Out of the mouth of babes and nursing infants
You have ordained strength. Psalm 8:2 (NKJV)
What joy the mom of this little girl must feel, in seeing her child praise God with the 23rd Psalm. What joy Jesus must have, in hearing His children exalt His Name! That is what the “E” part of My TEA CUPP Prayers is all about, EXALTING and praising Jesus. How are you doing with this part of your prayers?
If you need some help, go to the Psalms. There you will find just the right words to give praise to our God and EXALT His Name…
The LORD lives!
Blessed be my Rock!
Let the God of my salvation be exalted. Psalm 18:46 (NKJV)
I will bless the LORD at all times;
His praise shall continually be in my mouth.
My soul shall make its boast in the LORD;
The humble shall hear of it and be glad.
Oh, magnify the LORD with me,
And let us exalt His name together. Psalm 34:1-3 (NKJV)
For You, LORD, are most high above all the earth;
You are exalted far above all gods. Psalm 97:9 (NKJV)
Both young men and maidens;
Old men and children.
Let them praise the name of the LORD,
For His name alone is exalted;
His glory is above the earth and heaven. Psalm 148:12-13 (NKJV)
Yes, open to the book of Psalms in your Bible today, and use God’s Word to exalt His Name. He will delight in you as you praise Him, just like this little girl.
But when the chief priests and scribes saw the wonderful things that He did, and the children crying out in the temple and saying, “Hosanna to the Son of David!” they were indignant and said to Him, “Do You hear what these are saying?”
And Jesus said to them, “Yes. Have you never read,
‘ Out of the mouth of babes and nursing infants You have perfected praise’?” Matthew 21:15-16 (NKJV)