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Worship is Expectation
Thursday, May 13, 2021 by Barbara Higby

The Lord confides in those who fear him;
he makes his covenant known to them. Psalm 25:14

Expectation is hinted at in our last two reflections on worship, entrance and engagement—we expect to enter God’s presence and experience personal engagement. But beyond enjoying His company we can expect to hear God’s voice. When we enter that place of worship we can hear whispers of affirmation, tender words of encouragement, and sweet assurances of His watch care.

In this holy place, our expectant hearts are stilled and attentive, allowing us to hear God’s voice speak. He may impart wisdom, reveal direction, or answer questions previously asked in prayer. He always gives grace to hungry hearts and it is sweet beyond expression.

Psalm 25:14 tells us God will confide in us. The MSG Bible says it this way:

God-friendship is for God-worshipers; They are the ones he confides in.

God-worshipers, as you magnify Him, quiet your souls and rest in His glory. Listen for His words of blessing.

“Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things which you do not know.” Jeremiah 33:3

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