Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Tell Them – Mark 5:19

Howbeit Jesus suffered him not, but saith unto him, Go home to thy friends, and tell them how great things the Lord hath done for thee, and hath had compassion on thee. – Mark 5:19 Many of you are going to visit with family and old friends this week as you celebrate Christmas. Maybe you […]

The Greatest Gift – Psalm 116:12-14

What shall I render unto the Lord for all his benefits toward me? – Psalm 116:12-14 Have you ever received a gift beyond your expectations?  Perhaps it was a bicycle on Christmas morning or a big raise in pay.  On the other hand you may have received a scholarship or a good job in a […]

Satisfied – Ecclesiastes 5:10

Ecclesiastes 5:10 – He that loveth silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he that loveth abundance with increase: this is also vanity. When we are guided only by our flesh we find that there is nothing that can keep it satisfied.  In our materialistic society, there is no where we can go to […]

Pay Thy Vows – Psalm 50:14-15

Psalm 50:14-15 – Offer unto God thanksgiving; and pay thy vows unto the most High:  And call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me. Have you ever been taken for granted?  You know the feeling.  You make a special effort to help someone only for them […]

The Lord Is Good – Psalm 100:4-5

Psalm 100:4-5 – Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name.  For the Lord is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations. We learn from Jesus that God, and God alone, by His Holy Spirit grants entry into […]

Biblical Reflections: Colossians 2:6-7

Colossians 2:6-7 – As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him: Rooted and built up in him, and stablished in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving. One of the saddest things in the world to me is the division within the Church. Even though we […]

Biblical Reflections: Hebrews 13:15

Hebrews 13:15 – By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name. God’s people are thankful people. Those foreign to the faith are perplexed as to why we are thankful. Many years ago I was accused of being ingratiating for […]