By guest blogger, Kathy Guzzo
T is for THOUGHTS. Giving thanks keeps my THOUGHTS more positive by focusing on my blessings.
H is for HUMILITY. Thinking about all the blessings in my life, truly does create HUMILITY in my heart. (I also thought of Hope, Happiness, Honesty, and even Health)
A is for ACCEPTANCE. Giving thanks is the path to ACCEPTANCE and contentment with the life God has given me.
N is for NOTICING. Giving thanks opens the door to NOTICING small blessings that I didn’t see before.
K is for KILLS. Giving thanks KILLS the negativity in my heart because gratitude and ingratitude are unable to reside together.
S is for STRENGTH. Giving thanks give me STRENGTH physically, emotionally and spiritually to accept the good and not so good in my life.
G is for GIVE. Being thankful creates a desire to GIVE more of myself to others.
I is for INTENTIONAL. When giving thanks, I’m focused more on all blessings which helps me to be more INTENTIONAL in my thoughts and actions.
V is for VALUE. Giving thanks helps me to see the true VALUE everything in my life.
I is for IMMEDIATE. When I give sincere thanks the change in my heart and mind is IMMEDIATE.
N is for NEEDS. Giving thanks allows me to truly see how my NEEDS are being met, and gives me the desire to find ways to help meet the NEEDS of others.
G is for GOD and GRACE. The greatest benefit of thanks giving is that my heart draws closer to GOD as I see more clearly the GRACE He bestows in my life each day.