This 40-day guide will help you give thanks to God with scriptures reference for each day.
1 Thessalonians 5:18 (NIV) give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.
When it comes to giving thanks, there are many different ways to do so. Whether you say a quick prayer before a meal or write out a list of things you’re grateful for each day, taking the time to be thankful is always beneficial. But what exactly is thankfulness?
Being thankful means more than just having a positive attitude. It’s about acknowledging all the good in your life, even during tough times. When you’re feeling down, take a step back and look at everything you have to be thankful for. From your health to your family and friends, there’s always something to appreciate.
Practicing thankfulness can also help improve your mental and physical health. Studies have shown that people who are regularly thankful have lower levels of stress and anxiety, better sleep patterns, and improved heart health.
Day 1: Give Thanks to God for Creation
Verse of the day. Psalm 24:1 The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof, the world and those who dwell therein, 2 for he has founded it upon the seas and established it upon the rivers.
In a world that is often filled with negativity, it is important to remember to give thanks for the positive things in life. One of the most amazing things to be thankful for is God’s creation. The beauty of nature, the mystery of the universe, and the gift of life itself are all examples of God’s creative power.
When we take time to appreciate these things, we are reminded that there is more to life than what we can see and touch. We are also reminded of God’s love for us. So take a moment today to give thanks for God’s creation. It is an incredible gift that we should never take for granted.
Day 2: Give Thanks to God for the Great Things He Has Done
Verse of the day. 1 Thessalonians 5:18: “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” This verse is a reminder to us that we should always be thankful to God, no matter what our circumstances are.
In our lives, we often take things for granted and forget to give thanks to God for all the great things he has done. We get caught up in our daily routine and stop looking at the world around us with wonder and appreciation. But when we take a step back and reflect on all that God has done for us, we can’t help but be filled with gratitude.
God has blessed us in so many ways. He has given us life, love, family, friends, and so much more.
Day 3: Give Thanks to God for Divine Healing
Verse of the day. Psalm 103:1-5 Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! 2 Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, 3 who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, 4 who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, 5 who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.
No matter what life throws our way, we should always give thanks to God for His divine healing. From the smallest of injuries to the biggest of illnesses, God is always there to help us heal.
Though we may not always understand why we get sick or hurt, we can trust that God has a plan for our healing. He knows what we need and when we need it. Sometimes, all we need is a little bit of rest and relaxation. Other times, we may need surgery or medication. But no matter what, we can be confident that God will help us through it.
So next time you’re feeling under the weather, remember to give thanks to God for His divine healing power. Thank Him for His care and love, and trust that He will see you through whatever comes your way. So today take time to give thanks to God for your divine healing.
Day 4: Give Thanks to God for Peace of Mind
Verse of the Day: Philippians 4:6-7 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. 7 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
When life gets tough, it can be difficult to keep a positive outlook. It’s easy to get caught up in our own problems and forget that there is a higher power at work. But no matter what challenges we face, we should always remember to give thanks to God for peace of mind.
God has a plan for each and everyone one of us. Sometimes we might not understand what He is doing, but we have to trust that His plan is for our good. When we give thanks to God, even in the midst of trials, we are reminded that He is in control. This can help us to let go of our worry and stress, and find peace in His presence.
Giving thanks is also a way of showing our faith. It shows that we believe that God is good and that He will work everything out for our benefit.
Day 5: Give Thanks to God for Family
Verse of the day. 1 John 4:20 20 If anyone says, “I love God,” and hates his brother, he is a liar; for he who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot[a] love God whom he has not seen.
It’s easy to take our families for granted. We get wrapped up in our own lives and problems and forget to count our blessings. But today, let’s take a moment to give thanks to God for our families.
Think about all the ways your family has blessed you. They’ve been there for you in good times and bad, they love you unconditionally, and they support you no matter what. They’ve helped you become the person you are today. So this Thanksgiving, let’s express our gratitude to God for our families.
Take a moment to pray for your family members. Thank God for their health, their happiness, and their place in your life. Ask Him to bless them. And commit to being a better family member yourself.
