Originally posted on WisdomForLife:
Blessed Thanksgiving to all!
Even if you live in parts of the world where this national holiday is not celebrated, please join us in giving thanks!
God’s call us to be an extravagantly grateful people. Where gratitude diminishes, joy goes with it, and life becomes more difficult.
Gratitude in Scripture
1. A moderately grateful person or Church is not walking in the will of God, by the power of the Spirit of God or in the way of love.
- The will of God – “In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. ” (I Thessalonians 5:18)
- The Spirit-filled life – “…be filled with the Spirit… alwaysgiving thanks to God the Father foreverything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ” (Ephesians 5:18, 20).
- The life of love – “Love never gives up, neverloses faith, is always hopeful, and endures through every circumstance.” (I…
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