A fellow pastor and brother in Christ, Matthew Winters (https://mdw4christ.wordpress.com) shared this and I thought it needed to be shared even more… By the way if you are not following Matthew, you might consider it…worthwhile reading!
Sam Storms, of Enjoying God Ministries, comments in an article, I Will Lift Up My Hands! (Psalm 63:4)
So I will bless you as long as I live;
in your name I will lift up my hands.
First, I raise my hands when I pray and praise because I have explicit biblical precedent for doing so. I don’t know if I’ve found all biblical instances of it, but consider this smattering of texts.
- “So I will bless you as long as I live; in your name I will lift up my hands” (Psalm 63:4).
- “To you, O LORD, I call; my rock, be not deaf to me, lest, if you be silent to me, I become like those who go down to the pit. Hear the voice of…
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