+10 Sermons About Gratitude, Thanks, Thanksgiving and Blessing

+10 Sermons About Gratitude, Thanks, Thanksgiving and Blesses

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The Need To Express Our Gratitude

Gratitude is it is an  human emotion that makes us happy when we find something to be thankful for in life. Essentially, gratitude helps us enjoy the good things in life and has a positive effect on our behavior. Most of us would do well to express more gratitude the God in daily life.

Thanksgiving to God, the “fruit of our lips,” is a “sacrifice of praise to God” (Heb. 13:15)

Gratitude is a powerful emotion necessary for happiness. As with love, gratitude must be expressed with deeds, as well as words (cf. 1 Jn. 3:18)  It's also an essential component for healthy relationships, strong self-confidence and positive health. Taking a moment to acknowledge the good things in your life helps you remain happy and healthy. 

Unexpressed, whether to God or others  how often we make excuses: we did not have time, it was an oversight, etc

We can show how we have peace of mind and how gratitude for what is right reduces anxiety about what is wrong (Phil. 4:6-7)

God has been gracious to us, but that grace will have been “in vain” (1 Cor. 15:10) if we do not properly receive it, appreciate it, and express our gratitude for it

Ultimately, we show our gratitude to God by the help we give to others (Matt. 25:31-46) Additionally, expressing your gratitude to who help you makes them feel appreciated. Expressing gratitude towards those who care for you makes them feel valued.

The Effect Of Gratitude

Being thankful helps with mental health. People who don't regularly acknowledge the things they're grateful for tend to suffer from depression and anxiety. Daily moments of appreciation greatly reduce negative emotions. It's crucial to express your gratitude to the people in your life- no matter how small their actions are.    This in turn creates healthier relationships. Plus, it encourages people to help you with your life when you need it. Ultimately, these benefits extend far beyond just improving your mood means talking to others of our gratitude for God’s blessings (Mk. 5:19)

Expressing our gratitude to God for His blessings and  expressing our gratitude to others for their kindness – it can also mean  Self-confidence plays an important role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. 

We can draw others by showing thankfulness for the spiritual blessings that we enjoy in Christ (Eph. 1:3) Expressing gratitude towards the people in your life encourages them to help you with anything you need; this includes physical and mental support, education, opportunities and more!

Being thankful is one way all of us can let our lights shine – it can have a powerful influence on those around us

The Need To Express Our Gratitude

As indicated, “expressing” our gratitude can mean:

Gratitude is a powerful emotion that we can use to better our lives.    Gratitude helps us enjoy the good things in life and express it to those around us.

We can draw others by showing real thankfulness for the privilege of being God’s children (1 Jn. 3:1) -- and by letting it be known how much we appreciate our brethren in the Lord (Phil. 1:3)

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