It’s that time of year that we prepare the turkey, dressing and desserts. And, it is usually a great family fun time to celebrate seeing each other! May I share with you and reflect on some wonderful verses of thanks! *Whatever things are lovely and of a good report, think on these things:
by BG O’Neal
“And they were to Have stand every morning, thanking and praising the Lord, and likewise at evening,” 1 Chronicles 23:30 ESV.
*Reflection: I will praise the Lord each morning and evening for he is worthy!
“I will give to the Lord the thanks due to his righteousness, and I will sing praise to the name of the Lord, the Most High.” Psalm 7:17 ESV.
*Reflection: What a privilege to give thanks and sing praise to my Lord each new day!
“Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise!” Psalm 95:2 ESV.
*Reflection: I am thankful for your presence Lord in my life! I sing a joyful song to your name!
“do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” Philippians 4:6 ESV.
*Reflection: I am so grateful that I can lay my cares at your feet. It is good know you hear my heart’s cry. Thank you Lord!
“Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever.” 1 Chronicles 16:34 ESV.
*Reflection: God you are so good. Your love lasts forever so let me praise you all my days!
“Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.” Colossians 4:2 ESV.
*Reflection: What a blessing it is to pray to a God who cares. Thank you Lord for loving me. You are the best listener. May we learn from your example to listen to others!
Here is a great link that provides more encouraging scriptures about giving thanks! Perhaps you might like to reflect on them during this season:
I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving this year! I pray each one of us are thankful for all of God’s blessings each and every day! BG