All my life I've loved books. But the Bible was the only book that ever loved me back.
- Edward Grinnan, author of The Promise of Hope: How True Stories of Hope and Inspiration Saved My Life and How They Can Transform Yours
Thanksgiving is an important part of your spiritual life. Use our Bible verses about gratitude and experience the benefits that come from practicing gratefulness to God at all times, in all places and for all things.
And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in the one body. And be thankful.
Bring me out of prison, that I may give thanks to thy name! The righteous will surround me; for thou wilt deal bountifully with me.
O praise the Lord, all ye nations: praise him, all ye people. For his merciful kindness is great toward us: and the truth of the Lord endureth for ever. Praise ye the Lord.
Give unto the Lord, O ye kindreds of people. Give unto the Lord glory and strength.Give unto the Lord the glory due unto his name: bring an offering, and come into his courts. O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness: fear before him all earth.
Upon thee, I have learned from my birth; thou art he who took me from my mother's womb. My praise is continually of thee.
Bless our God, O peoples, let the sound of his praise be heard, who has kept us among the living, and has not let our feet slip.
Grace was given to each of us according to the measure of Christ's gift.
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.
Thou art my God, and I will give thanks to thee; thou art my God, I will extol thee.
Bless the Lord, O my soul! O Lord my God, thou art very great! Thou art clothed with honor and majesty.
O Sing to the Lord a new song; sing to the Lord all the earth! Sing to the Lord, bless his name; tell of his salvation from day to day.
When I thought, "My foot slips," thy steadfast love, O Lord, held me up. When the cares of my heart are many, thy consolations cheer my soul.
Lord, Thou has been our dwelling place all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God.
I will call to mind the deeds of the Lord; yea, I will remember thy wonders of old. I will meditate on all thy work, and muse on thy mighty deeds.