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1 Corinthians 14:26 (NLT) A Call to Orderly Worship 26 Well, my brothers and sisters, let’s summarize. When you meet together, one will sing, another will teach, another will tell some special revelation God has given, one will speak in tongues, and another will interpret what is said. But everything that is done must strengthen […]

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Barak – to kneel, bless . BARAK means “to kneel down, to bless God as an act of adoration, to salute.” Psalm 95:6 O come let us worship and bow down; let us kneel (barak) before the Lord our maker. 1Chronicles 29:20 Then David said to all the assembly, “Now bless (barak) the Lord your […]

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HALAL – Psalm 113: 1-3 Praise the Lord! Yes, give praise, O servants of the Lord.Praise the name of the Lord! Psalm 150 1 Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heaven! 2 Praise him for his mighty works; praise his unequaled greatness! 3 Praise him with a blast […]

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Another Hebrew word for praise SHABACH means, “to shout, to address in a loud tone, to command, to triumph.” Psalm 47:1 O clap your hands, all peoples; shout (shabach) to God with the voice of joy (or triumph). Psalm 145:4 One generation shall praise (shabach) Thy works to another and declare Thy mighty acts. Isaiah […]

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We continue today by exploring different Hebrew words for praise and worship Psalm 47:1 “Oh, clap your hands, all you peoples! Shout to God with the voice of triumph!” Taqa – to slap the hands together as; to clatter, clang, sound, blow, clap or strike. Macha – to strike the hands together in exaltation Clapping […]

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Each day this week we’re going to look at the Hebrew words for praise in the Bible YADAH / TOWDAH – YADAH is a verb with a root meaning, “the extended hand, to throw out the hand, therefore to worship with extended hand, to lift the hands 2 Chronicles 20:21 Give thanks (yadah) to the […]

Jon Keel – Sunday 18th June...

Jon shares the next message in the series on worship – focusing on posture, expression and the nuances of different Hebrew words used for praise. http://media.blubrry.com/sawyerschurch/p/www.sawyerschurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2017.06.18.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Psalm 100 New Living Translation (NLT) Psalm 100 A psalm of thanksgiving. 1 Shout with joy to the Lord, all the earth! 2 Worship the Lord with gladness. Come before him, singing with joy. 3 Acknowledge that the Lord is God! He made us, and we are his. We are his people, the sheep of […]

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Psalm 95 Psalm 95 The Message (MSG) 95 1-2 Come, let’s shout praises to God, raise the roof for the Rock who saved us! Let’s march into his presence singing praises, lifting the rafters with our hymns! 3-5 And why? Because God is the best, High King over all the gods. In one hand he […]

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Revelation 5:9-16 “You are worthy to take the scroll and break its seals and open it. For you were slaughtered, and your blood has ransomed people for God from every tribe and language and people and nation. 10 And you have caused them to become a Kingdom of priests for our God. And they will […]