Psalm 116

Posted on 03/06/20 by John Lindell in Prayer Meeting

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares an encouraging word from Psalm 116. Join us as we study scripture and hear the powerful truth that God answers prayer. Our prayer is that this message would encourage and strengthen you as we learn the importance of faith-filled prayer!

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Psalm 116 | Prayer Meeting

1st Principle: God answers prayer!

Psalms 116:1-2 (NLT)
I love the LORD because he hears my voice and my prayer for mercy. Because he bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath!

2nd Testimony: God answers prayer!

Psalms 116:3-6 (NLT)
Death wrapped its ropes around me; the terrors of the grave[a] overtook me. I saw only trouble and sorrow. Then I called on the name of the Lord: “Please, Lord, save me!” How kind the Lord is! How good he is! So merciful, this God of ours! The Lord protects those of childlike faith; I was facing death, and he saved me.

3rd Faith declaration: God is answering prayer even if I can’t see it!

Psalms 116:7-10 (NLT)
Let my soul be at rest again, for the Lord has been good to me. He has saved me from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling. And so I walk in the Lord’s presence as I live here on earth! I believed in you, so I said, “I am deeply troubled, Lord.”

Psalms 116:7-11 (ESV)
Return, O my soul, to your rest; for the Lord has dealt bountifully with you. For you have delivered my soul from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling; I will walk before the Lord in the land of the living. I believed, even when[a] I spoke: “I am greatly afflicted”;