Its aim is to conceal ingratitude and get the praise of men. That is not your aim. Your aim in loosing your tongue with words of gratitude is that God would be merciful and fill your words with the emotion of true gratitude.
For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.
For I could wish that I myself were accursed and cut off from Christ for the sake of my brothers, my kinsmen according to the flesh. They are Israelites, and to them belong the adoption, the glory, the covenants, the giving of the law, the worship, and the promises.
To them belong the patriarchs, and from their race, according to the flesh, is the Christ who is God over all, blessed forever. I will extol you, my God and King, and bless your name forever and ever.
Every day I will bless you and praise your name forever and ever.
Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised, and his greatness is unsearchable. One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts. On the glorious splendor of your majesty, and on your wondrous works, I will meditate. A Psalm of Asaph. We give thanks to you, O God; we give thanks, for your name is near.
We recount your wondrous deeds. I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth. If it had not been the Lord who was on our side— let Israel now say— if it had not been the Lord who was on our side when people rose up against us, then they would have swallowed us up alive, when their anger was kindled against us; then the flood would have swept us away, the torrent would have gone over us; then over us would have gone the raging waters.
A Psalm of David. I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart; I will recount all of your wonderful deeds.
I will be glad and exult in you; I will sing praise to your name, O Most High. When my enemies turn back, they stumble and perish before your presence. For you have maintained my just cause; you have sat on the throne, giving righteous judgment.
You have rebuked the nations; you have made the wicked perish; you have blotted out their name forever and ever.
And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Evildoers not only prosper but they put God to the test and they escape. The Lord paid attention and heard them, and a book of remembrance was written before him of those who feared the Lord and esteemed his name.
Then once more you shall see the distinction between the righteous and the wicked, between one who serves God and one who does not serve him. God, the Lord, is my strength; he makes my feet like the deer's; he makes me tread on my high places.
For you yourselves are fully aware that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. But you are not in darkness, brothers, for that day to surprise you like a thief.
For you are all children of light, children of the day.Thankful to be divine I'm thankful to be a part of the Divine to be a participant in the positive change in the world to be a contributor to the wonderful world we were born Thankful I am thankful for Jesus, my beautiful wife, my two beautiful children, a lovely home, food, clothing, our two vehicles, good jobs and good health.
It’s a part of being alive and it's the reality we all have to deal with. There are times we forget our value as a person because we are so blinded with these thoughts of loneliness, emptiness and ego.
Somewhere along the road we become numbed with all the frustrations and dissatisfaction. , self-motivation, thankful-heart, thankfulness.
Apr 01, · Scripture tells us to be "thankful in everything, in all circumstances" (1 Thessalonians ). When we find ourselves overwhelmed with burdens and worried about tomorrow, we can praise God for who he is and his promise to never leave us or forsake us.
In the United States, we are fortunate to have a holiday where we kick back for a couple of days and really focus on being grateful for what we have in our lives.
In God we have more than enough reason to be thankful, but let’s look at more reasons. 2. Jesus Christ, Our Lord and Savior.
It makes you more optimistic: Being gracious can contribute to a healthier outlook. In a study, researchers split up a group of people and had some of them write about what they were grateful for during the week, some write about hassles, and a third group write . Being thankful and grateful must always be part of our daily life! It reminds us how good and great our GOD is, no matter what circumstances we are passing through (^_^) thanks for sharing! Quotes on Why Being Thankful is so Important: Unlike other things for which we have a good comparison– black to white, day to night, good to bad– we are so immersed in life that we can see it only in the context of itself. We don’t see life as compared to anything, to not-being, for example, to never having been born. Life just is.
Right alongside of being thankful for God’s goodness is being thankful for Jesus Christ. We should be thankful for who he is and what he’s done for us. Paul here wrote that we should do everything in the name of.
Thankful Tags -- Have your family fill in the blank, tie on a ribbon or twine and hang them on a tree, branches arranged in a planter, whatever, and have a thankfulness tree:) Starting a thanksgiving tree - such a great way to be thankful for more than just one day.