Author Archives: George Hawke

About George Hawke

I live in Sydney, Australia

Worship in Revelation

What is worship? The Greek verb to worship proskuneo (Strongs #4352) occurs 60 times in the New Testament and 24 (40%) of these are in the book of Revelation. It’s the main book about worship in the New Testament. In … Continue reading

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Garigal National Park

Walk with Sydney Christian Bushwalkers on 23 September 2017 Sydney Christian Bushwalkers (opens in a new window)  

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The Hallel psalms – Part 2

After Jesus instituted the Lord’s Supper with His disciples, the Bible says that they finished by singing a hymn (Mt. 26:30; Mk. 14:26). This hymn was probably Psalm 118, the last of the Jewish Hallel (praise) psalms (Ps. 113-118). Here’s … Continue reading

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The Jewish Hallel psalms – Part 1

The Lord’s Supper was instituted at the last supper when Jesus celebrated the Passover with His disciples on the night before He was crucified. The Biblical account finishes, “When they had sung a hymn, they went out to the Mount … Continue reading

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Lockley Pylon & Blue Gum Forest

Walk with Sydney Christian Bushwalkers on 13 May 2017 Sydney Christian Bushwalkers (opens in a new window)

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Proclaiming the Lord’s death until He comes back

“For whenever you eat this bread and drink this cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until He comes” – 1 Corinthians 11:26 You may wonder why the eating of the bread and the drinking from the cup are important part … Continue reading

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Change

A friend of mine recently told me that he chooses to not use the word “change” to avoid the fear that seems to attach itself when change is mentioned. Instead he prefers to term change as “making adjustments”. Looking ahead … Continue reading

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True worship

What is “true worship”? You may think that worship is limited to a church meeting or the singing in such a meeting. But it’s much more than that! In Romans Paul shows that worship is an important part of our … Continue reading

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To serve and to give

“No one is to appear before me empty-handed.” Exodus 23:14. NIV. Living in an entertainment culture, we are coached to receive or to be entertained. We are prone to expect the same from a church. We go to church to hear … Continue reading

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Heathcote National Park

Walk with Sydney Christian Bushwalkers on 10 September 2016 Sydney Christian Bushwalkers (opens in a new window)

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