Deliver Me, O Lord
Who can deliver like God of Jacob, God of David, God of Hezekiah, and God of Daniel? There is none who can deliver like these people were delivered, and like you have been delivered before. Let your faith rise as read this and know that you will get out of that affliction, for God will deliver you again, in the name of Jesus.
“Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all.” Psalm34:19(NKJV). Read the whole chapter to see God’s promises for those who trust in Him. If you trust God and call on Him for deliverance, He will deliver you.
This scripture was given to me as I was going through a difficult situation and I thought, “Lord, Is this challenge not too much?” This is how we normaly think in times of trouble, but God says, He will deliver us, no matter the number we face per time, and no matter how difficult the situation may be. There is deliverance for you.
Deliver Me, O Lord
DELIVER means to rescue, to save, to recover and to snatch away from. So even if the captor does not want to release gently, God can take away by force and contend with him. Glory to God. His name is Almighty. He is all powerful and He has a million ways of delivering His children. If you consider all we go through in life, they are about deliverance; from sickness, poverty, shame and reproach, sin, decietful and unjust men, evil doers. God can deliver us from them all.
JACOB cried unto God, ” Deliver me, I pray, from the hand of my brother…” Genesis32:11. God delivered him. Jacob did something to facilitate his deliverance, he gave gifts “to find favour” Genesis33:8. Perhaps because he knew that he wronged his brother.
DAVID was being pursued by the whole army led by king Saul, who saw him dangerous to his kingdom. If you are not a risk to the kingdom of darkness, you will not be having afflictions. God will deliver you from them all, and not one of your bones shall be broken, in Jesus’ name. David never relied on his power, he always turned to God for his deliverance. “O LORD my God, in You I put my trust; save me from all those who persecute me; and deliver me.” Psalm7:1. Please read the entire chapter which my Bible tags, “Prayer and Praise for Deliverance from the Enemies”. You may also consider David’s other cries for deliverance in Psalms31:1, 40:13, 70:1, 140:1, 143:9. He cried for help and he cried for speed. If you do the same God will save you speedily and put a new song in your mouth, in the name of Jesus.
Deliver Me, O Lord
HEZEKIAH had his share of terrorism in the hand of the king of Assyria who boasted that there was no deliverance for all his captives and so Hezekiah should not expect any deliverance. The Holy One of Israel rose up against the proud king to deliver Hezekiah. Read Isaiah37 and 38 to see how Hezekiah was delivered, not only from the king but also from sickness.
DANIEL was delivered from fiery furnace and from the lions’ den. God will also deliver you from the fire of the enemy and it will not burn you, in the name of Jesus. God will gag every lion roaring against you and silence all your enemies permanently, in the name of Jesus. Read Daniel3 and 6. God used Daniel as the show piece of His power and the king told all his people to worshily only the God of Daniel. If you trust God, He will make you a show piece too, in the name of Jesus.
PAUL had his bountiful share of afflictions as a minister of the gospel, and God who sent him delivered him from the people to whom He sent him. “Yes, we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves but in God who quickens the dead, 10. who delivered us from so great a death, and does deliver us; in whom we trust that He will still deliver us. 2Corinthians9, 10. Like Paul, have confidence that God will yet deliver you from any ugly situation you are going though and the glory of the LORD shall be revealed on your life.
Deliver Me, O Lord
*Afflictions will come if you are a child of God, serving God. But that affliction will not overpower you. It is you who will overcome it. Be of good cheer, Jesus had overcome the world. John16:33
*There are provisions and promises for deliverance from any affliction. If you go to Jesus and have trust that He can deliver you and give you rest.Matthew11:28-30, He will surely deliver you.
HOW TO GET YOUR DELIVERANCE
- Cry for the mercy of God. His mercy never fails.
- Assert your faith in God that He alone can deliver you, and that He will deliver you. That was what Daniel and his friends did to escape the fiery furnace. David did so several times.
- Focus your faith on the power of God and not on the wisdom of man. If you consider what man can do, you will be seeing impossibility, but if you focus on the power of God, you will know that God can do it and your faith will rise.
- Go to God in PRAYER. Use those scriptures to call on God for help, speedy help. This is the time to pray always. Give God no rest until He prooves Himself as the LORD of hosts in your life.
- Remind God of your integrity. David said, “Let integrity and uprightness preserve me; for I wait for You.” Psalm25:21. Holy living will always help you in times of troubles. Remind God of your offerings too. Psalm20:1-3, Psalm41:1, 2.
- Let God know that His name is involved in the matter. If He does not do it for your sake, tell Him to do it for His name’s sake. Psalm109:21, Psalm116:4. This is the time to call upon His name as Redeemer, I AM THAT I AM, Jehovah, Jesus. Call Him and tell Him to show you the way out. His other name is the Way. God will make way for you.
