Fuel up your prayer life with a sacrifice of thanksgiving. Expressing gratitude to God for who He is, for what He has done and for what He promises to do is foundational to a fervent prayer life. Use the following Psalms to give a thankful focus to your prayer life.
Psalm 7:17 - I will give to the Lord the thanks due to his righteousness, and I will sing praise to the name of the Lord, the Most High.
Psalm 9:1 - I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart; I will recount all of your wonderful deeds.
Psalm 28:7 - The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him.
Psalm 30:4 - Sing praises to the Lord, O you his saints, and give thanks to his holy name.
Psalm 33:2 - Give thanks to the Lord with the lyre; make melody to him with the harp of ten strings!
Psalm 44:8 - In God we have boasted continually, and we will give thanks to your name forever. Selah
Psalm 50:14 - Offer to God a sacrifice of thanksgiving, and perform your vows to the Most High,
Psalm 50:23 - The one who offers thanksgiving as his sacrifice glorifies me; to one who orders his way rightly I will show the salvation of God!”
Psalm 54:6 - With a freewill offering I will sacrifice to you; I will give thanks to your name, O Lord, for it is good.
Psalm 57:9 - I will give thanks to you, O Lord, among the peoples; I will sing praises to you among the nations.
Psalm 69:30 - I will praise the name of God with a song; I will magnify him with thanksgiving.
Psalm 75:1 - We give thanks to you, O God; we give thanks, for your name is near. We recount your wondrous deeds.
Psalm 79:13 - But we your people, the sheep of your pasture, will give thanks to you forever; from generation to generation we will recount your praise.
Psalm 86:12 - I give thanks to you, O Lord my God, with my whole heart, and I will glorify your name forever.
Psalm 92:1 - It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to your name, O Most High;
Psalm 95:2 - Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise!
Psalm 97:12 - Rejoice in the Lord, O you righteous, and give thanks to his holy name!
Psalm 100:4 - Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name!
Psalm 105:1 - Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!
Psalm 106:1 - Praise the Lord! Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!
Psalm 106:47 - Save us, O Lord our God, and gather us from among the nations that we may give thanks to your holy name and glory in your praise.
Psalm 107:22 - And let them offer sacrifices of thanksgiving, and tell of his deeds in songs of joy!
Psalm 108:3 - I will give thanks to you, O Lord, among the peoples; I will sing praises to you among the nations.
Psalm 109:30 - With my mouth I will give great thanks to the Lord; I will praise him in the midst of the throng.
Psalm 111:1 - Praise the Lord! I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart, in the company of the upright, in the congregation.
Psalm 116:17 - I will offer to you the sacrifice of thanksgiving and call on the name of the Lord.
Psalm 118:19 - Open to me the gates of righteousness that I may enter through them and give thanks to the Lord.
Psalm 118:28 - You are my God, and I will give thanks to you; you are my God; I will extol you.
Psalm 136:1 - Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.
Psalm 138:1 - I give you thanks, O Lord, with my whole heart; before the gods I sing your praise;
Psalm 138:2 - I bow down toward your holy temple and give thanks to your name for your steadfast love and your faithfulness, for you have exalted above all things your name and your word.
Psalm 138:4 - All the kings of the earth shall give you thanks, O Lord, for they have heard the words of your mouth.
Psalm 140:13 - Surely the righteous shall give thanks to your name; the upright shall dwell in your presence.
Psalm 145:10 - All your works shall give thanks to you, O Lord, and all your saints shall bless you!
Psalm 147:7 - Sing to the Lord with thanksgiving; make melody to our God on the lyre!