1. Edifying the Whole Church
    21 Dec, 2016
    Edifying the Whole Church
    The one who speaks in a tongue builds up himself, but the one who prophesies builds up the church.  Now I want you all to speak in tongues, but even more to prophesy. The one who prophesies is greater than the one who speaks in tongues, unless someone interprets, so that the church may be built up.  Now, brothers, if I come to you speaking in tongues, how will I benefit you unless I bring you some revelation or knowledge or prophecy or teaching?  If even lifeless instruments, such as the flute
  2. Worship That Builds Up
    20 Dec, 2016
    Worship That Builds Up
    What then, brothers? When you come together, each one has a hymn, a lesson, a revelation, a tongue, or an interpretation. Let all things be done for building up.  1 Corinthians 14:26 So far in these ponderings on worship we've seen there is worship that is acceptable to God.  We've seen that worship to God must always be in connection with Jesus since without him our worship is always unacceptable.  And we've seen that while Jesus is the only one who can make our worship acceptable, being in