oppressed: persecuted, downtrodden, abused, maltreated, ill-treated, subjugated, tyrannized, repressed, subdued, crushed, browbeaten; disadvantaged, underprivileged.
retreat: withdraw, retire, draw back, pull back/out, fall back, give way, give ground
disgrace: dishonor, shame, discredit, ignominy, degradation, disrepute, ill repute, infamy, scandal, stigma, opprobrium, obloquy, condemnation, vilification, contempt, disrespect; humiliation, embarrassment, loss of face
praise: worship, glorify, honor, exalt, adore, pay tribute to, give thanks to, venerate, reverence
i praise you for never leaving me abandoned. you know my needs better than i do, and i thank you that you are orchestrating my life to glorify your name in the best capacity. help me honor you in all my actions as i walk through the every day junk in life. i want to see your name exalted as your glory shines through my weaknesses. amen.