Thanking God

Thank the Lord each day for His gifts to you.

We too often take for granted the fact that God is always with us. His protection is constant; His comfort is ever-present. Wouldn’t it be tragic if God remembered to attend to us only as often as we remembered to be thankful to Him.

Make it a regular part of your life to thank the Lord for His continuing mercies. Mealtime is a great way to remember. Saying a prayer over your food isn’t really required. (It doesn’t sterilize the food or give it a nutritional boost.) But since you remember to eat several times a day, take that opportunity to spend a minute or two acknowledging God’s importance in your life.

God wouldn’t let a moment go by without thinking of you. Try not to let a meal go by without thinking of Him.

“When you go through deep waters and great trouble, I will be with you…. When you walk through the fire of oppression, you will not be burned up; the flames will not consume you. For I am the Lord, your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior.” Isaiah 43:2-3

Posted on June 21, 2013, in Daily Devotionals. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: