Plea for Grace

“Good” Stuff

Posted on: July 23, 2015

Plea for Grace

I want to come to Jesus with fresh eyes, a fresh heart, a fresh, teachable mind and spirit. It’s tempting to move quickly through a familiar passage (or a familiar phrase) with a “been there dealt with that” mentality. 

But that’s not very teachable, is it?

It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to your name, O Most High; to declare your steadfast love in the morning, and your faithfulness by night. . .Psalm 92:1,2 ESV

It is good — fitting, proper, becoming — It’s the right and reasonable thing to do. I’m not “doing something special” for God in the sense that He is not deserving. Giving thanks to God is a reasonable action for a creature to the Creator.

give thanks — an acknowledgement of what is right about God in praise and thanksgiving. Reminding myself of God’s character; in this instance, God’s…

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