How important is worship and what role should it play in the Christian life? Throughout Scripture we see worship mentioned in both the Old and New Testament in various ways. David dancing before the Lord, Jesus rejoicing in the Spirit and the outporuing of worship in the early church. Bishop T.D. Jakes shares his idea of worship and what it means to the spiritual life.
Beliefnet: What is worship and what does it mean to you?
Bishop T.D. Jakes:Well for me worship and my understanding of worship comes from the Latin word “worth-ship” and it is where we
express God's worth to us in our lives. Worship is essential to really create an atmosphere for the word of God to flow and for God to move in our lives corporately and individually.
Beliefnet: Some people would say worship is something that only takes place in the church, others would say it’s a daily practice, or something that you should do every now and then or perhaps when you feel like it. What would you say to that?
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