When fear takes hold and hope seems distant, who do you turn to? In times of trouble, the devil may try to steal your peace and joy by filling your mind with worries and anxieties. But don’t be discouraged! God has equipped you with a powerful weapon that can bring down strongholds. That weapon is the melody He has placed within you.
Just like how David sang psalms and hymns to the Lord during his battles, you too can choose to lift up a song or cry out to Jesus, who is right there with you in the lowest moments of your life. When you feel worn out and beaten down by the storms of life, the best thing to do is run to Jesus!
The Mighty Weapon of Worship
In the position of surrender, Jesus has the power to release His anointing into your situation. When you worship Him in the midst of your trouble, you declare, “Lord, I cannot, but I know You can.” Here are 10 uplifting worship songs for those seasons when you can only find true solace in Jesus alone. Let the lyrics sink deep into your spirit and take root in your mind. As you tune out distractions and tune into God’s promises, we pray that these songs will greatly encourage you and bring peace to your situation.
“This Is How I Fight My Battles” Playlist:
1. “Not Today” by Hillsong United
“Your love overcomes fear, crushing the devil’s lies. Fear is just a liar running out of breath. I’m standing on Jesus’ Name, the fight beneath my feet.”
Whatever battle you may be facing, remember that it has already been conquered by Jesus on the cross. Your victory has been secured.
2. “Every Little Thing” by Hillsong Young & Free
“Behind the scenes and in the details, God plans the perfect way for me. So why should I worry about uncertainties? All I need to do is look to Him.”
Every little thing will be alright. God is working all things together for your good, according to His wonderful promises.
3. “Be Still” by Hillsong Worship
“Be still and know that the Lord is in control. Stand and watch as giants fall.”
In the midst of life’s distractions, silence the anxiety within you by acknowledging that Jesus is still in control.
4. “Highlands (Song of Ascent)” by Hillsong United
“No matter the darkness, there is no less of God. He is faithful, even when I stray. He is with me in the mountains and the valleys.”
Reflect on the beautiful reassurance that God is present in every situation, even in the shadows. He will guide you through the highs and lows.
5. “What a Beautiful Name w/ Break Every Chain” by Hillsong Worship
“The name of Jesus holds power to break every chain. Declare His mighty name over every situation and see the chains of bondage shatter.”
Speak the name of Jesus and watch as every chain is broken. You have the key to freedom in His name.
6. “Surrounded (Fight My Battles)” by UPPERROOM
“I fight my battles by being surrounded by Jesus. Though it may seem like I am outnumbered, I am always surrounded by Him.”
The Lord goes before you and fights for you. Your role is to enter into His rest through praise and worship.
7. “In Control” by Hillsong Worship
“Even when the seas are raging, Jesus speaks and tames them. In Him, I find my rest. He is always in control.”
When everything feels chaotic, remember that Jesus is still sovereign and in control. Let Him restore what the enemy has stolen.
8. “P E A C E” by Hillsong Young & Free
“I have found peace beyond understanding. When my mind is under siege, anxiety bows in the presence of Jesus, the Keeper of Peace.”
God promises peace to a restless soul, to an anxious heart, and in every situation where fear takes hold.
9. “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” by Scripture Lullabies
“Turn your gaze upon Jesus, and the things of earth will fade away. Find rest in His wonderful face.”
Rather than fixating on your problems, pause and redirect your focus on Jesus. Find rest in His presence.
10. “Seasons” by Hillsong Worship
“Even in the winter seasons of life, God’s promises remain. Trust in His timing and let your patience be rewarded with a bountiful harvest.”
Difficult seasons are inevitable, but through Jesus, we have the assurance of victory. Plant His word and watch it grow.
Stream the entire “This Is How I Fight My Battles” playlist here.
Remember, worship is like worrying in reverse! When worries start to consume you, choose to cast your cares upon the Lord and worship instead. As you lean into His presence and come as you are, strongholds will crumble and enemies will flee!