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Why You Should Use God’s Word in Your Worship Services

 

It Can Be Proven that the Bible Contains the Inspired Word of God

Many people, even Christians, believe that the Bible’s claim of being the inspired Word of God has to be accepted by faith. The Bible claims that this is true and either you believe it or you do not. They are not aware that there is evidence that this is true. And...

Danger! Danger!

It must be pointed out that there is a danger in simply listing many scriptures from the Bible that one can use in a worship service as has been done in this reference work. The danger is that it is ignoring the context from which those scriptures came from. In many...

All the Scriptures and the Best Scriptures to Use in Worship Services in 17 Different Ways

All the Calls to Worship in the Bible

You can also view "45 of the Best Calls to Worship in the Bible" and "All the Introductions to Singing in the Bible." Listed below are all of the 274 Calls to Worship in the Bible to use in your worship services. Since the following scriptures may contain an...

45 of the Best Calls to Worship in the Bible

You can also view  "All the Calls to Worship in the Bible" and "25 of the Best Introductions to Singing in the Bible." Listed below are 45 of the best Calls to Worship in the Bible to use in your worship services. Since the following scriptures may contain an...

All the Introductions to and Prayers
of Adoration in the Bible

You can also view "20 of the Best Prayers of Adoration and Their Introductions in the Bible" and "Bowing in a Worship Service" and "Kneeling During a Worship Service." Listed below are all of the prayers of adoration and their introductions in the Bible to use in your...

All the Introductions to Singing in the Bible

You can also view "25 of the Best Introductions to Singing in the Bible" and "Singing Songs from the Spirit During a Worship Service." Listed below are the 164 selections of scripture from the Bible that you can use as Introductions to Singing for your worship...

25 of the Best Introductions to Singing in the Bible

You can also view "All the Introductions to Singing in the Bible" and "Singing Songs from the Spirit During a Worship Service." Listed below are 25 of the best Introductions to Singing in the Bible to use in your worship services. Since the following scriptures may...

All the Introductions to and Confessions
of Sin in the Bible

You can also view "65 of the Best Introductions to and Confessions of Sin in the Bible" as well as "The Best Scriptures for an Ash Wednesday Worship Service" and "The Best Scriptures for a Lenten Worship Service." Listed below are all of the 667 Confessions of Sin and...

65 of the Best Introductions to and Confessions
of Sin in the Bible

You can also view "All the Introductions to and Confessions of Sin in the Bible." Listed below are 65 of the best Confessions of Sin and their Introductions in the Bible to use in your worship services. The Scripture verses that follow are confessions of sin that are...

All the Introductions Before Scripture Readings for Worship Services

You can also view "30 of the Best Introductions Before Scripture Readings for Worship Services as well as "It Can Be Proven that the Bible Contains the Inspired Word of God," "The Uniqueness, Importance, and Power of the Word of God in the Bible," "The Beneficial...

All the Introductions Before Offerings in the Bible

You can also view "50 of the Best Introductions Before Offerings in the Bible" as well as "The Best Scriptures for a Worship Service on Stewardship." Listed below are all of the 213 Introductions Before Offerings in the Bible to use in your worship services. Since the...

50 of the Best Introductions Before
Offerings in the Bible

You can also view "All the Introductions Before Offerings in the Bible." Listed below are 50 of the best Introductions Before Offerings in the Bible to use in your worship services. Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have been removed...

All the Introductions to and Prayers of Thanksgiving in the Bible

You can also view "30 of the Best Prayers of Thanksgiving and Their Introductions in the Bible." “All the Prayers of Thanksgiving and Their Introductions in the Bible” mainly center on what God has done for us and others we know, while "All the Introductions to and...

All the Introductions to and Prayers
of Requests in the Bible

You can also view "40 of the Best Prayers of Request and Their Introductions in the Bible" and "Crying Out in Pray in a Worship Service" from "Scriptures on Our Freedom in Worshipping the LORD" in this reference work. Listed below are all of the Prayers of Requests...

All the Exhortations in the Bible

You can also view "70 of the Best Exhortations in the Bible" and "The Best Scriptures for a Lenten Worship Service." Listed below are all of the 724 Exhortations in the Bible to use in your worship services. Please note that exhortations to specifically worship God,...

70 of the Best Exhortations in the Bible

You can also view "All the Exhortations in the Bible." Listed below are 70 of the best Exhortations in the Bible to use in your worship services. Please note that some of the best exhortations to specifically worship God, instead of being listed here, can be found...

All the Ascriptions and Self-Declarations
by God in the Bible

You can also view "40 of the Best Ascriptions and Self-Declarations by God in the Bible" as well as "All the Introductions to and Prayers and Acclamations of Praise to God in the Bible" and "The Best Scriptures for a Transfiguration of the Lord Worship Service."...

