A poem of gratitude that will encourage you to see the abundance in your life.
Gratitude is one of the most powerful ways to increase our well-being! This poem of gratitude helps to remind us of everything that we have to be grateful for and appreciate all of the good things in our lives. In addition, it shifts our focus from the things we lack, to the abundance that is already present in our lives.
Be sure to visit the 30 Days of Thankfulness post to get a free printable and create your own gratitude list!
Be Thankful – A Poem of Gratitude
Be thankful that you don’t already have everything you desire.
If you did, what would there be to look forward to?
Be thankful when you don’t know something,
for it gives you the opportunity to learn.
Be thankful for the difficult times.
During those times you grow.
Be thankful for your limitations,
because they give you opportunities for improvement.
Be thankful for each new challenge,
because it will build your strength and character.
Be thankful for your mistakes.
They will teach you valuable lessons.
Be thankful when you’re tired and weary,
because it means you’ve made a difference.
It’s easy to be thankful for the good things.
A life of rich fulfillment comes to those who
are also thankful for the setbacks.
Gratitude can turn a negative into a positive.
Find a way to be thankful for your troubles,
and they can become your blessings.
How To Count Your Blessings
We all know the importance of giving thanks each day. To help facilitate this, I’ve put together a 30 Days of Thankfulness worksheet to help you count your blessings. It’s free, find it here.
In addition, download a free printout of this Be Thankful poem to help you to shift your focus from the things you lack, to the abundance that is already present in your life!