Note: The best way to be give thanks to God for your family is by honoring them. So take time today to honor your family.
Day 6: Give Thanks to God for Answered Prayers
Verse of the day. Jeremiah 33:3 Call to me and I will answer you, (B)and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known.
When we think about all the answered prayers in our lives, we have so much to be thankful for. We can thank God for His goodness, love, and faithfulness. He has always been there for us, even when we didn’t know it.
When we thank God for answering our prayers, we are acknowledging his power and presence in our lives. We are affirming that he is always with us, no matter what challenges we face.
Thanking God for answered prayers is a way of showing our faith and trust in him. It is a way of saying that even when things seem impossible, we know that with God anything is possible.
Remember to rest on His promise. Isaiah 65:24 Before they call I will answer; while they are still speaking I will hear.
Day 7: Give Thanks to God for Fighting Our Battles
Verse of the day. Psalm 124 If it had not been the Lord who was on our side— let Israel now say— 2 if it had not been the Lord who was on our side when people rose up against us, 3 then they would have swallowed us up alive, when their anger was kindled against us; 4 then the flood would have swept us away, the torrent would have gone over us; 5 then over us would have gone the raging waters. 6 Blessed be the Lord, who has not given us as prey to their teeth!
When we face difficulties and trials in life, it’s easy to feel alone and helpless. We may think that we have to fight our battles all on our own. But the truth is, God is always with us, fighting our battles for us.
Psalm 46:1 says, “God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” This means that no matter what we’re facing in life, God is there with us, giving us the strength and help we need to get through it.
So next time you’re feeling overwhelmed by life’s challenges, remember that you’re not alone. God is with you, fighting your battles for you. Give thanks to Him for His protection and provision in your life.
Day 8: Give Thanks to God for His Protection
Verse of the day: Psalms 91:4 He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness will be your shield and rampart.
When it comes to protection, we can always count on God. Psalm 91:4 tells us that “he will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings you will find refuge.” In a world that is full of chaos and uncertainty, we can take comfort in knowing that we have a loving Father who wants nothing more than to keep us safe.
Isaiah 54:17 says, “No weapon forged against you will prevail, and you will refute every tongue that accuses you. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and this is their vindication from me,” declares the LORD.” This verse is a reminder that no matter what challenges or trials we face in life, God will always be there to protect us.
So today, let us give thanks to God for his divine protection.
Day 9: Give thanks to God for His Guidance
Verse of the day Psalms 23: 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, 3 he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake.
Give thanks to God for his guidance. Even though it might not have felt like it at times, God has led you through this year and helped you navigate the traps of the enemy.
He has been your strength when you were weak and your light in the darkness. Trust that God will continue to guide you through whatever comes your way.
Psalm 23 says, “Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.”
So no matter what lies ahead, know that God is with you and will see you through. So be grateful for what He has done to you in the past.
Day 10: Give Thanks to God for His Salvation
Verse of the day: 2 Corinthians 9:15 Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!
When we think about all that God has done for us, it is only natural to want to give thanks to Him.
And when we consider the greatest gift that He has ever given us, there is no doubt that it is His Son, Jesus Christ. Through Jesus, we have access to God and all that He has for us.
The Bible tells us that we are saved by grace through faith in Christ. This is the best news ever! Because of what Jesus has done for us, we can now enjoy a relationship with God that is based on love and forgiveness. What a wonderful gift!
Day 11: Give Thanks to God for His Wisdom
Verse of the day: 1 Corinthians 1:24 but to those whom God has called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God. 25 For the foolishness of God is wiser than human wisdom, and the weakness of God is stronger than human strength.
God’s wisdom is far greater than our own. Through His wisdom, He has delivered us from evil and directed us on the right path. He has given us the ability to see things from His perspective and to understand His ways.
We are truly blessed to have received such wisdom from Him. Let us give thanks to God for His wisdom and praise Him for all that He has done for us!
Daniel 1:17 As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams.
Day 12: Give Thanks to God for His Faithfulness
Here’s the verse for today: Numbers 23:19 God is not human, that he should lie, not a human being, that he should change his mind. Does he speak and then not act? Does he promise and not fulfill?
The Bible is filled with stories of God’s faithfulness, even when His people were unfaithful. In the book of Hosea, we see a perfect example of this. Hosea was called by God to marry an unfaithful woman, Gomer. Hosea remained faithful to his wife even though she was constantly unfaithful to him.
This is a picture of God’s faithfulness to us even when we are unfaithful to Him. The Bible tells us that we are to give thanks to God for His faithfulness, even when we have been unfaithful to Him.
Day 13: Give Thanks to God for Strength in Difficult Times
Verse of the day: Psalms 46:1 God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
In the midst of a storm, it can be difficult to remember that God is in control. But Jesus calms the storm and perfects His guidance through it. Psalm 46:10 reminds us to “Be still, and know that I am God.”
In the midst of our difficulties, we can find strength in God by giving thanks to Him. Let us remember to give thanks to God for His strength, even in the most difficult times.
Psalm 46:10 10 Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.
Day 14: Give Thanks to God for His Forgiveness
Verse of the day: 1 John 1:9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
When we sin, we are separated from God. We are unable to experience His love and forgiveness. However, when we repent and turn back to Him, He is willing and able to forgive us. His forgiveness is a gift that we can receive when we ask for it.
When we receive God’s forgiveness, it should fill us with gratitude. We should be thankful that He is willing to forgive us, no matter how many times we sin.
His forgiveness is evidence of His great love for us. It is also an opportunity for us to start fresh and live a life that pleases Him.
Let us never take God’s forgiveness for granted. Instead, let us give thanks to Him whenever we experience His loving forgiveness.
Day 15: Give Thanks to God for His Holy Spirit
Verse of the day: John 15:26 But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify of me:
The Holy Spirit is our constant companion, and He gives us the strength to face anything that comes our way. So on this day, let’s take a moment to thank God for His gift of the Holy Spirit.
Let’s ask Him to help us use the gifts of the Holy Spirit wisely so that we may always give glory to Him.
Day 16: Give Thanks to God for Restoration
Verse of the day: 1 Peter 5:10 10 But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.
“Give thanks to God for restoring our lives and our families.” This is a powerful verse that speaks to the heart of every believer. We are so grateful for His restoration in our lives.
He has brought us back from the brink of destruction and set us on a solid foundation. We stand firm in His love, knowing that nothing can separate us from His perfect plan for our lives.
He has also restored our families. In the midst of trials and heartache, He has been faithful to bring us back together.
We are stronger now because we have gone through the fire together. We are more united than ever before, and we give thanks to God for His restoration in our lives.
Day 17: Give Thanks to God for New Opportunities
Verse of the day: Hebrews 13:8 Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.
Do you ever felt like you are in a rut, stuck in the same old routine with no end in sight? Maybe you’ve been passed over for a promotion or your job has become increasingly unfulfilling.
Whatever the case may be, know that God has not forgotten about you. He has given you opportunities in the past and He will continue to do so in the future.
Take time today to thank Him for new opportunities that He is giving you. They may not be what you expected, but they will be exactly what you need.
Day 18: Give Thanks to God for Your Job
Verse of the day: Psalms 90:17 May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us yes, establish the work of our hands
Giving thanks to God for your job is a way of acknowledging that everything you have is a gift from Him. It is an act of humility that shows you understand that you are not self-sufficient and that all good things come from God.
Your job is a source of provision for your needs and it is an opportunity to serve others and glorify God. Give thanks for the work you have been given to do, knowing that it is a gift from God.
Day 19: Give Thanks to God for Favour
Verse of the day: Psalms 5:12 Surely, Lord, you bless the righteous; you surround them with your favor as with a shield
When we think about all the ways that God has shown us favor, we can’t help but be filled with thanksgiving.
He has blessed us far beyond what we could have ever hoped or imagined. His love and mercy towards us is new every morning According to Lamentations 3:23.
Take time today to give thanks for favor.
Day 20: Give thanks to God for Sustenance
Verse of the day: Psalm 34:8 Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.
When we sit down to feast on a sumptuous meal, it is only natural that we give thanks to the one who prepared it. But how often do we remember to give thanks to the one who sustains us day in and day out?
Just as our bodies need food and water to survive, so our souls need sustenance from God to thrive.
The psalmist tells us, “Taste and see that the Lord is good” Psalm 34. When we take time to slow down and savor all the good things in life, we can’t help but be filled with gratitude for the One who provides them.
Whether it’s a warm cup of coffee on a cold morning or a sunny day after a long winter, each moment is a gift from God.
Day 21: Give Thanks to God for Joy
Verse of the day: Nehemiah 8:10 Nehemiah said, “Go and enjoy choice food and sweet drinks, and send some to those who have nothing prepared. This day is holy to our Lord. Do not grieve, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.”
When you wake up in the morning, give thanks to God for the joy that fills your heart. As you go about your day, take time to notice the little things that bring you happiness.
At the end of the day, reflect on the blessings that God has given you and how His joy has filled your life.Give thanks to God for the gift of joy.
His joy is a source of strength and hope, no matter what challenges we face in life. When we have joy in our hearts, we can face anything with confidence knowing that God is with us.
Day 22: Give Thanks to God for Fathers
Verse of the day: Exodus 20:12 “Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.
Fathers are a vital part of our lives whether we realize it or not. They are the ones who help to shape and mold us into the people we become.
Some fathers may not be as good as others, but that doesn’t mean we should forget about them.
God commands us to honor our fathers no matter what, and for that we should be thankful.While it may not be Father’s Day, there’s never a bad time to give thanks to God for the fathers in our lives.
Day 23: Give Thanks to God for Mothers
Verse of the day: Proverbs 31:31 Honor her for all that her hands have done, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.
It’s not Mothers Day, but we can still take a moment to thank God for all the mothers in our lives.
Whether they are our biological mothers, adoptive mothers, or simply mother figures, these women have played an important role in our lives.
God commands us to honor our fathers and mothers, even if they are not perfect. So let’s take a moment today to remember all the ways our mothers have loved and cared for us, and give thanks to God for them.
Day 24: Give Thanks to God for Children
Verse of the day: Psalms 127: 3 Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him.
As parents, we are so thankful for our children. We thank God for their health and safety. We thank Him for their talents and abilities.
We thank Him for their happy dispositions and their love for life.Most of all, we thank God for His great love for us, which is demonstrated through the gift of our children.
They are a constant reminder to us of His goodness and His faithfulness. We give thanks to God for His many blessings, including the wonderful gift of children!
Day 25: Give Thanks to God for Divine Elevation
Verse of the day : Deuteronomy 8:10 When you have eaten and are satisfied, praise the Lord your God for the good land he has given you.
God is the one who has lifted us up to high places. We did not get there on our own. It is through His divine elevation that we have been able to accomplish great things.
Without God, we would be nothing. We would be lost and wandering in the darkness. But God has given us light to guide our path. He has given us strength when we were weak. He has given us hope when we were lost.
God is the reason for everything good in our lives. So give thanks for his divine elevation.
Day 26: Give Thanks to God for Hope
No matter what situation we find ourselves in, God gives us hope for a better future. As
Jeremiah 29:11 says, “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
We can have hope because we know that God has a plan for us and that He wants what is best for us.
Sometimes life gets tough and it feels like there is no hope. But when we remember that God is in control and that He has a good plan for us, we can have hope for tomorrow.
Verse of the day: Jeremiah 29:11For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future
Day 27: Give Thanks to God for Resources
Verse of the day: Deuteronomy 8:18 tells us that it is God who gives us the power to get wealth, so that He may establish His covenant that He has sworn to our fathers.
As we steward the resources that God has given us, we are called to remember Him and give thanks for His provision.
Giving thanks to God for our resources is an act of worship. It is a way of acknowledging that everything we have comes from Him and belongs to Him.
It is an expression of our dependence on Him and our trust in His goodness. When we give thanks to God for our resources, we are also affirming our belief that He is a good and generous Father who desires to bless His children.
Day 28: Give Thanks to God for His Comfort
Verse of the day: Isaiah 41:10 Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
It’s natural to feel pain and loss when we go through difficult times. But we can take comfort in knowing that God is with us always. He will never leave us or forsake us.
He knows our every need and will help us through every trial. So let us give thanks to God for His comfort. It is a source of strength and hope that can sustain us through anything.
Day 29: Give Thanks to God for His Amazing Grace
Verse of the day: Genesis 6:8 But Noah found grace in the eyes of the Lord.
Noah found grace in the sight of the Lord when he was chosen to build the ark and save humanity from the flood. It is because of God’s amazing grace that we are all here today. So let us give thanks to Him for His unending love and mercy.
God’s grace is truly amazing. It is because of His grace that we are able to live our lives and enjoy all that He has given us. Let us never take His grace for granted, but always give thanks to Him for it.
Day 30: Give Thanks to God for the Church
Verse of the day: Matthew 16:18 And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.
God in His wisdom choose to use the church for His work on earth. The church is the body of Christ, and through it, He works to save sinners and sanctify believers. Give thanks to God for the church, that He would use such a flawed and imperfect institution to carry out His will on earth.
The church is not perfect, but it is God’s chosen vessel for carrying out His work on earth. Give thanks to God that He has chosen to use your church, despite its flaws, to advance His kingdom.
Day 31: Give Thanks to God for Spiritual Stability
Verse of the day: 2 Chronicles 1:1 And Solomon the son of David was strengthened in his kingdom, and the Lord his God was with him, and magnified him exceedingly.
The past 30 days have been a journey. A journey to finding spiritual stability. A firmness in our beliefs and a strength in our convictions. It has been a time of growth and reflection, of trial and error. But through it all, we have remained steadfast in our faith. And for that, we are grateful.
We are grateful to God for giving us the spiritual stability we need to weather any storm. We are firm in our belief that He is always with us, no matter what happens in this world. And we are strong in our conviction that His love will never fail us.
As we move forward into the next phase of our lives, we do so with confidence knowing that God is by our side. We give thanks to Him for His guidance and protection, for His wisdom and strength.
Day 32: Give Thanks to God for Your Pastor
Verse of the day: Ephesians 4: 11 And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; 12 For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ:
In Ephesians 4:11, the Bible tells us that pastors are given to edify and perfect the church. This is an incredible responsibility that our pastors have been entrusted with! We should be so thankful to God for them!
Pastors have a unique ability to reach people with the gospel in a way that nobody else can. They are able to connect with people on a personal level and help them to see how the gospel applies to their lives.
Pastors also play a vital role in equipping believers for ministry. They teach us how to study the Bible and how to share our faith with others. They challenge us to grow in our relationship with Christ and help us to become more like him.
Thank God for your pastors today! Pray for them as they continue to lead and serve the church.
Day 33: Give thanks to God for volunteers
Verse of the day: 1 Peter 4:11whoever speaks, as one who speaks oracles of God; whoever serves, as one who serves by the strength that God supplies—in order that in everything God may be glorified through Jesus Christ. To him belong glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.
Volunteers are the lifeblood of any church. They give their time and energy to make sure that everything runs smoothly. Without them, the church would not be able to function.
God has blessed us with many volunteers who are willing to serve in any capacity. They are a vital part of our church family and we are so grateful for them.
If you are thinking about volunteering, please know that you would be making a huge difference in the lives of others. We encourage you to prayerfully consider how you can use your talents and gifts to serve the Lord through volunteering at your church.
Day 34: Give Thanks to God for Your Church Fellowship
Verse of the day: Hebrews 10:24-25 And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, 25 not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.
