Psalm 136: 1-4 (KJV)
"O give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever. O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever. To him who alone doeth great wonders: for his mercy endureth for ever."
Psalm 136:1-4 (MSG)
"Thank God! He deserves your thanks. His love never quits. Thank the God of all gods, His love never quits. Thank the Lord of all Lords. His love never quits. Thank the miracle-working God, His love never quits."
What is Praise?
When you hear the word PRAISE, what does that mean to you? Do words such as glorify, worship, honor, rejoice or give thanks come to mind? For me they do because these are considered action words. It is our feelings and desires towards God and not man that lead to such worship. We don’t only say we believe in God, but we go to Him daily and praise Him. As Christians, we ought to praise the Lord in all things.
Why do we need to praise the Lord?
Psalm 92:1-2 (NKJV)
"It is good to give thanks to the Lord, And to sing praises to Your name, O Most High;
To declare Your loving kindness in the morning, And Your faithfulness every night."
Psalm 150:6 (NIV)
"Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord."
A few reasons as to why we must Praise the Lord:
1. Praise gets our focus off ourselves and ba