The Essence of Christian Worship

Awe combined with intimacy is the essence of Christian worship.

– Greear, J.D.; Gospel: Recovering the Power that Made Christianity Revolutionary; B&H Publishing Group; Nashville, TN; Copyright 2011; Kindle Edition; page 90

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Be Careful to Not Commit Idolatry

When we call things holy when they are not holy, we commit the sin of idolatry.  We give to common things the respect, awe, worship and adoration that belong only to God.  To worship the creature instead of the Creator is the essence of idolatry.

– R.C. Sproul, The Holiness of God, Tyndale House Publishers, Carol Stream, Ill., Copyright 1985, Kindle Edition