Return to list of sermons T - Z

TITLE: When do we Worship?

TEXT: John 4:23-24

PROPOSITION: There is some misunderstanding about the place of worship.


KEY WORD: Events



  1. Some see little value to public worship.
  2. "I can worship in the woods just as well as in a building."
  3. Let's discuss the place, time and structure of our worship.


Multiple Choice Question


  1. With every act of kindness, compassion or mercy shown to others.
  2. When we are in a designated period of worship (Sunday 9:30 am)
  3. When we are engaged in a specific act of worship (sing, pray, etc.)
  4. Whenever we study, pray, meditate or sing praises.
  5. All the time.
  6. None of the five statements are correct.
  7. All of the five statements are true.

The correct answer is # 7. All of the five statements are correct.


Notice the following scriptural answers:


  1. Every act of kindness and mercy shown.
    Matthew 5:16 Let your light so shine
    Romans 12:1 Reasonable service (spiritual worship NIV)
  2. Designated places of worship.
    Hebrews 10:25 not forsake the assembly of yourselves together
    1 Corinthians 11:18, 20 all together in one place
  3. Specific acts of worship.
    Sing, Pray, Communion, Giving, Study the Word
    John 4:23-24
    Spirit = proper manner
    Truth = proper acts performed
  4. We must have personal, private worship.
    Matthew 6:5-6 pray in secret, rewarded openly
  5. At all times.
    Colossians 3:17 WHATEVER word or deed
    All of our life must bring praise and glory to God


Return to list of sermons from T - Z