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Blessings abound in the Bible. Jesus Christ, who sacrificed Himself to offer us eternal salvation, is the ultimate Blessing.

Some blessings, such as rain and harvest-time, comfort and companionship, are from God to humanity. Others are from humanity to God (see Psalm 103 for a heartfelt example). May the love of God for you, His precious child, bless you today and every day.

The Priestly Blessing or The Aaronic blessing or Pastoral Benediction

Numbers 6:24-26

The LORD bless you, and keep you. The LORD make his face to shine on you, and be gracious to you. The LORD lift up his face toward you, and give you peace.

It pleases God to bless me

2 Samuel 7:28-29

“Now, O Lord GOD, you are God, and your words are truth, and you have promised this good thing to your servant. Now therefore, let it please you to bless the house of your servant, that it may continue forever before you; for you, Lord GOD, have spoken it. Let the house of your servant be blessed forever with your blessing.”

God accepts our blessings of Him

Nehemiah 9:5

Then the Levites, Yeshua, and Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah, and Pethahiah, said, “Stand up and bless the LORD your God from everlasting to everlasting! Blessed be your glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise!”

Salvation is a blessing from God

Psalm 3:8

Salvation belongs to the LORD. May your blessing be on your people. Selah.

The faithful are blessed

Proverbs 28:20

A faithful man is rich with blessings; but one who is eager to be rich will not go unpunished.

Every aspect of my being blesses God

Psalm 103:1

Praise the LORD, my soul! All that is within me, praise his holy name!

God’s abundant blessings are for all people

Psalm 72:16-18

Abundance of grain shall be throughout the land. Its fruit sways like Lebanon. Let it flourish, thriving like the grass of the field. His name endures forever. His name continues as long as the sun. Men shall be blessed by him. All nations will call him blessed. Praise be to the LORD God, the God of Israel, who alone does marvelous deeds.

Listening to God and obeying Him carries inherent blessings

Deuteronomy 28:2

All these blessings will come upon you, and overtake you, if you listen to the LORD your God’s voice.

Those who live with God and praise Him are blessed

Psalm 84:4

Blessed are those who dwell in your house. They are always praising you. Selah.

Those who seek God and find strength in Him are blessed

Psalm 84:5-6

Blessed are those whose strength is in you, who have set their hearts on a pilgrimage. Passing through the valley of Weeping, they make it a place of springs. Yes, the autumn rain covers it with blessings.

The Good News of Jesus Christ is a blessing

Romans 15:29

I know that when I come to you, I will come in the fullness of the blessing of the Good News of Christ.

Communion with other believers is a blessing from God

1 Corinthians 10:16

The cup of blessing which we bless, isn’t it a sharing of the blood of Christ? The bread which we break, isn’t it a sharing of the body of Christ?

God gifts us with spiritual blessings

Ephesians 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ.

Jesus’ sacrifice and resurrection are eternal blessings to all believers

Acts 13:34

Concerning that he raised him up from the dead, now no more to return to corruption, he has spoken thus: “I will give you the holy and sure blessings of David.”

We will never cease to praise and bless Jesus for Who He is

Revelation 5:11-13

I saw, and I heard something like a voice of many angels around the throne, the living creatures, and the elders. The number of them was ten thousands of ten thousands, and thousands of thousands; saying with a loud voice, “Worthy is the Lamb who has been killed to receive the power, wealth, wisdom, strength, honor, glory, and blessing!” I heard every created thing which is in heaven, on the earth, under the earth, on the sea, and everything in them, saying, “To him who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb be the blessing, the honor, the glory, and the dominion, forever and ever! Amen!”