Bowing Down ” : An Act of worship and it’s mystery in Celestial

” Bowing Down ” : An Act of worship and it’s mystery in Celestial

Psalm 95:6
Oh come, let us worship and bow down. Let us kneel before the Lord our Maker.

There is a great connection between bowing down and worship. There is no way we would bow down without worship of God.

Bowing down originated from the Hebrew word ‘Shachah’, hishtahvah’ which means to bow down, to prostate oneself before God in worship, to fall on one’s face, to stoop down.

To understand what is the mystery of bowing down, we need to understand what the true worship of God is.

Worship is an act of giving away all to God. Worship is an heartfelt encounter of man with God. Worship is the reason we are created, the final end of all essence.

Worship is connected and associated with contrition and posture. This is where bowing down comes in.

Worship and praise is the center of activity in heaven.
Revelations 5:14, 4: 9, 11:16, 19:4,
The 24 elders worship fell down to God.

Bowing down is a sign of submission to someone greater.
It is impossible to have an heart of worship without bowing down. Bowing down is an expression of submission to God.

To worship God is to submit and surrender to God’s sovereignty.

Our bowing down may not be always be physical but in our hearts we must bow before him who is on the throne.

Bowing down is an action that expresses total submission, obeisance, surrender, reverence to the glory of God.
Bowing down should not become a ritual and that’s what God hates. Bowing down of the body, but not bowing down in the heart.
What makes worship a true worship is what happens in spirit and truth. The body and spirit must surrender, bow down to God or else we have practiced abstract worship. The essence of worship and bowing down is genuineness.
The problem is that we find it difficult to truly bow before the throne, Instead, there is something in us called sin that would rather we be the one on the throne. This is what Satan also wants.

Exodus 23:24
You shall not bow down to their gods or serve them, nor do according to their works

God hates when we bow down to other gods and let them take his place in our heart. He reminds us that he is a jealous God. This shows how important bowing down is to him

Exodus 20:2-4
Bowing down to other gods is like showing hatred to God. We are not to bow down to other gods.

Many nominal Christians that are engaged in one problem or the other hereby seeming fetish means have laid allegiance and worship to those gods, thus receiving the mark of Satan and are denied entry into heaven upon their death. This is the reason celestial church of Christ came to the world to lead us to the way of true worship of God in total homage to him.

Luke 4:7
During the temptation of Jesus in the wilderness, Satan asked Jesus to bow down for him. The ultimate goal of Satan is to be worshipped like God.

Bowing is an expression of total surrender and submission to a thing but as celestians only God is worthy of our worship because he alone is God

Matthew 26:39
In the garden of Gethsemane, Jesus bowed down and fell on his face in Submission, total humility and surrender to his father and God. He gave up everything at that moment . He gave up power and will.
The more we can submit our will to God, the more genuine our worship and bowing down becomes. The essence of true worship is an attitude of the heart that continually acknowledges God and values his character.

Esther 3
Mordecai refused to bow down for Haman because he knew the meaning of bowing down to him and God rewarded him for reverence to this. We are not to bow down to any human, image or creator as this means we have surrender and are under control of such.

Daniel 3
Shedrack Meshach and Abednego refused to worship and bow down to the Golden image made by King Nebuchadnezzar, but stood their grounds to die than worship.

Acts 12:23
Then immediately an angel of the lord struck him because he did not give glory to God.

Bowing down is a form of giving all glory to God. Anyone who does not give glory to God is proud and a rebel, and is destined for destruction.

Bowing down should deplete glorifying God.

Revelations 22: 8
John tried to bow down to the angel but was instructed not to do that because both angels and men and l living are created to bow down to only God.

Every knee shall bow, every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is lord.

Our watchnight service depletes the true essence of bowing down to God in total submission

Yah Gol la mariyagariyeh
At the commencement of this injunction, we are to bow down our heads fully and completely to God in submission. This is the essence of true worship.

John 4:20-23
What makes worship, a true worship is what happens in spirit and truth.
Submission and surrender to the Almighty. The heart, body and spirit must worship the Almighty otherwise it is false worship or bowing down just an ordinary exercise.

Bowing down is an extremely spiritual and celestial practice of worship which God desires if done in truth and in spirit.
Bowing down is an expression of submission to God almighty fully, wholly and completely. The body and spirit are in sync to worship God.

