Our Guide Book

Personal Worship Lesson 11 [Final Lesson] By Claudine Lehman Every child of God has her own journey to travel. As we study the character of God, our walk will grow more intimate and joy-filled no matter where our journey takes us. That’s the very core of personal worship—getting intimately acquainted with God. Our guide book …

Precious Promises

Personal Worship Lesson 10 By Claudine Lehman We all like to receive promises, especially if they come from someone we trust. Promises can give hope in the midst of despair. Promises are the light at the end of a tunnel. Promises bring optimism to even the most pessimistic situation. Promises sustain us. As children of …

Divine Creativity

Personal Worship Lesson 9 By Claudine Lehman In order to have victory in our lives in the midst of trials and crisis—good times and bad—we must get our eyes off of others and onto the King of Kings. When we look around at each other and our circumstances, we find ourselves comparing, asking questions, being …

Coram Deo

Personal Worship Lesson 7 By Claudine Lehman Coram Deo is a Latin term loosely translated “in the presence of God” or “before the eyes of God.” This concept was a defining characteristic of the early church. Their lives were marked by awe for the holy, majestic God who called men and women to Himself. In Acts …

Tend the Fire

Personal Worship Lesson 6 By Claudine Lehman How deeply did you drink this week? Did you find yourself still taking small sips or are you learning to drink deeply—drink it all? We’ve been trying to define and understand what it means to worship. Personal worship is a life-long activity. Your first concern is to know God …

Drink Deeply

Personal Worship Lesson 5 By Claudine Lehman When I think about praying and quiet times or journal times, I am reminded of a story I once read in a devotional by Dr. Garth Leno: A little girl from a very poor family was in the hospital. The nurse brought her a glass filled to the …

What Is Worship?

PERSONAL WORSHIP LESSON 2 By Claudine Lehman Let’s start today with a very simple question: What is worship? Worship is hard to define, explain or teach because it is so personal. The act of worshiping covers a wide range of experiences and people. Worship can be very narrow and rigid, formal and liturgical or free …