An Act of Worship In A Retail Store

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Jesus Lives!
Let Him Be Worshipped
And Adored At All Times,
In All Places,
By All Willing Hearts!
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Worship is not a matter of the place,
no matter how commercial, or secular, or even “holy”.
It’s not a matter of the crowd,
no matter its composition, from the faithful, to the skeptical.
It’s not a matter of the means of praise,
no matter how lofty and soaring, or off key and humble,
nor how vocally and instrumentally technical.
It’s not a matter of numbers,
no matter if a large gathering,
or a single off-key voice,
singing or speaking,
with a clapping beat,
or no beat at all.
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Worship, it seems to me, is a matter of
the condition of each worshipper’s heart.
Only God has full estimation of that;
however, here, there seems to be a crowd of
like-minded, like-hearted, worshippers,
and one great big, majestic musical instrument,
All led and kept together by one amazing conductor.
How analogous to our God and His people!
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There might be examples of all the above conditions of worship in this video.
He is worshipped and adored here – yes, even here – inside the huge Macy’s in Philadelphia.
This highly organized flash mob sings along with the world’s largest working pipe organ.
The “sounding joy”, the full, immense, amount of joy served-up is overwhelming!
In the fullness of time,
every knee will bow to Him,
and,
“He shall reign for ever and ever.”


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4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. ColorStorm
    Dec 13, 2014 @ 22:59:35

    GT

    Yes, seen this before. tkx
    Many take offense saying ‘these people are not believers,’ I say ‘so what.’ And how do you know anyway?

    Awesome song, even more awesome words. ‘He shall reign for ever and ever’.
    God’s word never returns void.

  2. a gentle iconoclast
    Dec 14, 2014 @ 19:25:16

    It was wonderful to hear this glorious music, Len, and to watch how people reacted to this surprise encounter. Thank you!
    Maria

    • Gloryteller
      Dec 14, 2014 @ 21:10:43

      Yes I agree!
      So metaphoric for our surprise encounters with our Lord, and the resultant heart-music therein!
      Glorious is right – and joyous!
      You’re very welcome, Maria.
      Thanks for your visit and comment!

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