I grew up in a church where the tradition was to raise up your hands while singing and when hearing the Word preached in such a way that you were encouraged. But why raise the hands?
The Scriptures are replete with admonitions to lift our hands to Yah and offering thanksgiving. The word is Yadah, featuring the word for hand; Yad. YHWH receives worship from the lifting of our hands, so let’s give Him that form of worship. Take a listen to this broadcast to learn more.