I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder. ~ G.K. Chesterton
Gratitude is an action word, a powerful muscle of expressing thanks and gratefulness. It is also, I believe, relational pursuit. The wonder and happiness that gratitude generates is because we recognize the power that it releases in us. It is the power to surrender and give ourselves to God in a deeper way. In Matthew 6:31-33 we read….