Expressions of Thankfulness  

 Read and consider these verses that express the heart of Paul:

“First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being reported all over the world.”

-Romans 1:8

“I always thank God for you because of his grace given you in Christ Jesus.”

-1 Corinthians 1:4

“I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers.”

-Ephesians 1:16

“I thank my God every time I remember you. 4In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy.”

-Philippians 1:3-4

“We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you.”

-Colossians 1:3

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.”

-Philippians 4:6

“Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.”

-Colossians 4:2

“Pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”

-1 Thessalonians 5:17-18

List all that you are thankful for.  Don’t pray, just make a list.  Don’t make it pretty, flowery, poetic, just make it, like a grocery or to do list. 

“Avail yourself of the greatest privilege this side of heaven.  Jesus Christ died to make this communion and communication with the Father possible.”            -Billy Graham

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