- Give God Praises and Thanksgiving to show that you have strong confidence that He will deliver you.
PRAYER POINTS: You will pray, not only for yourself, but also for all the members of your family, and that which concerns you
- Arise O LORD, and deliver us from our enemies, they are too strong for us, in the name of Jesus.
- Our Father, Let not the wicked swallow us up, deliver us, in the name of Jesus.
- Lord, God, Frustrate all the tokens of the wicked and let them not prevail against us, deliver us, in the name of Jesus.
- O LORD, Break the bands of the wicked and deliver us from their grips, in the name of Jesus.
- Father, Open our graves and cause us to come out, in the name of Jesus.
- Father, deliver us from the evil workers and save us from them speedily, in the name of Jesus.
- We bless and thank Your Holy Name for we are confident that you will yet deliver us as you have delivered us in the past, in Jesus’ name.
Glory to God. Jesus is Lord!
Deliver Me, O Lord
Prayer points/Bible Verses on Deliver me, O Lord
Rodale’s Synonym Finder:
“deliver … set free, release; disburden, unload, disencumber, disentangle, extricate, free; rescue, ransom.”
Psalms 6:1 O LORD, rebuke me not in thine anger, neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure.
2 Have mercy upon me, O LORD; for I am weak: O LORD, heal me; for my bones are vexed.
3 My soul is also sore vexed: but thou, O LORD, how long?
4 Return, O LORD, deliver my soul: oh save me for thy mercies’ sake.
5 For in death there is no remembrance of thee: in the grave who shall give thee thanks?
Psalms 7:1 O LORD my God, in thee do I put my trust: save me from all them that persecute me, and deliver me:
2 Lest he tear my soul like a lion, rending it in pieces, while there is none to deliver.
Psalms 17:13 Arise, O LORD, disappoint him, cast him down: deliver my soul from the wicked, which is thy sword [NKJV: with Your sword]:
14 From men which are thy hand [NKJV: with Thy hand], O LORD, from men of the world, which have their portion in this life, and whose belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure: they are full of children, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes.
Psalms 22:19 But be not thou far from me, O LORD: O my strength, haste thee to help me.
20 Deliver my soul from the sword; my darling [NKJV: my precious life] from the power of the dog.
Psalms 25:17 The troubles of my heart are enlarged: O bring thou me out of my distresses.
18 Look upon mine affliction and my pain; and forgive all my sins.
19 Consider mine enemies; for they are many; and they hate me with cruel hatred.
20 O keep my soul, and deliver me: let me not be ashamed; for I put my trust in thee.
Psalms 27:11 Teach me thy way, O LORD, and lead me in a plain path, because of mine enemies.
12 Deliver me not over unto the will of mine enemies: for false witnesses are risen up against me, and such as breathe out cruelty.
Psalms 31:1 In thee, O LORD, do I put my trust; let me never be ashamed: deliver me in thy righteousness.
2 Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my strong rock, for an house of defence to save me.
Psalms 31:15 My times are in thy hand: deliver me from the hand of mine enemies, and from them that persecute me.
Psalms 35:11 False witnesses did rise up; they laid to my charge things that I knew not.
12 They rewarded me evil for good to the spoiling of my soul.
13 But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth: I humbled my soul with fasting; and my prayer returned into mine own bosom.
14 I behaved myself as though he had been my friend or brother: I bowed down heavily, as one that mourneth for his mother.
15 But in mine adversity they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together: yea, the abjects gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; they did tear me, and ceased not:
16 With hypocritical mockers in feasts, they gnashed upon me with their teeth.
17 Lord, how long wilt thou look on? rescue my soul from their destructions, my darling from the lions.
Psalms 39:7 And now, Lord, what wait I for? my hope is in thee.
8 Deliver me from all my transgressions: make me not the reproach of the foolish.
Psalms 40:11 Withhold not thou thy tender mercies from me, O LORD: let thy lovingkindness and thy truth continually preserve me.
12 For innumerable evils have compassed me about: mine iniquities have taken hold upon me, so that I am not able to look up; they are more than the hairs of mine head: therefore my heart faileth me.
13 Be pleased, O LORD, to deliver me: O LORD, make haste to help me.
Psalms 43:1 Judge me, O God, and plead my cause against an ungodly nation: O deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man.
Psalms 44:4 Thou art my King, O God: command deliverances for Jacob.
Psalms 51:14 Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, thou God of my salvation: and my tongue shall sing aloud of thy righteousness.
Psalms 56:12 Thy vows are upon me, O God: I will render praises unto thee.
13 For thou hast delivered my soul from death: wilt not thou deliver my feet from falling, that I may walk before God in the light of the living?
