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The significance of worship for the Great Commission

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The Lord Jesus Christ gave the church its commission before he ascended to his Father: Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end

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The Gospel and the Discipline of Worship

Donald Whitney, author of Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life, Spiritual Disciplines within the Church, and Family Worship, explains that worship begins with an understanding of the gospel. The gospel not only prepares us to worship, it guides and sustains our worship. In biblical worship, we proclaim the gospel in word and sacrament. In the worship of God we read,

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