The Power of Thank You

Sermon Notes

1. IT ALIGNS US WITH GOD’S WILL

1 Thessalonians 5:16-18… Rejoice always, 17) pray without ceasing, 18) in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

2. IT’S THE DOOR TO AUDIENCE WITH GOD

Psalm 100:4… Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, and into His courts with praise. Be thankful to Him and bless His name.

3. IT CHANGES YOUR INWARD POSITION

Philippians 4:6-7… (NLT) Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need and thank him for all he has done. 7) Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus.

4. IT STRENGTHENS YOUR FAITH

Colossians 2:6-7… As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, 7) rooted and built up in Him and established in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving.

5. IT INFORMS THE NEXT GENERATION

Psalm 79:13… So we, Your people and sheep of Your pasture, will give You thanks forever; we will show forth Your praise to all generations.

6. IT BUILDS STRONG RELATIONSHIPS

1 Thessalonians 1:2-3… We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers, 3) remembering without ceasing your work of faith, labor of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the sight of our God and Father…