Thanksgiving Quotes 177 to 202
"Thank God for home and parents, children and friends,
for sweet companionship that never ends."
Thomas Durley Landels
It's all about tradition for Thanksgiving, and while many families
have their own traditional foods for the holiday,
others enjoy something new and modern being introduced.
Gia Scott, A Home Style Thanksgiving
But most importantly Thanksgiving, is a day to remember.
Be grateful for all you have all year, January straight through to December.
Julie Hebert, A Special Day
The one who offers thanksgiving as his sacrifice glorifies me.
Encouraging Bible Verses
"Nevertheless, the highest form of thanksgiving is when we
express gratitude for things that are not pleasant;
and for things that are difficult to identify as blessings.
It is often an act of faith to believe and trust the intentions of
God for allowing us to go through such experiences."
Joseph A Iyongo, Thanksgiving: Recipe for Blessed Living
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make
a difference in our lives.
John F. Kennedy
Make A Difference
Gratitude researchers claim that if we are grateful,
we are happier and more content, that there is a social consequence
Diana Butler Bass, Grateful: The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks
Quote of The Day
"Sometimes we feel that if everything isn't perfect,
we cannot be grateful for anything.
We easily fall into all-or-nothing thinking.
When we do, we miss the sunrise and the
other forms of goodness that surround us."
Anne Wilson Schaef
"We need to contemplate the truth of our past
(and, perhaps, present) mistakes, while receiving heaps of God's love,
allowing that contrast to birth thankfulness in our hearts that rises in
worship to our Savior."
Brian Simmons, Jeremy Bouma, Grace and Hope
When a child gives you a gift, even if it is a rock they just picked up,
It might be the only thing they have to give and they have chosen
to give it to you.
God is pleased with no music from below so much as with the
thanksgiving songs of relieved widows and supported orphans;
of rejoicing, comforted, and thankful persons.
"If anyone would tell you the shortest, surest way to happiness and
all perfection, he must tell you to make it a rule to yourself to thank and
praise God for everything that happens to you."
"So once in every year we throng upon a day apart,
to praise the Lord with feast and song in thankfulness of heart."
Stand up, on this Thanksgiving Day, stand upon your feet. Believe in man.
Soberly and with clear eyes, believe in your own time and place.
There is not, and there never has been, a better time or a better place
to live in.
"Make a prayer acknowledging yourself as a vehicle of light, giving thanks
for the good that has come that day and an affirmation of intent to live in
harmony with all your relations."
Thanksgiving - when the people who are the most thankful are the ones who didnít have to cook.
We are thankful for our father,
In all circumstances too.
We couldn't ask for a better father,
As the one we have in you!
Fathers Day Poems
"Being thankful should be an unwritten rule of life because
there are several things to be thankful for."
John Franks, Manifesting Love
Then there is the appreciating side of prayer when we offer praise and
thanksgiving to God for who He is and what He has done.
Mary Southerland, The Handprints of God
The Lord's Supper never "got old" or lost its appeal in the early church.
Those believers were filled with the Holy Spirit as they met together
for worship and thanksgiving, and they didn't take the Lord's Supper
Dan Delzell, What Would Jesus Say to Churches Today?
Gratitude opens up your heart and your mind allowing you to
reflect on the good that has happened to you which in turn makes
you happy and drives contentment in your life.
Bola Onada Sokunbi, Goal Setting To Live Your Dreams
God the Father, who has a heart of love, yearns for His children to show
Him the response of their love, which is thanksgiving.
Don't disappoint Him by thanking Him only with your lips,
while your life speaks of ingratitude because you fail to obey His commands
and to give Him your will and your time. Commit your whole life to
the Father in thanksgiving, and you will know the fullness of His love.
M. Basilea Schlink
There is no racial or ethnic involvement in Thanksgiving, and people who
may be very distant from the Christian system
can see the beauty and the positive spirit that comes from the holiday.
"For flowers that bloom about our feet;
for tender grass, so fresh, so sweet;
for song of bird, and hum of bee;
for all things fair we hear or see,
Father in heaven, we thank Thee!"
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A new survey found that 80 percent of men claim they help cook
Thanksgiving dinner. Which makes sense, when you hear they
consider saying that smells good to be helping.
Funny Quotes about Life
As the years have passed and one Thanksgiving after another has come
and gone, I have begun to think about why Thanksgiving
has been reserved to one day out of the year. I began to wonder
why many people don't take the time to count the blessings of each day.
Daniella Whyte, 365 Days of Thanking God