Celebrating Our Senior Pastor’s Anniversary + 5 Bible Verses about Gratitude 

On Sunday, April 10, our church family at Peace Missionary Baptist Church came together to worship and celebrate  Rev. D. Gregory Ceres’ 5th pastoral anniversary.

We are grateful for, and inspired by our Senior Pastor’s leadership, wisdom and unwavering faith. In honor of our his fifth year, check out these five bible verses about the power of gratitude. 

Scroll down for more photos from our most recent Sunday worship service, too! 

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. — James 1:17

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. — 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers, as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing. — 2 Thessalonians 1:3 

Devote yourself to prayer, being watchful and thankful. — Colossians 4:2

Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! – Psalm 95:2 

Photos courtesy of Ruby Thompkins. 

Tell Us: What’s your favorite bible verse about gratitude?