Giving Thanks in Prayer

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Thanksgiving is a powerful form of prayer. It is coming back to God in prayer (conversation) to acknowledge His blessings for us and the answers to our prayers.  Check out the following thoughts and scriptures to learn more about the power of thanksgiving during our prayer times

Thanksgiving acknowledges that Jesus Christ is LORD of your life-Colossians 3:15
Thanksgiving  is appreciation of God's goodness-Psalms 118:1
Thanksgiving is something that should be done continually- I Thessalonians 5:18
Thanksgiving brings the peace of God- Philippians 4:6-7
Thanksgiving shows our love for God- Psalms 100:4
Thanksgiving is a sacrifice to God- Leviticus 7:12,13
Thanksgiving shows our love for others- Ephesians  1:16
Thanksgiving at mealtime acknowledges that God has given it to us- Matthew 15:36
Thanksgiving shows our concern for Christian friends- I Thessalonians 1:2
Thanksgiving promotes positive thoughts of others- Philippians 1:3
Thanksgiving can be public- Psalms 35:18
Thanksgiving is an act of praise to God- Daniel 2:23
Thanksgiving should be a daily habit- I Chronicles 23:30
Thanksgiving is one type of a good work for God-Psalms 92:1
Thanksgiving should be done at all different times of the day-Psalms 119:62
Thanksgiving recognizes the power of God- Revelation  11:17
Thanksgiving is the fruit of our lips to God- Hebrews 13:15
Thanksgiving should be made for all men- I Timothy  2:1
Thanksgiving to God can be demonstrated through singing- Psalms 147:7
Thanksgiving is not done by infidels- Romans 1:21