Praise Reflection

Praise Reflection (12 August) – The healing power of the blood of Jesus

‘“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”’ (1 Peter 2:24) The character of God and God’s action on our behalf Psalm 145:8-9 “The Lord is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love. The Lord is good to all;…

Praise Reflection (5 August) – The cleansing power of the blood of Jesus

“Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!” (John 1:29) “How much more, then, will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spiritoffered himselfunblemished to God, cleanse our consciencesfrom acts that lead to death,so that we may serve the living God!”  (Hebrews 9:14) Song  It’s Your Blood That Cleanses…

Praise Reflection (29 July) – The Blood of Jesus: the Life is in the Blood

“For the life of a creature is in the blood, and I have given it to you to make atonement for yourselves on the altar; it is the blood that makes atonement for one’s life.” ( Leviticus 17:11) “… because the life of every creature is its blood. That is why I have said to the Israelites,…

Praise Reflection (22 July) – Holy is Your Name!

Song Holy is Your Name (Brodie and Laura Buchal) Link – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KGdtcODYRCo&list=OLAK5uy_mUwcC393JXmH9yMH0ssK2zKm2zAU08aZQ Exodus 33:17-19 “And the Lord said to Moses, “I will do the very thing you have asked, because I am pleased with you and I know you by name.” Then Moses said, “Now show me your glory.” And the Lord said, “I will cause all my goodness to…

Praise Reflection (15 July) – Holy Love

2 Corinthians 5:21 “God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.” God is.                        Exodus 3:14 God is love.               1 John 4:8 God is holy.               Psalm 99:5 God’s love is holy. Yet the paradox is…

Praise Reflection (8 July) – Holiness Adorns The Lord’s House

Psalm 93 The Lord reigns, he is robed in majesty; the Lord is robed in majesty and armed with strength; indeed, the world is established, firm and secure. Your throne was established long ago; you are from all eternity. The seas have lifted up, Lord, the seas have lifted up their voice; the seas have…

Praise Reflection (1 July) – Be Holy

“Worship the Lord in the splendour of his holiness. Tremble before him, all the earth!” (1 Chronicles 16:29b-30a) We are called into relationship with a holy God. Holiness is not something we can gain by our own efforts, our striving or even by using spiritual disciplines (as the Wesley brothers learnt). Yet in both the…

Praise Reflection (24 June ) – Holy is the Lord!       

“Holy, holy, holy is the Lord Almighty; the whole earth is full of his glory” (Isaiah 6:3b). The Hebrew word Holy is an adjective, qāḏôš, meaning “sacred, holy, of God, as separate, apart, and so sacred.” [CWSB Dictionary and BROWN, DRIVER AND BRIGGS DICTIONARY.] The Lord is holy! Holiness is a characteristic of the three…

Praise Reflection (15 June) – The King of Glory Comes

Psalm 24 The earth is the LORD’S, and everything in it, the world and all who live in it; for he has founded it upon the seas and established it upon the waters.   Who may ascend the hill of the LORD? Who may stand in his holy place? He who has clean hands and…