Prayer for Giving Thanks

Heavenly Father,

We come to You today with hearts full of gratitude and thanksgiving. We thank You for Your constant presence in our lives, for Your guidance and protection, and for the countless blessings You have bestowed upon us.

We thank You for the gift of life, and for the opportunities You have given us to grow and learn. We are grateful for our families and friends, for the love and support they provide us.

We also thank You for the challenges and struggles we have faced, for they have helped us to become stronger and more resilient.

Thank You for Your grace and mercy, for Your forgiveness and salvation. We are humbled by Your love and the sacrifice of Your son, Jesus Christ.

As we give thanks today, we also lift up our prayers for those who are in need. We pray for those who are struggling, for those who are hurting, and for those who are lost. Please provide them with Your comfort and strength, and show them Your love and care.

We offer these prayers in the name of Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. Amen.

Suggested Bible Readings

1 Thessalonians 5:18 ESV

give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

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Psalm 107:1 ESV

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good,
    for his steadfast love endures forever!

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Colossians 3:15 ESV

And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.

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Psalm 136:1-3 ESV

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;

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Ephesians 5:20 ESV

giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,

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