Most people take their blessings for granted in life. The true gratitude comes with humility, love, appreciation and the grace in them is reflected for willingness to express gratitude. It is an expression of thankfulness to anyone doing a favor or kindness or blessing. We need to show gratitude to God regardless of circumstances because He deserves it (Psalm 107:1) and of course we indeed be gratitude to all the people as well.
1. Show Gratitude to God:
1 Timothy 2:1: I urge, then, first of all, that requests, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for everyone.
Psalm 118:1: Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever
Colossians 3:17 :“And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.”
1 Thessalonians 5:18: in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
2. Wicked people have ingratitude:
The unbelievers and the hypocrites are unthankful, unloving ,unkind, ungrateful to God and people because of their bad attitudes such as selfish pride, arrogance, proudness, rebellioness ,boastfulness .Gods word says that people will be unthankful in the last days(2 Timothy 3:1-2).
Psalm 109:5: They repay evil for good, and hatred for my love.
Job 19:14: My relatives have failed me, my close friends have forgotten me.
Please Read my another article on similar subject “Get Rid of Bad Attitudes”.
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