Sermon Response June 17, 2018

The Text:Ezra 3

Discuss:

1. 2. 3. 4.

5.

Why is the 7th month important?
Why did the priests build the altar first?

Who is Zerubbabel and what was his role?

Why did the old men cry when they saw the foundation being laid?

Why do you think the people chose Psalm 136:1 to sing?

Respond:

  1. Do you worship God because of who he is or simply where you are?

  2. Do you worship God in a way that to not do so for a long period would cause you sadness?

  3. Do you worship God so boldly that others take notice?

Prayer

God, may we well up with thanksgiving when we think of who you are and what you have done for us. May that thankfulness pour out in worship and praise. May we be a people that worship you in such a way that others take notice.