When we gather together as a church body, it gives us an opportunity to encourage and build each other up in our faith. We can worship God together, learn from His Word together, and pray for each other. What a blessing it is to have fellow believers to walk with us on this journey!
Let us not take this gift of fellowship for granted, but give thanks to God for it. It is His perfect design for us and we are so blessed when we can come together in unity to glorify Him.
Day 35: Give Thanks to God for Your Best Friend
Verse of the day: Proverbs 17:17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
God has blessed us with the gift of friendship. Friendships are one of the best things in life. They bring joy, happiness, comfort, and so much more. Take a moment to think about your best friend and all they mean to you. Be thankful for them today and every day.
Day 36: Give Thanks to God for the Strength to Wait
Verse of the day: Isaiah 40:31 but they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.
The Bible is full of stories of those who waited on God. And in every story, we see that God renews their strength.
So if you’re waiting on God, don’t lose hope. He will renew your strength. And you will be able to stand strong in whatever He calls you to do. Give thanks to God as you wait on Him, He will not disappoint.
Day 37: Give Thanks to God for Vision
Verse of the day: Proverbs 29:18 Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.
Pursuing a vision takes courage and wisdom. Thank God for giving us the courage and wisdom to follow our dreams. Dreams inspire us to be better people and to make a positive impact on the world. Thank you, God, for giving us the ability to see our dreams and make them come true.
Day 38: Give Thanks to God for Destiny Helpers
Verse of the day: Hebrews 13:2 Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.
When we think about all the people who have helped us along the way, it’s clear that we couldn’t have gotten where we are today without them. These are the people we call our destiny helpers.
Destiny helpers come in many forms. They may be our parents, friends, mentors, or even strangers who help us when we need it most. They may not always be there for us physically, but they are always there for us in spirit.
So today, let’s take a moment to give thanks to God for all of our destiny helpers. For those who have been there for us from the beginning, and for those who continue to help us along the way.
Day 39: Give Thanks to God for Calming Your Storm
Verse of the day: Psalm 107:29 He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still.
When the storm raging inside of us threatens to take over, it can feel like we’re constantly fighting an uphill battle. But we must remember that we are not alone in this fight. God is with us, and He has the power to calm our storm.
No matter how strong the winds may be blowing, we can find peace in knowing that God is in control. He is the one who calms the storm and brings peace to our hearts. So give thanks in the midst of your storm.
Day 40: Give Thanks to God for Helping You Accomplish the 40 Days Challenge
Verse of the day: Philippians 1:6 Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ:
The 40 days of thanks giving challenge has come to an end, and it is time to give thanks to the Lord for His help in accomplishing it.
It has been a great journey of discovery, learning to be thankful for the many blessings we have been given. We have seen how the power of gratitude can change our lives for the better, and we are so grateful to God for His help in making it happen.
We encourage everyone who participated in the challenge to continue giving thanks to God every day, and we know that He will continue to bless us abundantly. Thank you, Lord, for everything!
Bible Verses About Thankfulness
The Bible is full of verses about thankfulness. Here are forty of the most impactful ones.
- 1 Thessalonians 5:18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
- Psalm 86:12 I give thanks to you, O Lord my God, with my whole heart, and I will glorify your name
- Philippians 4:6 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication (C)with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.
- Psalm 107:1 Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!
- 1 Chronicles 16:34 Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!
- Psalm 100:4 Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name!
- Colossians 3:15-17 15 And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful. 16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God. 17 And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
- Psalm 136:2 Give thanks to the God of gods, for his steadfast love endures forever.
- Psalm 28:7 The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him.
- Ephesians 5:20 giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,
- Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving Colossians 4:2 NASB1995
- Jeremiah 33:11 the sounds of joy and gladness, the voices of bride and bridegroom, and the voices of those who bring thank offerings to the house of the Lord, saying, “Give thanks to the Lord Almighty, for the Lord is good; his love endures forever.” For I will restore the fortunes of the land as they were before, says the Lord.
- But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren beloved by the Lord, because God has chosen you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth. 2 Thessalonians 2:13 NASB1995