|Staying in the Word|
The Ultimate Priority - Worship . . . Part 1
UNACCEPTABLE WORSHIP Page 5
All of this amounts to "Unacceptable Worship" and is still happening today. The apostle Paul wrote to the Colossians, "And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father." (Colossians 3:17)
The only worship that the Father will accept, is that which comes through a saving faith in His Son, Jesus Christ. Further, it is to be in accordance with all that Jesus has commanded.
Finally, the fourth type of "Unacceptable Worship"...
4. WORSHIP OF THE TRUE GOD, IN THE RIGHT WAY, WITH A WRONG ATTITUDE - HYPOCRISY
** Is it possible to worship God, in accordance with His Word, but all the time holding a sinful attitude?
But not just Israel, even the church herself was guilty of this hypocrisy.
** As we pursue "The Ultimate Priority - Worship", what is to be the overall characteristic of that worship?