Just as the members of the church of God work together (or should) to complete the work of Christ, so do the members of my own body work for the good of the Lord. Today a few of them wanted to say “Thank You Jesus!”
The head said – thank You for giving me things to ponder.
Proverbs 4:26 ~ Ponder the path of thy feet, and let all thy ways be established.
The eyes said – thank You, that as beautiful as it is here, in Heaven there is beauty I can’t even imagine
Isaiah 64:4 ~ For since the beginning of the world men have not heard, nor perceived by the ear, neither hath the eye seen, O God, beside thee, what he hath prepared for him that waiteth for him.
The nose said – thank You, that the sweet aromas of life make me think of Your goodness
Philippians 4:18 ~ But I have all, and abound: I am full, having received of Epaphroditus the things which were sent from you, an odour of a sweet smell, a sacrifice acceptable, wellpleasing to God.
The mouth said – thank You for allowing me to use Your words to encourage others and to praise You!
Hebrews 10:25 ~ Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching.
Psalm 109:30 ~ I will greatly praise the Lord with my mouth; yea, I will praise him among the multitude.
The neck said – thank You for those have stuck their necks on the line for me
Romans 16:4 ~ Who have for my life laid down their own necks: unto whom not only I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles.
The heart said – thank You for filling me with comassion
1 Peter 3:8 ~ Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous:
The back said – thank You that You made by bone strong in Christian values
Ephesians 6:10 ~ Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might.
The arm said – thank You that I’ve been given the opportunity to use them in Praise
If any man speak, let him speak as the oracles of God; if any man minister, let him do it as of the ability which God giveth: that God in all things may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom be praise and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.
The hand said – thank You that I’ve gotten to lend myself to another in need
Acts 20:34 ~ Yea, ye yourselves know, that these hands have ministered unto my necessities, and to them that were with me
The fingers said – thank You that I may play a song that soothes my soul
1 Samuel 16:23 ~ And it came to pass, when the evil spirit from God was upon Saul, that David took an harp, and played with his hand: so Saul was refreshed, and was well, and the evil spirit departed from him.
The stomach said – thank You, for giving me perception when things were not right
1 Corinthians 2:14 ~ But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.
The legs said – thank You that I may walk with You.
3 John 1:4 ~ I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth.
The feet said – thank You, that I may carry the gospel and experience the sweetness
Ephesians 6:15 ~ And your feet shod with the preparation of the gospel of peace;
All I have and all I am comes for the Lord…