Wow!! I can’t believe that it’s Thanksgiving time already, can you? It seemed like just last month it was Christmas. I know sometimes we can get all caught up with the baking of pies and turkey and all the fixings. But let us not forget the true meaning of thanksgiving. Here are a few verses to reflect upon and meditate why we are truely thankful.
“Oh, that men would give thanks to the LORD for His goodness, and for His wonderful works to the children of men!” Psalm 107:8 nkjv
“It is a time of deep thanksgiving to the Lordfor blessing you with a good harvest and in so many other ways; it shall be a time of great joy.” Deuteronomy 16:15b tlb
” it is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord.” Psalm 92:1a
” We thank You, O God! We give thanks because You are near.” Psalm 75:1a nlt
“Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise. Be thankful to Him, and bless His name.For the Lord is good; His mercy is everlasting, And His truth endures to all generations” Psalm 100:4-5
“giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.” Eph 5:20
“in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” I Thessalonians 5:18
“Therefore I will give thanks to You, O Lord, among the Gentiles, And sing praises to Your name. Psalm 18:49
“I will give You thanks in the great assembly; I will praise You among many people.” Psalm 35:18
” Oh come, let us sing to the Lord! Let us shout joyfully to the Rock of our salvation. Let us come before His presence with thanksgiving; Let us shout joyfully to Him with psalms.” Psalm 95:1-2
These are just a few verses that talk about giving thanks to the Lord. So as we prepare our thanksgiving meal don’t forget to thank Him for all He has done in your life. Thank you Lord, for sending your Son, Jesus Christ, to die on that cross for our sins. Thank you for your grace, mercy, forgiveness and love.
God Bless your Thanksgiving!!