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Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

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 i [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

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 Lord, for His lovingkindness is ever [...]

Jon Keel – Sunday 18th June – Created...

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

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

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 his pasture. 4 Enter his gates with thanksgiving; [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

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 holds deep caves and caverns, in the other hand g [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

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 reign on the earth.” 11 Then I looked a [...]