Worship: The House Filled (Part 4)
E. L. Lovering, Ilfracombe
2 Chronicles: 5, 13, 14. "as the trumpeters, and singers were as one. to make ONE sound to be heard in PRAISING … the LORD … then the house was filed with a cloud …for the glory of the LORD had filled the House of God."
Key Thought: PRAISE.
Object: ALTAR v12.
Our Responsibility as Priests at the Altar
Heb. 13. 10/15. — We have an altar …
"By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to His Name."
Isa: 6. 4. "and the house was filled with smoke."
Key Thought: PURITY
Object: THRONE v1.
Our Duty as Subjects before the Throne
I Cor. 1, 29. "That no flesh should glory inHis presence."
Hebs 12, 29. 'For our God is a consuming fire"
Jn.: 12. 3. "and the house was filled with the odour of the ointment."
Key Thought: PRACTICE
Object: TABLE v2.
Our Privilege as Children at the Table
Jn. 1,12. "as many as received him, to them gave he the right to be children of God, to those that believe on his name." (Darby trans.)
We sacrifice as priests at the attar We serve as subjects before the throne We sup as children around the table.