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25 Reasons to Give Thanks

by: Laura Boal

Here are just a few reasons we can rejoice—today and every day.

Let the righteous be glad; let them be in good spirits before God, yes, let them rejoice with delight. Psalm 68:3

► God always keeps His promises.
2 Cor 1:20

► He is in a good mood.
Isa 54:9-10

► He loves me—all the time, no matter what.
John 17:23

► I am a new creation in Christ.
2 Corinthians 5:17

► My past sins are gone and forgotten. They don’t define me anymore.
2 Corinthians 5:17

► I am gifted.
1 Peter 4:10

► The Lord’s seal is marked on me.
2 Corinthians 1:22

► His favor rests on me.
2 Corinthians 6:2

► I’ve become the “Holy of Holies”. God’s actual presence dwells in me.
1 Corinthians 6:19

► I can rest in His peace. His eye is always on me.
Psalm 34:15

► God’s heart towards me doesn’t change, even when I mess things up.
Romans 8:1-2, 31

► He is always making me “more,” not “less.”
2 Corinthians 2:14

► My God will supply all my needs according to His riches in glory.
Philippians 4:19

► My current circumstances don’t have to control how happy I am.
Romans 8:28-39, Philippians 4:4

► Even tough circumstances have to bless me because He said so.
James 1:2-4

► I’ve been given every spiritual blessing in Christ. That means I can access resources from heaven—like love, joy and peace—when I need them.
Ephesians 1:3

► Jesus purchased my healing as well as my salvation. It’s His will for me to be well and whole.
1 Peter 2:24

► I’m part of a wonderful community of believers, and I belong there.
Romans 12:5

► I get to love other people the way God does.
John 13:34-35

► He makes it possible for me to connect with other people without fear. We can both see each other through His eyes.
2 Corinthians 5:16-17

► The Lord is quick to hear me when I call on Him.
Hebrews 4:16

► He loves me so much, He tattooed my name on His hand.
Isaiah 49:16

► I can hear the voice of God.
John 10:27

► He’s inviting me into a future that is amazing.
Jeremiah 29:11

► I have a destiny, and I matter.
Romans 8:29

Prayer

Lord, Your love and faithfulness cover me every day of my life. You are dancing over me joy. Teach me how to live in Your joy!


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