40 of the Best Ascriptions and Self-Declarations
by God in the Bible

You can also view "All the Ascriptions and Self-Declarations by God in the Bible" and "40 of the Best Prayers and Acclamations of Praise to God and Their Introductions in the Bible." Listed below are 40 of the best Ascriptions and Self-Declarations by God in the Bible...

All the Benedictions and Blessings in the Bible

You can also view "25 of the Best Benedictions in the Bible." Listed below are all of the 105 Benedictions and Blessings in the Bible to use in your worship services. Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have been removed from their...

25 of the Best Benedictions in the Bible

You can also view "All the Benedictions and Blessings in the Bible." Listed below are 25 of the best Benedictions in the Bible to use in your worship services. Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have been removed from their contexts in...

The Best Scriptures to Use in 31 Worship Services
Based on the Church and Secular Calendars

The Best Scriptures for an Epiphany Worship Service

The verses below mainly center on Jesus’ manifestation to and salvation for the Gentiles through the visit of the Magi celebrated at Epiphany. The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in an Epiphany worship service are listed for the 17 different ways...

The Best Scriptures for a Baptism of the Lord Jesus Worship Service

The verses below not only apply to Jesus’ baptism, but also to His time of ministry through the presence and power of the Holy Spirit whom He received at His baptism as well as some other themes. For other scriptures that center on being baptized and filled with the...

The Best Scriptures for a Week for Christian Unity Worship Service

You can also view "Hugging and Kissing in a Worship Service" in the section on this site of "Scriptures on Our Freedom in Worshipping the LORD." The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Week for Christian Unity Worship Service are listed for the 17...

The Best Scriptures for a Lenten Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Lenten Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. These scriptures for Lent emphasize...

The Best Scriptures for an Ash Wednesday Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in an Ash Wednesday Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. For these services, the emphasis...

The Best Scriptures for a President’s Weekend Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a President's Weekend Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "The Best...

The Best Scriptures for a World Day of Prayer Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a World Day of Prayer Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view six...

The Best Scriptures for a Palm Sunday Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Palm Sunday Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. Calls to Worship Prayers of Adoration...

The Best Scriptures for a Maundy Thursday Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Maundy Thursday Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "The Best...

The Best Scriptures for a Good Friday Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Good Friday Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "The Best...

The Best Scriptures for an Easter Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Easter Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "The Best Scriptures for...

The Best Scriptures for a National Day of Prayer Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a National Day of Prayer Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view six different...

The Best Scriptures for a Mother’s Day Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Mother's Day Worship Service that emphasizes parenting are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. For...

The Best Scriptures for a Memorial Weekend Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Memorial Weekend Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. Calls to Worship Prayers of...

The Best Scriptures for a Pentecost Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Pentecost Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "The Best Scriptures...

The Best Scriptures for a Trinity Sunday Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Trinity Sunday Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. Calls to Worship Prayers of...

The Best Scriptures for a Father’s Day Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Father's Day Worship Service that emphasizes parenting are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. For...

The Best Scriptures for a Labor Day Weekend Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Labor Day Weekend worship service are listed on this page for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. Calls to Worship...

The Best Scriptures for a World Communion Sunday Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in World Communion Sunday worship service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "The Best...

The Best Scriptures for a Thanksgiving Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Thanksgiving Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "All the...

The Best Scriptures for a Christ the King Sunday Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Christ the King Sunday Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. The scriptures center on...

The Best Scriptures for an Advent Worship Service

Advent celebrates Jesus’ first and second comings to us. But since there is another worship service in this section that centers on Jesus’ first coming, "The Best Scriptures for a Christmas Worship Service," the verses below center only on Jesus’ second coming. The...

The Best Scriptures for a Christmas Worship Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Christmas Worship Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. Calls to Worship Prayers of Adoration...

God’s Word and the Best Scriptures to Use
in 23 Special Worship Services

The Best Scriptures for a Dedication Sunday or Service

You can also view "The Best Scriptures for a Testimony or Member’s Worship Service" and "The Best Scriptures When an Ordination or Installation Is Included in a Worship Service" in this reference work's same section. Some of the most important scriptures in the Bible...

The Best Scriptures for an Evangelism Emphasis Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in an Evangelism Emphasis Service are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view "The Best...

The Best Scriptures for a Healing Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a Healing Service are listed on this page for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. Some of the verses are based on the...

The Best Scriptures for a Funeral or Memorial Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a funeral or memorial service are listed on this page for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can also view the...

The Best Scriptures for a Missions Emphasis Sunday or Service

The best scriptures from the NIV Bible that can be used in a worship service that emphasizes missions and missionaries are listed for the 17 different ways that are given below. If you click or tap on one of them, it will take you to its location on this page. You can...

The Best Scriptures for a Worship Service on Stewardship

According to the Bible, we are stewards or caretakers of what actually belongs to God. This includes not only all that we have, but also all that we are and our very life. As God’s stewards, we give to Him our time, talent, treasure, and all that we have and are....

