Things I’m Thankful For

For whatever reason, I was feeling a bit discouraged today.

So I took a few minutes to think of some things to be thankful for, which was an encouragement for me. I hope it’s helpful for you!

I’m thankful for . . .

God’s word
opportunities to preach
opportunities to evangelize
the wonder of creation
good food
family
friends at church
technology
coffee
t4g
godly men and women
opportunities to study God’s word
measures of joy
hope
freedom in Christ
peace with God
a glorious God
a beautiful God
a triumphant God
a sovereign God
a near God
Jesus Christ
grace
truth
breath
moment-by-moment provision for life
surprising joy
daily encouragement
restrained evil
friendly people
sports
ice cream
nice weather
health
opportunities to give
government
any godly leaders in government
education
any godly leaders in education
music
any godly leaders in music
books
biographies
an authoritative God
a just God
a gracious God
a merciful God
a kind God
a God who raises the dead
a God who punishes all sin perfectly
a holy God
a rescuing God
an everlasting God
Jesus Christ

“Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.” – Colossians 2:6-7

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