Presentation on theme: "Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100"— Presentation transcript:
1 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 A Psalm of Thanksgiving. Make a joyful shout to the Lord,all you lands! Serve the Lord with gladness; Come before His presence with singing. Know that the Lord, He is God;
2 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 It is He who has made us,and not we ourselves; We are His people and the sheep of His pasture.
3 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise. Be thankful to Him, and bless His name. For the Lord is good; His mercy is everlasting, And His truth endures to all generations
4 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 Three things necessary to develop an Attitude of GratitudeShoutServeWorship
5 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 ShoutDo you give thanks verbally?Do you give thanks loudly?Do you give thanks joyfully?Do you give thanks singing from the heart?Spurgeon wrote, “Our happy God should be worshipped by a happy people; a cheerful spirit is in keeping with his nature, his acts, and the gratitude which we should cherish for his mercies.”
6 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 ServeFocus on others and not on yourself!Remember you are ultimately serving God!Matthew 25:31-40We thank God by feeding the hungryWe thank God by welcoming strangersWe thank God by clothing othersWe thank God by caring for the sickWe thank God by visiting those in prison
7 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 WorshipThe Lord is the only true God!God is creator of all!Thanksgiving is directed to God alone!We are to come first with thanksgiving!Thanksgiving leads to praise!Thanksgiving helps focus on His attributes!
8 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 Shout – verbal witnessServe – humanitarian effortWorship – focused on GodWhen we develop an attitude of gratitude our focus will be oriented to God and we will fulfill the command to “put on the mind of Christ”. Then we will truly have hearts of compassion and love for others being like Christ in all things!
9 Attitude of Gratitude Psalm 100 It is all about giving thanks!When are you thankful?How are you thankful?For what are you thankful?To whom are you thankful?