21 Days of Prayer, Fasting, and Gratitude

Have you ever caught yourself, or others, complaining and grumbling? Let’s change that in 2020 - God desires more for us! Let’s start the New Year with prayer, fasting and not complaining or grumbling for 21 days of 2020; beginning January 5 thru 25, 2020.


DAY 1 — Sunday, January 5

Read: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 New International Version (NIV)

Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.


Reflect: 

Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: 

God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 2  Monday, January 6

Read: Psalm 7:17 NIV

I will give thanks to the Lord because of his righteousness; I will sing the praises of the name of the Lord Most High. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: 

God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 3  Tuesday, January 7

Read: Psalm 28:7 NIV

The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 4  Wednesday, January 8

Read: Psalm 35:18 NIV

I will give you thanks in the great assembly; among the throngs I will praise you. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 5  Thursday, January 9

Read: Psalm 69:30 NIV

I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 6  Friday, January 10

Read: Psalm 100:4 NIV

Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 7  Saturday, January 11

Read: Psalm 105:1 NIV

Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 8  Sunday, January 12

Read: Psalm 107:1 NIV

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 9  Monday, January 13

Read: Psalm 118:28-29 NIV

You are my God, and I will praise you; you are my God, and I will exalt you. Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 10  Tuesday, January 14

Read: Psalm 147: 7 NIV

Sing to the Lord with grateful praise; make music to our God on the harp. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 11  Wednesday, January 15

Read: 1Chronicles 16:8 NIV

Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.   


DAY 12  Thursday, January 16

Read: Isaiah 12:4 NIV

In that day you will say: “Give praise to the LORD, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done, and proclaim that his name is exalted.” 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 13  Friday, January 17

Read: Philippians 4:6-7 NIV

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 14  Saturday, January 18

Read: 1 Thessalonians 1:2

We always thank God for all of you and continually mention you in our prayers. 


Reflect: 

Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.


DAY 15  Sunday, January 19

Read: 2 Thessalonians 1:2 NIV

Grace and peace to you from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 16  Monday, January 20

Read: 1 Timothy 2:1 NIV

I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people— 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 17  Tuesday, January 21

Read: Ephesians 5:20 NIV | Always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 18  Wednesday, January 22

Read: Colossians 3:15 NIV

Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 19  Thursday, January 23

Read: Colossians 3:17 NIV

And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 20  Friday, January 24

Read: Hebrews 12:28 NIV

Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe... 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following:


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.  


DAY 21  Saturday, January 25

Read: Revelation 4:9 NIV

Whenever the living creatures give glory, honor and thanks to him who sits on the throne and who lives for ever and ever. 


Reflect: Today’s scripture reminds me to be grateful for all of the following: 


Reaffirmation Prayer: God I have more to be grateful for than I have to complain or grumble about. Today, I choose to be grateful for all of your many blessing in my life. Help me to be a blessing in word and deed in 2020 and beyond. Amen.