What does the word unauthorized mean?
Acts 20:28 The elders are to “take Heed” and see that order and reverence is taking place in worship
I Cor 14 – leaders are to see that things are done decently and in order
Malachi 1:6, 8, 10 Show proper reverence or shut the doors!
I Cor 4:6 Paul tells us to “not think beyond what is written.”
Deut 4:2 instructs us to neither add nor take away from God’s word “in word or deed” refers to whether we are speaking or acting
Acts 4:7 “in the name of Jesus” means “by Jesus’ authority
I Sam 15:22 Says that we MUST have authority for everything we do
2 John 9 some had “transgressed and gone beyond the doctrine of Christ” as a result, they no longer had God as their father. We MUST do only what is authorized.
5 Authorized Acts of Worship: (Acts 2:42 (I Cor 16:2, Acts 20:7); Eph 5:19)
1. Lords Supper
5 Authorized Characteristics of Worship
1. Worship with Aim – Romans 8:6; 13
2. Worship with Action – Philippians 2:10-11
3. Worship with Absolute – John 4:24
4. Worship with Attitude – Philippians 3:3
5. Worship with Authority – John 14:6; 2 Timothy 2:15
Galatians 1:6-9 turning from the Gospel to a different Gospel and to distort the Gospel of Christ. 2 Timothy 4:3-4 “For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but WANTING to have their ears tickled, they will accumulate for themselves teachers in accordance to THEIR OWN DESIRES; and will turn away their ears FROM THE TRUTH, and will turn aside to myths.”
HOW MANY THINGS HAVE TO CHANGE FOR THE GOSPEL
TO BE A DIFFERENT GOSPEL?