20 Bible Verses On Being Thankful

20 Bible Verses On Being Thankful

Here are 20 Bible verses on being thankful:

1. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 

Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

2. Psalm 107:1 

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!

3. Ephesians 5:20 

Giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,

4. Colossians 3:15-17 

And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful. 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. 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.

5. James 1:17 

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.

6. Philippians 4:6

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.

7. 2 Corinthians 9:15

Thanks be to God for his inexpressible gift!

8. Psalm 106:1 

Praise the Lord! Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!

9. Psalm 105:1 

Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!

10. Colossians 3:15 

And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.

11. Colossians 4:2 

Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.

12. Psalm 118:1-18

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever! Let Israel say, “His steadfast love endures forever.” Let the house of Aaron say, “His steadfast love endures forever.” Let those who fear the Lord say, “His steadfast love endures forever.” Out of my distress I called on the Lord; the Lord answered me and set me free. …

13. Psalm 20:4 

May he grant you your heart’s desire and fulfill all your plans!

14. Psalm 30:12

That my glory may sing your praise and not be silent. O Lord my God, I will give thanks to you forever!

15. Colossians 3:17

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.

16. Romans 1:21

For although they knew God, they did not honor him as God or give thanks to him, but they became futile in their thinking, and their foolish hearts were darkened.

17. Psalm 100:4 

Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name!

18. Isaiah 12:4-5

And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted. “Sing praises to the Lord, for he has done gloriously; let this be made known in all the earth.

19. 1 Chronicles 29:13 

And now we thank you, our God, and praise your glorious name.

20. Philemon 1:4 

I thank my God always when I remember you in my prayers.

- Jarrid Wilson

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  • Chelsea F November 23, 2014 at 4:54 PM

    Here’s some more to make up the deficit for you :)

    Psalm 7:17 I will give thanks to the Lord because of his righteousness; I will sing the praises of the name of the Lord Most High.

    Psalm 9:1 I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.

    Psalm 35:18 I will give you thanks in the great assembly; among the throngs I will praise you.

    Psalm 69:30 I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving.

    Psalm 95:2 Let us come before him with thanksgiving and extol him with music and song.

    Psalm 106:47 Save us, Lord our God, and gather us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name and glory in your praise.

    Psalm 107:8 Let them give thanks to the Lord for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for mankind,

    Psalm 107:15 Let them give thanks to the Lord for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for mankind,

    Psalm 107:21 Let them give thanks to the Lord for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for mankind.

    Psalm 107:31 Let them give thanks to the Lord for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for mankind.

    Psalm 118:19 Open for me the gates of the righteous; I will enter and give thanks to the Lord.

    Psalm 118:21 I will give you thanks, for you answered me; you have become my salvation.

    Psalm 118:29 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever.

    Psalm 119:62 At midnight I rise to give you thanks for your righteous laws.

    Psalm 136:1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever.

    Psalm 136:2 Give thanks to the God of gods. His love endures forever.

    Psalm 136:3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords: His love endures forever.

    Psalm 136:26 Give thanks to the God of heaven. His love endures forever.

  • Jarrett November 21, 2014 at 8:21 AM

    2 Cor. 2:14- Now thanks be to God, which always causes us to triumph in Christ, and makes manifest the savour of His knowledge by us in every place.

  • Tray November 16, 2014 at 5:19 AM
  • Christine November 14, 2014 at 8:39 AM

    Are your books available in Philippines?

  • Winifred J. Williams September 28, 2014 at 4:13 AM

    Dear Jarrid,
    Thank you for the “reasons. To be thankful”

  • Jemima August 9, 2014 at 5:49 PM

    This is so good! You should write a devotional about it!

  • Hwei May 7, 2014 at 6:51 PM

    Amen!! Thank to our God~

  • miguel s. antonino May 6, 2014 at 11:43 AM

    I had never known GOD , yet when my time come in the wall of Solomon a piece of paper with my writing ” THANK YOU “.which happen to be my wish.I was never been that intimate with HIS teaching :” THANK YOU for all his wonders.

  • Dawn Mcclain November 28, 2013 at 7:32 AM

    Put on the New Self … 16 Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God. 17 Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father.

  • Adam Smith (@asmithblog) November 28, 2013 at 5:44 AM

    Thank you for this Jarrid.

  • Lea November 27, 2013 at 10:35 PM

    Philippians 4:6

  • Cora Exconde November 27, 2013 at 9:15 PM

    Being thankful and grateful must always be part of our daily life! It reminds us how good and great our GOD is, no matter what circumstances we are passing through… (^_^) thanks for sharing!

  • Marsha L Pyles November 27, 2013 at 6:13 PM

    I see that you have Colassians 3:15 and 17 down twice. Once with Colassians 3:15-17 and then by themselves. So technically it’s 18 verses of thanks.

  • Jeffrey Kranz November 27, 2013 at 9:34 AM

    BOOM! Good stuff. I think #15 is my favorite.

    • Jarrid Wilson Author November 27, 2013 at 1:04 PM

      #15 is one of my favs.

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