Want to teach your children to have grateful hearts instead of complaining, bickering, and always being greedy for more? A wonderful place to start is teaching them what God’s Word says and focusing on gratitude! Start praying for gratitude in yourself, your spouse, and your children today.
Will you join me in praying for gratitude for ourselves and our family?
Here are some wonderful scriptures to pray through on being full of gratitude! It’s a wonderful set of Thanksgiving scriptures but can be used any time of year. You will be blessed by them and so will your family!
The first five scriptures listed here are included in the printable pack.
Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 1 Thessalonians 5:18
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. Colossians 3:17
Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits. Psalm 103:1-2
I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart; I will recount all of your wonderful deeds. Psalms 9:1
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. Hebrews 12:28
Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name!
And you shall rejoice in all the good that the Lord your God has given to you and to your house… Deuteronomy 26:11
The Lord has done great things for us; we are glad. Psalm 126:3
I will recount the steadfast love of the Lord, the praises of the Lord, according to all that the Lord has granted us, and the great goodness to the house of Israel that he has granted them according to his compassion, according to the abundance of his steadfast love. Isaiah 63:7
Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever! 1 Chronicles 16:34
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. Philippians 4:6
The Praying for Gratitude pack includes 5 scriptures and a journal that helps us to focus our prayers on this godly character trait. You’ll get a scripture art print and coloring page, scripture memory verse cards, and journal pages for each of the memory verses. All are available in ESV and KJV!
You can find this and more prayer packs in the Proverbial Homemaker Store.
Read, Pray, Love 2017
The scripture printable pack above is the February set for Read, Pray, Love 2017, a year-long effort to pray the scripture for our family and godly character! This year I am joining with parents just like you in a commitment to pray diligently for our families and stay rooted in prayer. Every month covers a new godly character trait and includes new printables. You can join anytime, starting at the beginning or jumping in with the current month!
Click here to find out all about Read, Pray, Love 2017 and the accountability and resources available.
For the 2016 edition of Read, Pray, Love, click here.