The Best Scriptures for a Testimony
or Member’s Worship Service

You can also view the scriptures for "The Best Scriptures for a Dedication Sunday or Service," "The Best Scriptures for an Evangelism Emphasis Service," and "The Best Scriptures for a Worship Service When New Church Members Are Recognized or There Is an Adult...

The Best Scriptures for a Wedding or the
Renewal of Marriage Vows Service

The subject matter of the following scriptures is on marriage. For verses on parenting, see “The Best Scriptures for a Mother’s Day Worship Service” or “The Best Scriptures for a Father’s Day Worship Service” in the section on “The Best Scriptures to Use in 31 Worship...

Old Testament Festival and Messianic Services

Scriptures on Our Freedom in Worshipping the Lord

Being Baptized and Filled with the Holy Spirit

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible about being baptized and filled with the Holy Spirit are given on this page in two sections. The first section uses scriptures to answer the question of "What Enables Us to Be Baptized and Filled with the Holy Spirit?" The second...

Bowing in a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about bowing taking place during a worship service are listed below. You can also view the scriptures for "Kneeling During a Worship Service." Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and...

Clapping in a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible about clapping in a worship service are given below. You can also view the scriptures for "All the Introductions to and Prayers and Acclamations of Praise to God in the Bible," for "Shouting During a Worship Service," and for...

Crying During a Worship Service

There Is Crying Now but Remember the Following from Revelation 21:1–4 1 Then I saw “a new heaven and a new earth,” for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea. 2 I saw the Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of...

Crying Out in Prayer in a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about crying out in prayer taking place during a worship service are listed below. You can also view "All the Introductions to and Prayers of Requests in the Bible" in "All the Scriptures and the Best Scriptures...

Dancing During a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about dancing taking place in a worship service are listed below. Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have been removed from their contexts in the NIV Bible, it is up to you to make...

Fasting During a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about fasting taking place during a worship service are listed below. Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have been removed from their contexts in the NIV Bible, it is up to you to...

Giving a Word of Knowledge in a Worship Service

You can also view the scriptures for "Giving a Word of Wisdom in a Worship Service" and for "Prophesying During a Worship Service." All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about giving a word of knowledge in a worship service are given below in two...

Giving a Word of Wisdom in a Worship Service

You can also view the scriptures for "Giving a Word of Knowledge in a Worship Service" and for "Prophesying During a Worship Service." All the scriptures in the NIV Bible about giving a word of wisdom are given below so that you can see how it might be done in a...

Hugging and Kissing During a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about hugging and kissing taking place during a worship service are listed below. You can also view "All the Scriptures on Fellowship, Loving One Another, and Passing God’s Peace in the Bible" and "The Best...

Joyfully Laughing in a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about joyful laughter taking place during a worship service are listed below. Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have been removed from their contexts in the NIV Bible, it is up to...

Kneeling During a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about kneeling taking place during a worship service are listed below. You can also view the scriptures for "Bowing in a Worship Service." Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have...

Prophesying During a Worship Service

A first section of scriptures from the Bible lists how prophecies are received from God and are then given for your guidance in prophesying during a worship service. Then a second section contains a list of scriptural references of many examples of prophecies in the...

Raising Your Hands in a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about raising your hands during a worship service are listed below. You can also view the scriptures for "Waving a Flag or Lifting a Banner in a Worship Service," "Clapping in a Worship Service," and "All the...

Receiving and Relating a Vision from God During a Worship Service

You can also view the scriptures for "Waiting on the LORD for Him to Speak or Act During a Worship Service." All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about receiving and relating a vision from God during a worship service are listed below. Also note...

Saying “Amen” or “Hallelujah” in a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about saying "Amen" or "Hallelujah" in a worship service are listed below. You can also view the scriptures for "All the Affirmations, Encouragements, and Promises of God in the Bible for Use in a Worship...

Shouting During a Worship Service

You can also view "All the Introductions to and Prayers and Acclamations of Praise to God in the Bible." All of the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about shouting taking place during a worship service are listed below. Since the following scriptures...

Singing Songs from the Spirit During a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about singing songs from the Holy Spirit during a worship service are listed below. You can also view the scriptures for "All the Introductions to Singing in the Bible" and "Being Baptized and Filled with the...

Speaking in a Language that You Never Learned in a Worship Service

You can also view the scriptures for "Interpreting What Is Spoken in Tongues of an Unknown Language During a Worship Service." All of the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about speaking in tongues, that is, in a language you never learned, during a...

Trembling During a Worship Service

All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about trembling taking place during a worship service are listed below. Since the following scriptures may contain an incomplete verse and have been removed from their contexts in the NIV Bible, it is up to you...

Waving a Flag or Lifting a Banner in a Worship Service

You can also view the scriptures for "Raising One’s Hands in a Worship Service." All the scriptures in the NIV Bible for you to consider about waving a flag or raising a banner during a worship service are listed below. Since the following scriptures may contain an...