Biblically shaped worship is a powerful way to remind ourselves that although we are beloved by God, we’re not really the star of our own story. Only in union with Christ by the Spirit are we the children of God and brothers and sisters in the community of faith.
—Robbie F. Castleman, Story Shaped Worship: Following Patterns from the Bible and History, 203-4
Michael Lindvall describes worship as “weekly practice at not being God.”
—Nathan Bierma, “Worshipful Service” http://www.perspectivesjournal.org/2006/06/essay-service.html