Thanksgiving – Rendering thanks for good received. The act of rendering thanks or expressing gratitude for favors or mercies.
Psalm 100:4 – Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise, be thankful unto him and bless his name.
Psalm 95:2 – Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving, and make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise!
Philippians 4:4-6 – Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition with thankgiving, let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Psalm 147:7 – Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving, sing praise on the harp to our God.
Nehemiah 12:46 – For long ago, in the days of David and Asaph, there were directors for the singers and for the songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.
Psalm 50:14 – Sacrifice thank offerings to God, and fulfill your vows to the Most High.
Psalms 107:19-22 – Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble and he saved them from their distress. He sent forth his word and healed them; he rescued them from the grave. Let them give thanks to the LORD for his unfailing love, and his wonderful deeds for men. Let them sacrifice thank offerings and tell of his works with songs of joy.
Jonah 2:8-9 – Those who cling to worthless idols forfeit the grace that could be theirs. But I, with a song of thanksgiving will sacrifice to you. What I have vowed I will make good. Salvation comes from the LORD.
Psalms 26:5-7 – Prove me, O LORD, and try me; test my heart and my mind. For I have always been aware of your unfailing love, and have walked in your truth. I abhor the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked. I wash my hands in innocence, and go about your altar, O LORD, proclaiming thanksgiving out loud, and telling of all your wonderful works.
Psalm 69:30 – I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving. This will please the LORD more than an ox, more than a bull with it’s horns and hoofs. The humble will see and be glad – you who seek God, let your hearts be revived.
Isaiah 51:3 – The LORD will surely comfort Zion and will look with compassion on all her ruins; he will make her deserts like Eden, her wastelands like the garden of the LORD. Joy and gladness will be found in her, thanksgiving and the sound of singing.
Jeremiah 30:17-19 – “This is what the LORD says: ‘ I will restore the fortunes of Jacob’s tents and have compassion on his dwellings; the city will be rebuilt on her ruins, and the palace will stand in its proper place. From them will come songs of thanksgiving and the sound of rejoicing.
2 Corinthians 9:10-11 – Now he who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will also supply and increase your store of seed and will enlarge the harvest of your righteousness. You will be made rich in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God. This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of God’s people but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God.
2 Cor 4:15-18 – It is written: “I believed; therefore I have spoken.” With that same spirit of faith we also believe and therefore speak, because we know that the one who raised the Lord Jesus from the dead will also raise us with Jesus and present us with you in his presence. All this is for your benefit, so that the grace that is reaching more and more people may cause thanksgiving to overflow to the glory of God. Therefore (because of this) we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
I Timothy 4:3-4 – They forbid people to marry and order them to abstain from certain foods, which God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and who know the truth. For everything God created is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, because it is consecrated by the word of God and prayer.
Revelation 7:12 – saying, “Amen! Praise and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and strength be to our God for ever and ever. Amen!
A PRISM Topic: is God’s Word on a single subject. A Relationship Topic is a perspective from God's Word on relationships. A PRISM Topic Packet is a grouping of PRISM or Relationship Topics of similar subjects... part of the M: Meditate on theWord of PRISM – (5 Things You Can Do Daily in God’s Word) to transform the way you think. Ask God what PRISM Topic or Relationship Topic He wants you to meditate on today.Take your PRISM Topic, Relationship Topic or Packet with you! Come back to them multiple times a day! “It is to be with him, and he is to meditate on it day and night, so that he may learn to fear the LORD…” - Deuteronomy 17:19