Psalms 59:1 Deliver me from mine enemies, O my God: defend me from them that rise up against me.
2 Deliver me from the workers of iniquity, and save me from bloody men.
Psalms 60:4 Thou hast given a banner to them that fear thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth. Selah.
5 That thy beloved may be delivered; save with thy right hand, and hear me.
Psalms 69:12 They that sit in the gate speak against me; and I was the song of the drunkards.
13 But as for me, my prayer is unto thee, O LORD, in an acceptable time: O God, in the multitude of thy mercy hear me, in the truth of thy salvation.
14 Deliver me out of the mire, and let me not sink: let me be delivered from them that hate me, and out of the deep waters.
15 Let not the waterflood overflow me, neither let the deep swallow me up, and let not the pit shut her mouth upon me.
16 Hear me, O LORD; for thy lovingkindness is good: turn unto me according to the multitude of thy tender mercies.
17 And hide not thy face from thy servant; for I am in trouble: hear me speedily.
18 Draw nigh unto my soul, and redeem it: deliver me because of mine enemies.
Psalms 70:1 Make haste, O God, to deliver me; make haste to help me, O LORD.
Psalms 71:1 In thee, O LORD, do I put my trust: let me never be put to confusion.
2 Deliver me in thy righteousness, and cause me to escape: incline thine ear unto me, and save me.
Psalms 71:4 Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked, out of the hand of the unrighteous and cruel man.
Psalms 79:8 O remember not against us former iniquities: let thy tender mercies speedily prevent us: for we are brought very low.
9 Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of thy name: and deliver us, and purge away our sins, for thy name’s sake.
Psalms 108:5 Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens: and thy glory above all the earth;
6 That thy beloved may be delivered: save with thy right hand, and answer me.
Psalms 109:21 But do thou for me, O GOD the Lord, for thy name’s sake: because thy mercy is good, deliver thou me.
22 For I am poor and needy, and my heart is wounded within me.
Psalms 116:3 The sorrows of death compassed me, and the pains of hell gat hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow.
4 Then called I upon the name of the LORD; O LORD, I beseech thee, deliver my soul.
Psalms 119:134 Deliver me from the oppression of man: so will I keep thy precepts.
Psalms 119:153 Consider mine affliction, and deliver me: for I do not forget thy law.
154 Plead my cause, and deliver me: quicken me according to thy word.
Psalms 119:170 Let my supplication come before thee: deliver me according to thy word.
Psalms 120:1 In my distress I cried unto the LORD, and he heard me.
2 Deliver my soul, O LORD, from lying lips, and from a deceitful tongue.
3 What shall be given unto thee? or what shall be done unto thee, thou false tongue?
4 Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.
Psalms 140:1 Deliver me, O LORD, from the evil man: preserve me from the violent man;
2 Which imagine mischiefs in their heart; continually are they gathered together for war.
Psalms 142:5 I cried unto thee, O LORD: I said, Thou art my refuge and my portion in the land of the living.
6 Attend unto my cry; for I am brought very low: deliver me from my persecutors; for they are stronger than I.
7 Bring my soul out of prison, that I may praise thy name: the righteous shall compass me about; for thou shalt deal bountifully with me.
Psalms 143:9 Deliver me, O LORD, from mine enemies: I flee unto thee to hide me.
Psalms 144:5 Bow thy heavens, O LORD, and come down: touch the mountains, and they shall smoke.
6 Cast forth lightning, and scatter them: shoot out thine arrows, and destroy them.
7 Send thine hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children;
8 Whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood.
Psa144:11 Rid me, and deliver me from the hand of strange children, whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood:
12 That our sons may be as plants grown up in their youth; that our daughters may be as corner stones, polished after the similitude of a palace:
13 That our garners may be full, affording all manner of store: that our sheep may bring forth thousands and ten thousands in our streets:
14 That our oxen may be strong to labour; that there be no breaking in, nor going out; that there be no complaining in our streets.
Matthew 6:9 After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name.
10 Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.
11 Give us this day our daily bread.
12 And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.
Luke 11:1 And it came to pass, that, as he was praying in a certain place, when he ceased, one of his disciples said unto him, Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.
2 And he said unto them, When ye pray, say, Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so in earth.
3 Give us day by day our daily bread.
4 And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil.
Romans 15:30 Now I beseech you, brethren, for the Lord Jesus Christ’s sake, and for the love of the Spirit, that ye strive together with me in your prayers to God for me;
31 That I may be delivered from them that do not believe in Judaea; and that my service which I have for Jerusalem may be accepted of the saints;
32 That I may come unto you with joy by the will of God, and may with you be refreshed.
2 Thessalonians 3:1 Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you:
2 And that we may be delivered from unreasonable and wicked men: for all men have not faith.