture the following scenario. A person gets in their car, equipped with surround sound-like airbag protection, secures the seatbelt across their torso, and proceeds to their destination.  On the way, they pass by a cemetery populated with countless, […]

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 Two Truths There are two truths which Christians must ever keep in mind during our commissioned ambassadorship in this world (Matt. 28:19-20, 2 Cor. 5:20).  The first truth, revealed  in abundance by the entirety of Scripture, is that […]

  “Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 The Contrasts of God Good and evil (Rom. 12:21).  The righteous and the wicked (Ps. 1).  The wise and the foolish (Prov. 1:7).  The saved and the lost (Luke 19:10).  The elect and the non-elect (Rom. 9).  […]

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 “Do not think that I came to bring peace on the earth; I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.”   Jesus, Matthew 10:34 “The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he doesn’t […]

  “Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 “Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.  Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are […]

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 Holy, holy, holy! Lord God Almighty! All Thy works shall praise Thy Name, in earth, and sky, and sea; Holy, holy, holy; merciful and mighty! God in three Persons, blessed Trinity! Holy, Holy, Holy The tune Nicaea, named in […]

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6   In 1870, Charles Spurgeon published a book entitled Feathers For Arrows; or Illustrations from my Note Book.  In it the prince of preachers recounts the following wonderful, albeit convicting, story: “I have heard of a certain divine, […]

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6   God’s Glorious Revelation God’s glorious revelation to us in Scripture is, among many wonderful things, a history of worship.  While we see Scripture’s grandest theme in the unfolding of God’s grace-filled redemptive plan, culminating in the majestic […]

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6   Scripture uses many terms to describe followers of Christ. The term “Christian” (Acts 11:26) was first used as a pejorative against those followers of “the Way,” as Paul termed the faith in his defense before Felix (Acts […]