So many of our prayers center on asking God for help, but we ignore the power of thanksgiving. Thanksgiving should be a natural response to God’s grace and love in our lives. Prayers of thanksgiving also cultivate gratitude in us, which offers needed perspective for every day.
This is the second week in the series, “Help, Thanks, Wow – Three Essential Prayers.” Pastor Mary’s message is based on Isaiah 12: 1-6 and Philippians 4: 4-9. To read it, click here. We also shared “Thankful” and our very own version of Psalm 34 in worship: