August 2020 Online National Thanksgiving Service
Ministering: Pastor E A Adeboye
Bible Text: Psalms 147:1
Song: We give You all the glory, we give You honour...
There are three major things said about Praise; Praise is good.
Praise is pleasant.
Praise is beautiful.
Praising God is a form of trade by barter.
When you are praising God, you are actually trading with Him.
God has made all things for His pleasure. Songs of Solomon 2:12, Isaiah 55:12, Psalm 98:8, Psalm 47:1,
If you draw near God, He will draw near you. God is seeking for those who will worship Him in spirit and in truth. You want God to draw near you? Praise Him. James 4:8, John 4:23-24
If you give God good praise, He will make sure that goodness and mercy shall follow you all the days of your life. Psalm 34:1
When you are grumbling and complaining, you are robbing yourself. You want goodness to be your portion, praise God. Psalm 136:3,
Praise is pleasant, Psalm 135:3, it gives God pleasure, and He will reward you by making you drink from the fountain of life Psalm 36:7-9
Praise gives God pleasure. When you praise God, He will give you from His rivers of His pleasure.
Isaiah 61:3 God will give you beauty for ashes.
God says you should praise Him and He will reverse the irreversible.
Psalm 90:17 If you praise God, He will establish the works of your hands.
When you praise God, He will make sure your works will never fail nor collapse.
When you praise God, He will beautify you with salvation. If you want the garment of praise instead of the spirit of heaviness. If you want God to beautify you with salvation, give your life to Jesus Christ.