Praise Silences the Enemy

Psalm 8:2 (NIV) “Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold against your enemies, to silence the foe and the avenger.”

Praise and Worship are very important elements in the life of any believer.  They invite God’s presence into our lives. There is something powerful that happens when we commune with the Father.  It adds depth to our relationship and allows us to take the attention off of ourselves, our circumstances and our distractions.

The Psalmist here says praise builds up a stronghold against our enemies and silences him.

Often times when we face problems, we hear many voices; not just the voice of God and His Word. If we are honest, the voice of the enemy is often right there yelling at us as well.  He wants us to hear his side, to feel sorry for ourselves, to react out of fear and ultimately to disengage our faith. Read More