Thankful Living : Finding good in everyday

Thankful Living : Finding good in everyday

 Life’s like a big, colorful quilt, right? Each piece—good or not-so-great—adds up to something beautiful. In every thread, whether joyous or challenging, contributes to the masterpiece designed by a higher hand. In navigating the art of gratitude, appreciating both the good and the seemingly tough moments becomes an anchor of faith. In a world filled with ups and downs cultivating gratitude can be a challenge; keeping God at the center is key to not only staying afloat but thriving along the way.

5 easy ways to nurture thankfulness with a sprinkle of wisdom from the Bible.

1. Believe God’s Got a Plan:

Trust that God’s got this grand plan for you. The good, the not-so-good—it’s all part of something bigger. Bible Tip: Romans 8:28 - “God makes everything work together for the good of those who love Him.”

2. See Beauty in Tough Times:

Even when things get tough, look for the silver lining. God’s strength shines brightest in our weakest moments. Bible Tip: 2 Corinthians 12:9 - “God’s power is strongest when we’re weak.”

3. Thank God from the Heart:

Let your heart do the talking. Thank God for all the cool stuff, big or small. Bible Tip: Psalm 9:1 - “I’ll thank God with all my heart and tell everyone about the amazing things He does.”

4. Chill in the Now:

Don’t stress about tomorrow. Enjoy today, knowing God’s got your back. Bible Tip: Matthew 6:34 - “Don’t worry about tomorrow; God’s got it covered.”

5. Share the Good Vibes:

Spread the love! When you’re thankful, share that joy with others. It’s like passing along a high-five from God. Bible Tip: Luke 6:38 - “Give, and you’ll get even more. Overflowing goodness is coming your way!

So, as you ride the rollercoaster of life, remember, being thankful isn’t just for the good days. It’s for every day. Your journey’s unique, and every twist and turn is part of your story. Keep it simple, keep it real, and keep thanking God for this wild, wonderful ride!

As you embark on this journey, remember Philippians 4:6 - “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.” Gratitude is a powerful force that aligns us with God’s purpose, weaving a narrative of hope, resilience, and unwavering faith. And along your way if you need support, guidance and a community to walk along side you we are here to stand with you in faith. When you are ready I have a resource that you will find valuable. You can find it HERE I will leave you with my favorite verse.