When you hear the word worship what comes to your mind?
Some say worship is singing a song, others say it is raising your hands, praying, or kneeling down. But what does God say worship is? If your purpose is to be in Heaven with the Lord then would you like to know what worship means to Him? That is exactly what we will be doing in Heaven worshipping our Heavenly Father. The word WORSHIP means to kiss the ground when prostrating before a superior, “to fall down/prostrate oneself to adore on one’s knees. To kiss ( HELPS Word-Studies ). It also means homage rendered to God only ( EBD ).
Worshipping has nothing to do with us and everything to do with God. In Revelation 4 John gets to see what worship truly means and what the throne room of God looks like. Here is what he says:
Revelation 4:1 After this I looked, and, behold, a door was opened in heaven: and the first voice which I heard was as it were of a trumpet talking with me; which said, Come up hither, and I will shew thee things which must be hereafter. 2 And immediately I was in the spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne… [read more]