Make Music and Give Thanks
We understand as believers, that real worship and praise comes from what's
in our hearts. If we have a problem worshipping, we need to ask our Lord to cleanse our hearts, and help us to yield
to the Holy Spirit.
When we yield to the Holy Spirit, He helps us to control our tongues, and use them
for God's glory. Actually, the only reason we have a tongue is to glorify God. When the fire from heaven
came, the Holy Spirit at pentecost gave us a new way to use our tongues.
Now, we are filled
with the s
Spirit; instead of complaining, criticizing and venting unbelief; we sing, make music, and give thanks (Eph:
Let's make a decision personally not to misuse our tongues, being an important member
of our bodies, above all others, which glorifies our creator.
I'm reminded of the lyrics of a song we sing
in church; "Hear these praises from a greatful heart, each time I think of you the praises start, love you so much
Jesus, love you so much".
May God's overwhelming grace and mercy overflow from his heart to our