God wants to hear the sounds of the praising of His people.
a. The basis of praise is that it is a voluntary thing.
b. It is also something that is universal.
2. Psalms(vs. 2)
God wants your heart.
Refusing to sing will cut off that emotion that God desires for you to feel about Him.
3. People (vs. 3)
Worship is very much a public thing, as well as private.
“know” means to acknowledge or confess.
4. Pattern (vs. 4)
content of worship
c. us going to Him
5. Person (vs. 5)
We go to church to worship God.
If you believe the Lord is good, you will go to church to worship Him.
If you know He has been merciful to you, you will go to church to worship Him.
If you have found God to be faithful, you will go to church to worship Him.