Our Form of Worship
Musical Instruments (Psalms 150:3-6 NIV) - Praise him with the sounding of the trumpet, praise him with the harp and lyre, praise him with tambourine and dancing, praise him with the strings and flute, praise him with the clash of cymbals, praise him with resounding cymbals. Let everything that has breath praise the LORD. Praise the LORD.
Singing: Speak to one another with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs. Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord. Ephesians 5:19
Clapping: Clap your hands, all you nations; shout to God with cries of joy. Psalms 47:1
Dancing: Let them praise his name with dancing and make music to him with tambourine and harp.
Prophecy: But everyone who prophesies speaks to men for their strengthening, encouragement and comfort.
1 Corinthians 14:3
Speaking With Tongues And Interpretation:
Therefore, my brothers, be eager to prophesy, and do not forbid speaking in tongues. (1 Corinthians 14:39 NIV) Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common good. . .to another speaking in different kinds of tongues, and to still another the interpretation of tongues. 1 Corinthians 12:7-10
Lifting Our Hands In Prayer:
I want men everywhere to lift up holy hands in prayer, without anger or disputing. 1 Timothy 2:8
Spiritual Songs and Crying Out To God In Praise: When he came near the place where the road goes down the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of disciples began joyfully to praise God in loud voices for all the miracles they had seen. Luke 19:37
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom, and as you sing psalms, hymns and spiritual songs with gratitude in your hearts to God. Colossians 3:16
Instruction from God's Word: What then shall we say, brothers? When you come together, everyone has a hymn, or a word of instruction, a revelation, a tongue or an interpretation. All of these must be done for the strengthening of the church. I Corinthians 14:2
Anointing With Oil And Prayer For The Sick: Is any one of you sick? He should call the elders of the church to pray over him and anoint him with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise him up. If he has sinned, he will be forgiven. James 5:14-15