Why should we honour God? Listen to Rev. Halls sermon on the reasons for honouring God in this weeks Sermon Audio taken from 1 Samuel 2:30. Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed. 1 Samuel 2:30 KJV.