A Verse A Day
Email  |  My Account  |  Donate
"Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ."
(Eph. 5:20)



This instruction, to give thanks always, comes on the heels of Paul's exhortation to be filled with the Holy Spirit. One of the signs of being filled is that we give thanks to God continually. We are to give thanks unto God for what He is doing in our lives and for His great work of caring for us in every situation in which we find ourselves.

The Message Bible: "Sing praises over everything, any excuse for a song to God the Father in the name of our Master, Jesus Christ."

Praising and thanking God should be like breathing to believers. Even though we face tremendous difficulties in life, we thank God for what He is doing to secure our circumstances. Yet, we aren't expected to thank God for what the devil is doing in his stealing, killing and destroying.

If someone threw a rock through my window, I wouldn't thank God for that. I would thank God because He protected me and provides a new window for me. Always thank God for all things He is doing.

Today's Thought to Take With You:
I'm in fellowship with Jesus today. I don't walk in darkness but I walk with Him.

  • Reading Plan A: 1 Peter 3
  • Reading Plan B: John 18
  • Reading Plan C: Ezekiel 36-37; 1 Peter 3
Source: A Verse A Day
by Tim Davidson
Excerpt permission granted by
Word of Faith Church & Outreach Center

Sign Up for A Verse a Day

Sign up and receive the A Verse a Day devotion via email!. Enter your email below, and you will be subscribed to our Feedburner account.

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

About Us

The online ministry of cfaith has been helping people discover faith, friends and freedom in the Word since 2000. Cfaith provides a unique and comprehensive collection of faith-building resources for the worldwide faith community.

At cfaith, you can strengthen your faith and deepen your understanding of the Word of God by digging into the vast collection of teaching articles, streaming audio and video messages, and daily devotionals. No other website offers such a unique and extensive collection of spiritual-growth resources aimed at helping you grow in your knowledge of the Word.

Read More...

 

 

Support Us

Why support cfaith?


(All contributions are 100% tax deductible)


SUPPORT CFAITH WITH ONE CLICK!

For every Internet search you make using
goodsearch, cfaith will receive one penny!

GS Logo 250x38

Contact Us

Business Hours:


Monday—Friday: 9 a.m.—5 p.m. CST
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Phone:

(763) 488-7800 or (800) 748-8107

Mailing Address: 

CFAITH.com
9201 75th Avenue North
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428

 

Login Form

Please ignore the “Secret Key” field; it is not needed to log in to cfaith.

Login Change Article

Spring360x442
You need to enable user registration from User Manager/Options in the backend of Joomla before this module will activate.