Blog article

We need to be thankful

Daily Thought

Your Word for 24 April 2024

Psalm 3:5
‘I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD sustains me.’

15504The first thing that Jesus asked of this one individual was about the whereabouts of the others.  “Where are the nine?  Why did not they return to give thanks?’’  This intimates that ingratitude is a very common sin.  Of the many that receive mercy from God, there are but a few, very few, that return, to give thanks in a right manner (scarcely one in ten).  God has done so much for us and we need to be thankful.
If I look back on my own life I can just marvel at what God has done and at how He has used my family and me.  I could never have imagined that God could do such a marvelous thing. I remember years back how God gave my father a promise:

Habakkuk 1:5 Look among the nations and watch—Be utterly astounded! For I will work a work in your days, which you would not believe, though it were told you.

That is exactly what God went on to do. It is important that we, from time to time, look back and reflect on what God has done and that we allow this to generate thankfulness within us.

Psalm 105:1 Give thanks to the LORD, call on His name; make known among the nations what He has done.

If you have a PRAYER REQUEST, please send us an e-mail atPrayer@AliveToGod.com  For more information about Alive to God, or to subscribe to our free DAILY BIBLE VERSE, please visit http://www.AliveToGod.com

Share
Subscribe-to-daily-thoughts

Subscribe to our Daily Thought service via email

Mini Magazine

We have just completed our latest issue of the ALIVE MAGAZINE. You will find it full of material and articles that we are sure will inspire and encourage you!

Support

You can also support us in the following ways

You can pray. We value your prayers for this ministry. Pray that God would bless it, and enlarge its influence.(1 Chronicles 4:10).

Help us to expand the influence and effect of this ministry by telling your friends, family and colleagues of its existence and promoting it wherever you can.

Banking details

Account name

Alive To God

bank

Standard Bank

branch

Menlyn

branch code

012345

account number

411338196

Account type

Transmission (Cheque)

Additional information for international purposes
Swft number

SBZAZAJJ

Bank address

Box 35432, Menlo Park,
Pretoria, Gauteng,
South Africa, 0010