Worship in Spirit and Truth
Review: spirit and truth
How can a person prepare himself or herself for worship?
Remembering purpose Clothes, Cleanliness or other externals
What is God’s concern? What is your concern?
The Presence of God
The Body of Christ
Is worship personal, corporate or both?
The Gathering of God’s People
How can we honor God’s people appropriately?
Focusing on the Presence of God Some Lutheran conventions
In prayer and confession
In Psalm or words of praise
Insights into Parts of Our Worship (both traditional and contemporary)
Hymns and Songs
Making the words your own
Singing to God or to the body of Christ When you don’t know a tune
Confession and Absolution
Your major battles with sin or those connected with the theme The purpose of confessing your sins
The purpose of spoken absolution
Readings and Sermons Pre-read
Sermon outline and questions
Unity of the Body of Christ
Collect, Kyrie, Prayer of the Church Individual and Corporate Prayer Lord’s Prayer