Come, Let Us Worship: The Image-Giving God

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 A Truth Suppressor’s View of Personhood In December 2014, what was hailed as a landmark ruling from an Argentine court regarding the case of Sandra, a “shy, twenty-nine year...

Come, Let Us Worship: The God Who Judges

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 “Gott ist tot.” “God is dead.”  Such was the repugnant proclamation published by 19th-century philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche.  A depraved, reputed homosexual, Nietzsche exhibited...

Come, Let Us Worship: When We’ve Sinned

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 One of the critical marks that distinguishes true Christianity from “Christianity in name only” is the lifelong struggle of believers against sin.  As J.C. Ryle has said, “True...

Come, Let Us Worship: The Full Counsel of God

“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...

Come, Let Us Worship: The Vanquished Foe

“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...

Come, Let Us Worship: His Marvelous Light

  “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...

Come, Let Us Worship: This Is War

“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...

Come, Let Us Worship: The Hope Of Glory

  “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,...

Come, Let Us Worship: The Fear of God

“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!...

Come, Let Us Worship: Informed Worship

“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,...

Come, Let Us Worship: Serious Worship

“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...