There is a French proverbs that says “Gratitude is the heart’s memory” I believe this to be true. I show appreciation and thankfulness from my heart, with written or spoken words,notes,cards and doing some acts of kindness.Reasons play a big part in expressing an attitude of appreciation and thankfulness for what has been done be it for me or my family. My appreciation and thankfulness becomes memory in my heart. With a heart of Thanksgiving ŕeady if needed to be of help in some or the other. They will be in my prayers.
I am grateful to God for my parents, much appreciation for early childhood and teenage years. The discipline for learning,values they instilled in us, grateful for my two children, family, few sincere friends and the good people mingled with along the way. I will not be denied, I appreciate Me,for who I am my mindset,not easily influenced and a fully persuaded Believer in Monotheism.
1 Thessalonians 5 :18: “In everything give thanks :for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.” Psalm 107:1-2 : “O give thanks unto the Lord,for He is good: for His mercy endureth forever. Let the redeemed of the Lord say so,whom He hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy “
My reason for expressing appreciation and thankfulness to God for His Mercies, Salvation, Deliverance from Sin and He Hears my prayers. I express appreciation and thankfulness to God with my praise worship, prayers, live according to the teachings in the Bible. I appreciate and serve Him for who He is, a Good God .
When troubles the cares of life challenges storms arise when we are distressed afflicted with illness remember, God is ever present to deliver us from the adversities that come upon us.When He has helped with that which we faced. All He desires in return ìs our appreciation, hearts of thankfulness and praises to Him.