To be thankful is itself a sacrifice that pleases God. It is God’s will that we give thanks in all circumstances.



Psalm 50:14. Offer to God the sacrifice of thanksgiving. Pay your vows to the Most High.

Psalm 50:23. Whoever offers the sacrifice of thanksgiving glorifies me, and prepares his way so that I will show God’s salvation to him.

Psalm 105:1. Give thanks to the LORD! Call on his name! Make his doings known among the peoples.

1 Timothy 1:12. I thank him who enabled me, Christ Jesus our Lord, because he counted me faithful, appointing me to service;

1 Thessalonians 5:18. In everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus toward you.


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