“Praise the Lord,” is an expression found 39 times in the Psalms. Over 150 times the Psalmist uses the word “praise” regarding his relationship with God.
Praising God is good. Not only is it the right thing to do, but praise also provides us personal benefits and blessings when we praise God.
Today’s list offers 10 benefits of daily praise in our lives.
10 Benefits of Daily Praise
#1 Praise lightens our load.
#2 Praise lessens our guilt.
#3 Praise minimizes our complaints.
#4 Praise reduces our stress.
#5 Praise supplies spiritual strength.
#6 Praise increases our assurance.
#7 Praise provides a calming trust.
#8 Praise creates deeper dependence on God.
#9 Praise decreases our need to feel in control.
#10 Praise results in a sweeter intimacy with God.
“I will praise the Lord according to His righteousness,
And will sing praise to the name of the Lord Most High.
–Ken Weliever, The Preacherman
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