Powerful Bible Verses About Gratitude - Scriptures on Giving Thanks
Gratitude is a word used to express thankfulness and praise. The Bible teaches us about the power of having a grateful heart. An attitude of thanksgiving has the power to fills us with hope and joy. These Bible verses about gratitude will help you focus on the blessings of God and on finding blessings in your every day living.
The apostle Paul is well known for writing Scriptures about being thankful. Some of his most well known passages are focused on gratitude including: giving thanks for all things, in all circumstances (Ephesians 5:20; 1 Thessalonians 5:18), being thankful even in suffering (Romans 5:3-5; James 1:1-4), and to do everything in the name of Jesus out of a spirit of gratefulness (Colossians 3:17). You can also use Bible verses about thanksgiving and Psalms of thanksgiving to help you experience the power of grateful living no matter what you are facing.
When we give thanks to God in prayer, even when it's hard to, we are promised comfort and provision for our needs. Use this prayer as you mediate on the collection of Bible verses about gratitude:
A Prayer for Gratitude
Dear God, Thank you for your amazing power and work in our lives, thank you for your goodness and for your blessings over us.Thank you that your Word teaches us the power of gratitude. Thank you that you are able to bring hope through even the toughest of times, strengthening us for your purposes. Thank you that you are always with us and will never leave us. Forgive us for when we don't thank you enough, for who you are, for all that you do, for all that you've given. Help us to set our eyes and our hearts on you afresh. Renew our spirits, fill us with your peace and joy. We love you and we need you, this day and every day. We give you praise and thanks, for You alone are worthy! In Jesus' Name, Amen.
To help you in praise and thanksgiving to God, we created a 30 Days of Gratitude Prayer Guide HERE. Download and print this guide to keep with you as a reminder of God's love and promises.
Discover the best Bible verses about gratitude to help jumpstart your own faith. Share these with family and friends during Thanksgiving or anytime of the year to be encourage thankfulness!
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