[Excerpted from: John Piper and Jonathan Edwards, God’s Passion for His Glory: Living the Vision of Jonathan Edwards (Wheaton, IL: Crossway Books, 1998), 40–42.]
I previously posted the implications which Piper lists, and this is the full piece on implication 10 which I've been reflecting over. Unless noted in , the emphasis is mine. My prayer is that this would be as challenging and edifying a meditation as it has been for me.
For His glory and your joy,
Without further adieu...
Implication #10. The essence of authentic, corporate worship is the collective experience of heartfelt satisfaction in the glory of God, or a trembling that we do not have it and a great longing for it.[italics original]