How do we summon gratitude in the midst of our uncertain world? If you’re a follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, you’re basis is not your circumstances, but something greater.
Paul told the church at Thessalonica they could “give thanks in everything.” Why? Because it is the “will of God in Christ.” (1 Thessalonians 5: 18)
We as followers of Christ should believe that every piece of hardship is a grace gift from the Lord, sent for our growth, sanctification, and greater intimacy with our Heavenly Father and Lord Jesus. We shouldn’t believe we’re here on this earth all alone. Why? The Creator God is firmly in charge.
Though life may get hard, and it does, it all falls under God’s sovereign will. And so we give thanks. Because for us as His children “All is Well”