As I open my eyes every morning, no matter the conditions surrounding me, there are so many things already to praise Him for and be thankful for. Praise Him for being able to open my eyes, praise Him for His safety through the night and His leading through the days behind and the days ahead and praise Him for salvation and a home in Heaven with Him one day.
Psalm 71:6-8King James Version (KJV)6By thee have I been holden up from the womb: thou art he that took me out of my mother’s bowels: my praise shall be continually of thee. 7I am as a wonder unto many; but thou art my strong refuge. 8Let my mouth be filled with thy praise and with thy honour all the day.
Psalm 40 1I waited patiently for the LORD; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry.2He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. 3And he hath put a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our God: many shall see it, and fear, and shall trust in the LORD.
1 Peter 1:3King James Version (KJV)3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,