Sermon Notes 3/12 – The Power of Thank You

-Paul was known as the Apostle of THANKSGIVING

(1.) Paul thanked the Lord for answered prayer before He received the answer – Ephesians 1:15-16

Romans 4:17
The Power of Thank You is being thankful when we cant see anything happening…

The Power of Thank You is being confident in the promises of God

(2.) Being Thankful is God’s Will – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-21 (v18)
-we must always stay in the will of God

The Power of Thank You needs a recipient to thank – it is Jesus – 1 Timothy 1:12-15

The Lord gives us everything – Acts 17:24-25

-Our thankfulness and gratefulness can increase – Colossians 2:6-7

-Thank you Lord for everything – Eph 5:20
***this is thanking the Lord for what He is doing in us during hard times

(3.) GO BIG WITH YOUR THANK YOUS – Luke 17:11-19
0nly one went big with their thanksgiving – Lk 17:11-19

Go Big With Thanksgiving With Our Giving – Luke 8:1-3 & Leviticus 7:12-13

Go Big With Thanksgiving With Our Mind – 1 Timothy 6:6-8
content – glad…not troubled…pleased…thankful
discontent – unhappy…resentful…negative…unthankful

I looked up the word DIS – it is associated with the underworld, false gods, the goddess of death which are all demonic forces. It is an enemy assignment…

Go Big With Our Mouth – Verbally thanks people, thank the Lord