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What are some common prayers of thanks?

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Common prayers of thanks include a prayer from Psalms 100, a popular prayer of general thanks, a basic prayer of thanks for provision and a prayer of gratitude or God's protection. All these prayers are aimed at thanking God for various works.

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The most basic prayer of thanks comes from the book of Psalms 100:4-5 in the Bible, which is a prayer of thanks for God’s faithfulness. It says: “Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him, bless his name! For the Lord is good; his steadfast love endures for ever, and his faithfulness to all generations.”

A common prayer of general thanks is: “Lord God, thank you for your greatness, for your power and for your majesty. Thank you, because you created the universe and everyone in it. Thank you for your love, for your preservation and for the gift of salvation through your son Jesus Christ. Take Glory lord, in Jesus name. Amen.”

A basic prayer of thanks for provision is: “Almighty God, thank you for the provision of food, for the wisdom and strength you give us in our education and daily activities, thank you for opportunities in our lives, thank you for all you have given us, for all you will give us, in Jesus name we pray, Amen.”

A common prayer of thanks for God’s protection is: “King of kings and lord of lords, thank you for your protection over our lives, thank you for the victory you’ve given us over the power of the devil, take all preeminence in our lives as we pray in Jesus name.”

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