Gratitude comes from a thankful heart in both trials and blessings of life. As Christians, we are exhorted to be thankful even in suffering (Rom 5:3-5; James 1:1-4) and to keep going in the name of Jesus. When someone is thankless it shows that they are godless and wicked (Rom 1:18-21).
Here are 20 Bible verses to inspire gratitude towards God in all circumstances. Read them over and over again to be inspired and be thankful to God.
Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever. Give thanks to the God of gods, for his steadfast love endures forever. Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his steadfast love endures forever;
1 Thessalonians 5:18
Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.
And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.
I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers,
And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.
Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe,
Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
Giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,
The one who offers thanksgiving as his sacrifice glorifies me; to one who orders his way rightly I will show the salvation of God!”
In every way and everywhere we accept this with all gratitude.
For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.
The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him.
You are my God, and I will give thanks to you; you are my God; I will extol you. Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!
I thank my God in all my remembrance of you,
1 Timothy 4:4-5
For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, for it is made holy by the word of God and prayer.
Better is the sight of the eyes than the wandering of the appetite: this also is vanity and a striving after wind.
Remember your mercy, O Lord, and your steadfast love, for they have been from of old.
As believers, we can have peace and joy in life when we pray and have an attitude of thankfulness. We give thanks to God, even in hard times, God has promised us His grace and faith.