“Therefore by Him let us continually offer the sacriﬁce of praise to God, that is, the fruit of our lips, giving thanks to His name.” Hebrews 13:15 NKJV
Encounter the presence of God in worship.
“Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.”” John 4:23-24 NIV
Encounter the cleansing work of baptism.
“Anyone who believes and is baptized will be saved. But anyone who refuses to believe will be condemned.” Mark 16:16 NLT
“Baptism, which corresponds to this, now saves you, not as a removal of dirt from the body but as an appeal to God for a good conscience, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ.” 1 Peter 3:21 ESV
Encounter the power of praying together.
“The basic teachings about Christ... the laying on of hands.” Hebrews 6:1-2 NLT
“I long to see you so that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to make you strong— that is, that you and I may be mutually encouraged by each other’s faith.” Romans 1:11-12 NIV
“I also tell you this: If two of you agree here on earth concerning anything you ask, my Father in heaven will do it for you.” Matthew 18:19 NLT
Encounter the joy of giving to God.
“You’ll not likely go wrong here if you keep remembering that our Master said, ‘You’re far happier giving than getting.’” Acts 20:35 MSG
Encounter the cross in communion.
“For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you: The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, “This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me.” 1 Corinthians 11:23-24 NIV
In the same way, after supper he took the cup, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood; do this, whenever you drink it, in remembrance of me.” For whenever you eat this bread and drink this cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until he comes.” 1 Corinthians 11:25-26 NIV