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Thankful Always 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18. 16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God.

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1 Thankful Always 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

2 16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

3 When is the last time you rejoiced over something?

4 Rejoice 1) to rejoice, be glad 2) to rejoice exceedingly 3) to be well, thrive Rejoice 1) to rejoice, be glad 2) to rejoice exceedingly 3) to be well, thrive

5 When is the last time you rejoiced over something? Is anybody praying right now? What are you thankful for? When is the last time you rejoiced over something? Is anybody praying right now? What are you thankful for?

6 Growing up we are taught to.: –Thank God for everything Good –Blame the devil for everything bad Growing up we are taught to.: –Thank God for everything Good –Blame the devil for everything bad

7 James 1:17 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.

8 John 10:10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.

9 Job 1:6-8 6 Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came among them. 7 The LORD said to Satan, "From where have you come?" Satan answered the LORD and said, "From going to and fro on the earth, and from walking up and down on it." 8 And the LORD said to Satan, "Have you considered my servant Job, that there is none like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man, who fears God and turns away from evil?" 12 "Behold, all that he has is in your hand. Only against him do not stretch out your hand." 6 Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came among them. 7 The LORD said to Satan, "From where have you come?" Satan answered the LORD and said, "From going to and fro on the earth, and from walking up and down on it." 8 And the LORD said to Satan, "Have you considered my servant Job, that there is none like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man, who fears God and turns away from evil?" 12 "Behold, all that he has is in your hand. Only against him do not stretch out your hand."

10 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 giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, Ephesians 5:20 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 giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, Ephesians 5:20

11 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 giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, Ephesians 5:20 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 giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, Ephesians 5:20

12 No Matter What by Kerrie Roberts I’m running back to your promises one more time, Lord that’s all I can hold on to, I gotta say this has taken me by surprise, but nothing surprises you. Before a heartache can ever touch my life, it has to go through Your hands, and even though I, keep asking why, I keep asking why, No matter what, I’m gonna love You, no matter what I’m gonna need You, I know that You can find a way to keep me from the pain but if not, if not, I’ll trust you, no matter what, no matter what. I’m running back to your promises one more time, Lord that’s all I can hold on to, I gotta say this has taken me by surprise, but nothing surprises you. Before a heartache can ever touch my life, it has to go through Your hands, and even though I, keep asking why, I keep asking why, No matter what, I’m gonna love You, no matter what I’m gonna need You, I know that You can find a way to keep me from the pain but if not, if not, I’ll trust you, no matter what, no matter what.

13 Daniel 3: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego answered and said to the king, "O Nebuchadnezzar, we have no need to answer you in this matter. 17 If this be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of your hand, O king. 18 But if not, be it known to you, O king, that we will not serve your gods or worship the golden image that you have set up."

14 When we are thankful (for everything) we acknowledge and accept that God has permitted that which we are thanking Him for. The good, the bad and the ugly.

15 When we are sincerely thankful (for everything) and we express that in praise it releases God’s power in our lives.

16 2 Chronicles 20:1-4 1After this the Moabites and Ammonites, and with them some of the Meunites, came against Jehoshaphat for battle. 2Some men came and told Jehoshaphat, "A great multitude is coming against you from Edom, from beyond the sea; and, behold, they are in Hazazon-tamar" (that is, Engedi). 3Then Jehoshaphat was afraid and set his face to seek the LORD, and proclaimed a fast throughout all Judah. 4And Judah assembled to seek help from the LORD; from all the cities of Judah they came to seek the LORD.

17 2 Chronicles 20:12 O our God, will you not execute judgment on them? For we are powerless against this great horde that is coming against us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are on you."

18 2 Chronicles 20:15 'Do not be afraid and do not be dismayed at this great horde, for the battle is not yours but God’s.

19 2 Chronicles 20:17 You will not need to fight in this battle. Stand firm, hold your position, and see the salvation of the LORD on your behalf,

20 2 Chronicles 20:21 he appointed those who were to sing to the LORD and praise him in holy attire, as they went before the army, and say, "Give thanks to the LORD, for his steadfast love endures forever." he appointed those who were to sing to the LORD and praise him in holy attire, as they went before the army, and say, "Give thanks to the LORD, for his steadfast love endures forever."

21 2 Chronicles 20:22-24 And when they began to sing and praise, the LORD set an ambush against the men of Ammon, Moab, and Mount Seir, who had come against Judah, so that they were routed. 23For the men of Ammon and Moab rose against the inhabitants of Mount Seir, devoting them to destruction, and when they had made an end of the inhabitants of Seir, they all helped to destroy one another. 24When Judah came to the watchtower of the wilderness, they looked toward the horde, and behold, there were dead bodies lying on the ground; none had escaped.

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