Praise is a weapon, it will take away your worries, save you from your enemies and dismiss them.
In the midst of trouble, fight or a battle, it may seems contradictory to praise God in times as such, but the irony is that when you praise God in these challenging situation, the praise create an atmosphere for the Holy Spirit to intervene and make God come to your rescue.
Psalm 8:2 “Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold against your enemies, to silence the foe and the avenger.”
Praise is a special type of weapon that is more powerful than other weapons.
2 Corinthians 10:4 “The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds.”
Luke 17:6 “He replied, “If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it will obey you.”
When you praise God despite the situation, it implies you saying “God is bigger than my problems” which moves Holy Spirit to work for you.
Acts 16:25-26 “25 About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them. 26 Suddenly there was such a violent earthquake that the foundations of the prison were shaken. At once all the prison doors flew open, and everyone’s chains came loose.”
There’s nothing impossible for God, praise is your weapon of choice to overcome your enemies and make the devil flee from you. Praising God should be put to practice always and enjoy the powerful hands of God fights your battles.
Study these Bible verses, have faith and enjoy divine interventions in your life:
Isaiah 25:1 “Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done wonderful things, things planned long ago.”
Psalm 150:6 “Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord.”
Deuteronomy 10:21 “He is the one you praise; he is your God, who performed for you those great and awesome wonders you saw with your own eyes.”
Acts 16:25 “About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them.”
Psalm 42:11 “Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.”
James 5:13 “Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray. Is anyone happy? Let them sing songs of praise.”
Psalm 103:1 “Praise the Lord, my soul; all my inmost being, praise his holy name.”
Hebrews 13:15 “Through Jesus, therefore, let us continually offer to God a sacrifice of praise—the fruit of lips that openly profess his name.”
Psalm 9:1 “I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.”
Psalm 139:13-14 “For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.”
Ephesians 5:20 “always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.”
Jeremiah 17:14 “Heal me, Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise.”
Psalm 145:1 “I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever.”
2 Samuel 22:50 “Therefore I will praise you, LORD, among the nations; I will sing the praises of your name.”
Psalm 108:3 “I will praise you, Lord, among the nations; I will sing of you among the peoples.”
Isaiah 61:3 “and provide for those who grieve in Zion— to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. They will be called oaks of righteousness, a planting of the LORD for the display of his splendor.”
Psalm 28:7 “The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.”
Luke 2:20 “The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told.”
1 Chronicles 29:13 “Now, our God, we give you thanks, and praise your glorious name.”
Psalm 71:8 “My mouth is filled with your praise, declaring your splendor all day long.”
Ezra 3:11 “With praise and thanksgiving they sang to the LORD: “He is good; his love toward Israel endures forever.” And all the people gave a great shout of praise to the LORD, because the foundation of the house of the LORD was laid.”
Psalm 63:3-4 “Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you. I will praise you as long as I live, and in your name I will lift up my hands.”
Exodus 15:11 “Who among the gods is like you, LORD? Who is like you— majestic in holiness, awesome in glory, working wonders?”
Revelation 5:13 “Then I heard every creature in heaven and on earth and under the earth and on the sea, and all that is in them, saying: “To him who sits on the throne and to the Lamb be praise and honor and glory and power, for ever and ever!”
Psalm 148:1-5 “Praise the LORD.Praise the LORD from the heavens; praise him in the heights above. 2 Praise him, all his angels; praise him, all his heavenly hosts. 3 Praise him, sun and moon; praise him, all you shining stars. 4 Praise him, you highest heavens and you waters above the skies. 5 Let them praise the name of the LORD, for at his command they were created.”
Colossians 3:16 “Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.”
Psalm 34:1 “I will extol the Lord at all times; his praise will always be on my lips.”
Psalm 145:3 “Great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom.”
Exodus 15:2 “The LORD is my strength and my defense ; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father’s God, and I will exalt him.”
Psalm 56:4 “In God, whose word I praise— in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?”
Joel 2:26 “You will have plenty to eat, until you are full, and you will praise the name of the LORD your God, who has worked wonders for you; never again will my people be shamed.”
Psalm 105:1 “Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done.”
Romans 14:11 “It is written: ‘As surely as I live,’ says the Lord, ‘every knee will bow before me; every tongue will acknowledge God.”
Philippians 4:8 “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.”
Acts 2:46-47 “Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts, praising God and enjoying the favor of all the people. And the Lord added to their number daily those who were being saved.”
Psalm 66:17 “I cried out to him with my mouth; his praise was on my tongue.”
2 Samuel 22:4 “I called to the LORD, who is worthy of praise, and have been saved from my enemies.”
James 3:10 “Out of the same mouth come praise and cursing. My brothers and sisters, this should not be.”
Isaiah 12:4 “In that day you will say: “Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done, and proclaim that his name is exalted.”
Daniel 2:23 “I thank and praise you, God of my ancestors: You have given me wisdom and power, you have made known to me what we asked of you, you have made known to us the dream of the king.”
Judges 5:3 “Hear this, you kings! Listen, you rulers! I, even I, will sing to the LORD; I will praise the LORD, the God of Israel, in song.”
Psalm 119:7 “I will praise you with an upright heart as I learn your righteous laws.”
1 Chronicles 16:29 “Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; bring an offering and come before him. Worship the LORD in the splendor of his holiness.”
Job 1:20-21 “At this, Job got up and tore his robe and shaved his head. Then he fell to the ground in worship and said: “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked I will depart. The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away; may the name of the Lord be praised.”
Daniel 4:34 “At the end of that time, I, Nebuchadnezzar, raised my eyes toward heaven, and my sanity was restored. Then I praised the Most High; I honored and glorified him who lives forever. His dominion is an eternal dominion; his kingdom endures from generation to generation.”
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