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Oh, Thanksgiving is Over?

Psalm 7:17 says:

I will give to the Lord the thanks due to his righteousness, and I will sing praise to the name of the Lord, the Most High.

I have been guilty of not giving thanks to God for everything in my life. Sure I take time to thank God on Thanksgiving but when the day is over I tend to get wrapped up in everything else life throws at me.

I forget to give thanks to God for who he is. He is a God that is righteous and holy. He is a God that loved me enough to place my sins on himself by dying on the Cross. He is a God that is powerful enough to defeat death. He is loving enough to save people who hate him.

I pray that we will be people of Thanksgiving even when the day dedicated to it passes.

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” -1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (ESV)

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About Travis Berry

I am a blatantly honest person who loves to think, read, discuss, and write about God and theology. I have a bachelor's degree in Youth Ministry from Crown College. I work at a church in Houston, TX as a Youth Director and love every minute of it! I am married to a wonderful woman named Becky and we have one amazing child! I have a love for God's Word, and a fervor to live it out in the fullest, and I pray this blog reflects that. Thanks for checking out AnotherChristianBlog!.

Posted on November 25, 2011, in Christianity, Culture, Life, Theology and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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