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Thanksgiving


1. Christ set an example of. Mt 11:25; 26:27; Joh 6:11; 11:41.

2. The heavenly host engaged in. Re 4:9; 7:11,12; 11:16,17.

3. Commanded. Ps 50:14; Php 4:6.

4. Is a good thing. Ps 92:1.

5. Should be offered

a. To God. Ps 50:14.

b. To Christ. 1Ti 1:12.

c. Through Christ. Ro 1:8; Col 3:17; Heb 13:15.

d. In the name of Christ. Eph 5:20.

e. In behalf of ministers. 2Co 1:11.

f. In private worship. Da 6:10.

g. In public worship. Ps 35:18.

h. In everything. 1Th 5:18.

i. Upon the completion of great undertakings. Ne 12:31,40.

j. Before taking food. Joh 6:11; Ac 27:35.

k. Always. Eph 1:16; 5:20; 1Th 1:2.

l. At the remembrance of God’s holiness. Ps 30:4; 97:12.

m. For the goodness and mercy of God. Ps 106:1; 107:1; 136:1-3.

n. For the gift of Christ. 2Co 9:15.

o. For Christ’s power and reign. Re 11:17.

p. For the reception and effectual working of the word of God in others. 1Th 2:13.

q. For deliverance through Christ from in-dwelling sin. Ro 7:23-25.

r. For victory over death and the grave. 1Co 15:57.

s. For wisdom and might. Da 2:23.

t. For the triumph of the gospel. 2Co 2:14.

u. For the conversion of others. Ro 6:17.

v. For faith exhibited by others. Ro 1:8; 2Th 1:3.

w. For love exhibited by others. 2Th 1:3.

x. For the grace bestowed on others. 1Co 1:4; Php 1:3-5; Col 1:3-6.

y. For the zeal exhibited by others. 2Co 8:16.

z. For the nearness of God’s presence. Ps 75:1.

A. For appointment to the ministry. 1Ti 1:12.

B. For willingness to offer our property for God’s service. 1Ch 29:6-14.

C. For the supply of our bodily wants. Ro 14:6,7; 1Ti 4:3,4.

D. For all men. 1Ti 2:1.

E. For all things. 2Co 9:11; Eph 5:20.

6. Should be accompanied by intercession for others. 1Ti 2:1; 2Ti 1:3; Phm 1:4.

7. Should always accompany prayer. Ne 11:17; Php 4:6; Col 4:2.

8. Should always accompany praise. Ps 92:1; Heb 13:15.

9. Expressed in psalms. 1Ch 16:7.

10. Ministers appointed to offer, in public. 1Ch 16:4,7; 23:30; 2Ch 31:2.

11. Saints

a. Exhorted to. Ps 105:1; Col 3:15.

b. Resolved to offer. Ps 18:49; 30:12.

c. Habitually offer. Da 6:10.

d. Offer sacrifices of. Ps 116:17.

e. Abound in the faith with. Col 2:7.

f. Magnify God by. Ps 69:30.

g. Come before God with. Ps 95:2.

h. Should enter God’s gate with. Ps 100:4.

12. Of hypocrites, full of boasting. Lu 18:11.

13. The wicked averse to. Ro 1:21.

14. Exemplified

a. David. 1Ch 29:12.

b. Levites. 2Ch 5:12,13.

c. Daniel. Da 2:23.

d. Jonah. Jon 2:9.

e. Simeon. Lu 2:28.

f. Anna. Lu 2:38.

g. Paul. Ac 28:15.