When we are going through hardships, it becomes difficult to think about the many blessings we have in spite our present circumstances.
I want to encourage you to take a moment to reflect on God’s love, strength, and guidance in your life, today.
Here are 5 scriptures that will encourage you to express gratitude during difficult times:
God gives you a new start every day
The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases;
his mercies never come to an end;
they are new every morning;
great is your faithfulness.
‘The Lord is my portion,’ says my soul,
‘therefore I will hope in him.’” -Lamentations 3:22-24
God wants you to be thankful in every situation
See that no one repays anyone evil for evil, but always seek to do good to one another and to everyone. Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” 1 Thessalonians 5:15-18
God makes you complete in every trial
Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.- James 1:14-17
A lovely reminder of the faithful God who cares for you
Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!- Psalm 118:28-29
Don’t give up! This is all for your benefit and His glory!
For it is all for your sake, so that as grace extends to more and more people it may increase thanksgiving, to the glory of God. So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self