He is my God and I will praise Him

Exodus15.2-3

Exodus 15 (NIV)
Then Moses and the Israelites sang this song to the Lord:

“I will sing to the Lord,
    for he is highly exalted.
Both horse and driver
    he has hurled into the sea.

“The Lord is my strength and my defense;
    he has become my salvation.
He is my God, and I will praise him,
    my father’s God, and I will exalt him.
The Lord is a warrior;
    the Lord is his name.
Pharaoh’s chariots and his army
    he has hurled into the sea.
The best of Pharaoh’s officers
    are drowned in the Red Sea.
The deep waters have covered them;
    they sank to the depths like a stone.
Exodus 15.6Your right hand, Lord,
    was majestic in power.
Your right hand, Lord,
    shattered the enemy.

“In the greatness of your majesty
    you threw down those who opposed you.
You unleashed your burning anger;
    it consumed them like stubble.
By the blast of your nostrils
    the waters piled up.
The surging waters stood up like a wall;
    the deep waters congealed in the heart of the sea.
The enemy boasted,
    ‘I will pursue, I will overtake them.
I will divide the spoils;
    I will gorge myself on them.
I will draw my sword
    and my hand will destroy them.’
10 But you blew with your breath,
    and the sea covered them.
They sank like lead
    in the mighty waters.
11 Who among the gods
    is like you, Lord?
Who is like you—
    majestic in holiness,
awesome in glory,
    working wonders?

12 “You stretch out your right hand,
    and the earth swallows your enemies.
13 In your unfailing love you will leadExodus 15.13
    the people you have redeemed.
In your strength you will guide them
    to your holy dwelling.
14 The nations will hear and tremble;
    anguish will grip the people of Philistia.
15 The chiefs of Edom will be terrified,
    the leaders of Moab will be seized with trembling,
the people of Canaan will melt away;
16     terror and dread will fall on them.
By the power of your arm
    they will be as still as a stone—
until your people pass by, Lord,
    until the people you bought pass by.
17 You will bring them in and plant them
    on the mountain of your inheritance—
the place, Lord, you made for your dwelling,
    the sanctuary, Lord, your hands established.

18 “The Lord reigns
    for ever and ever.”Exodus 15.18

19 When Pharaoh’s horses, chariots and horsemen went into the sea, the Lord brought the waters of the sea back over them, but the Israelites walked through the sea on dry ground. 20 Then Miriam the prophet,Aaron’s sister, took a timbrel in her hand, and all the women followed her, with timbrels and dancing. 21 Miriam sang to them:

“Sing to the Lord,
    for He is highly exalted.
Both horse and driver
   He has hurled into the sea.”

The Israelites were moaning under their oppression and misery and the Lord heard their cry and acted in their behalf. Chapter 15 tells us that their moaning turned to praise and worship! Look what the Lord has done! 

After all three months of God speaking to our hearts through Exodus, chapters 1 – 14, which of the above verses speak to your heart?
Which one causes you the join the chorus of praise?
Is there a verse that gives you encouragement for your present circumstances?

What words would you use to sing a song unto the Lord?
Pray through these Scriptures in the first person in regards to your life!

Come let us worship together in the Spirit of holiness! God is great and greatly to be praised! Let everything that has breath, praise ye the Lord! 

Exodus 15.2-3

 To Know Jesus as Lord and Savior

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12 thoughts on “He is my God and I will praise Him

  1.  “Who among the gods
        is like you, Lord?
    Who is like you—
        majestic in holiness,
    awesome in glory,
        working wonders?”

    Wow, this verse is truly amazing. Who is like our God? No one is like our God.

    Liked by 1 person

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