“Greater is He Who is within me, than he who is in the world.” 1 John 4:4
One of the phrases I heard so often on worship teams and at churches was “We have to get into the presence of God.”
The impression I got was that God’s presence was a difficult place to attain, a challenging state to achieve, where all the music goes right and everyone is caught up in worship. That experience was the goal, and apparently it was rare, but we were going to try for it anyway.
For the “W” entry in the A to Z challenge, I want to talk about the term within.
This understanding of worship that I mention above seems to follow the Holy of Holies model.
If we look into the Old Testament and the laws about the setup and rituals of the Tabernacle of God, we find that there were three main sections to the place of worship. The Outer Court was the largest, where…
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