“Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus.” I Thessalonians 5:18, NLT
In times of uncertainty, what’s the one thing you can always do with 100% certainty that it’s the right decision? Give thanks! Paul reminds us of this in 1 Thessalonians 5:18, emphasizing the fact that having a thankful heart, no matter the circumstances, is God’s will for us. Why? You’ll be amazed at how much giving thanks and focusing on the positives will change your outlook about a situation. And thanking God for what He has done in the past strengthens your faith for the current crisis. Don’t believe me? Try it for yourself!
To help each other get a head start, let’s make a collection of Bible promises about giving thanks in the comment feed below. Feel free to share the things you’re thankful for today along with your Bible verse. 🙂 Remember, in absolutely everything… give thanks!