Our hourly worship also requires bowing down which allows us to tap into the heavenly way of worship which allows us access into the presence of God and his throne.

Written by Brother Tola Adele

Related Posts

2,519 thoughts on “Bowing Down ” : An Act of worship and it’s mystery in Celestial

  1. Ꮋave you evr considered about including a lіttle bit more thuan just your articles?

    I mean, what youu say is important and everything.
    But just imagine if you added somke gresat graphics or
    viԁeo clips to give yoսr posts more, “pop”! Your content is excellent but with pics and videos, this site coiuld definitely
    be օne of the most beneficial in іts field. Fantastic blоg!

    my blog; personals sites

  2. Its like you read my mind! You seem to know so much about this, like you wrote the book in it or
    something. I think that you can do with a few pics to drive the
    message home a bit, but instead of that, this is wonderful blog.
    A fantastic read. I will certainly be back.

  3. Have you ever thought about including a little bit more than just your articles?
    I mean, what you say is important and all. But think of if you added some great graphics or videos
    to give your posts more, “pop”! Your content is excellent but with pics and videos, this blog could certainly be one of the very best in its niche.
    Excellent blog!

  4. Hi this is kind of of off topic but I was wanting to know
    if blogs use WYSIWYG editors or if you have to manually code with HTML.

    I’m starting a blog soon but have no coding knowledge so
    I wanted to get guidance from someone with experience.
    Any help would be greatly appreciated!

  5. Attractive section of content. I just stumbled upon your web site and in accession capital to assert that
    I acquire actually enjoyed account your blog posts. Any way
    I will be subscribing to your feeds and even I achievement you access consistently

  6. Fantastic web site. Lots of useful info here.

    I am sending it to several buddies ans also sharing
    in delicious. And obviously, thank you on your sweat!

  7. Have you ever considered about adding a little bit more than just your articles?
    I mean, what you say is important and all.

    But think of if you added some great images or
    videos to give your posts more, “pop”! Your content is excellent but
    with images and videos, this website could certainly be one of the very best
    in its field. Terrific blog!

  8. Hi, I do think this is an excellent site. I stumbledupon it ;
    ) I am going to return once again since i have book marked it.
    Money and freedom is the greatest way to change, may you be rich and continue to help others.

  9. scoliosis
    Hmm it looks like your blog ate my first comment (it was extremely long) so I
    guess I’ll just sum it up what I submitted and say, I’m
    thoroughly enjoying your blog. I too am an aspiring blog blogger but I’m still new to the whole thing.

    Do you have any tips and hints for newbie blog writers? I’d really appreciate it.

  10. scoliosis
    Excellent blog you have here.. It’s hard to find quality writing like yours nowadays.

    I seriously appreciate individuals like you! Take care!!

  11. Today, while I was at work, my cousin stole my apple ipad and tested to see if it can survive a twenty five foot drop, just so
    she can be a youtube sensation. My iPad is now destroyed
    and she has 83 views. I know this is totally off topic but
    I had to share it with someone!

  12. Thanks a lot for your post. I would like to write my opinion that the cost of car insurance varies greatly from one scheme to another, due to the fact there are so many different issues which play a role in the overall cost. By way of example, the model and make of the vehicle will have an enormous bearing on the fee. A reliable old family car will have a less expensive premium compared to a flashy sports car.

  13. I’m not sure why but this blog is loading extremely slow for me. Is anyone else having this issue or is it a problem on my end? I’ll check back later and see if the problem still exists.

  14. Very nice post. I just stumbled upon your weblog and wished to say that I have truly enjoyed surfing around your blog posts.
    After all I’ll be subscribing to your rss feed and I hope you write again very soon!

  15. Heya i’m for the first time here. I found this board and I in finding It really
    useful & it helped me out a lot. I hope to give one thing
    again and help others such as you aided me.

  16. Wonderful work! This is the type of info that
    are supposed to be shared around the internet.
    Shame on Google for now not positioning this post higher!
    Come on over and consult with my website . Thanks

    Here is my web page james (Oliver)

  17. Do you mind if I quote a couple of your articles as long as I provide credit and sources back to your blog? My blog site is in the very same niche as yours and my visitors would definitely benefit from a lot of the information you present here. Please let me know if this ok with you. Many thanks!