Be Ye Thankful

Who gives thanks?

Psalm 140:13 "Surely _______________ shall give thanks to your name; the upright shall live in your presence."

Psalm 145:10 "All your _________ shall give thanks to you, O Lord, and all your ________ shall bless you."

When? Why?

1 Thess. 5:16-18 "Rejoice _________, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the _____________ in Christ Jesus for you."

Phil 4:6 "Do not worry about anything, but in everything by _________ and supplication with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known unto God. And the _________ of God, which surpasses all understanding, will _________ your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus."

2 Cor. 4:15 "Yes, everything is for your sake, so that grace, as it extends to more and more people, may increase thanksgiving, to the ________ of God."

Ephesians 5:4 "Entirely out of place is obscene, silly, vulgar talk; ________________, let there be thanksgiving."

Psalm 136:26 "O give thanks to the God of heaven, for his _____________ endures forever."

How?

Eph. 1:16 "I do not cease to give thanks for you as I remember you in my ____________."

Psalm 147:7 "_________ to the Lord with thanksgiving; make melody to our God on the lyre."

By who's authority?

Eph 5:20 "Giving thanks to God the Father at ____________ and for __________ in the name of our ________________________."

For what?

Colossians 1:12 "Giving thanks to the Father, who has enabled you to share in the _____________ of the saints in the light."

John 6:11 "Then Jesus took _____________, and when he had given thanks, he distributed them to those who were seated...."

Dan 2:23 "To you, O God of my ancestors, I give thanks and praise, for you have given me _________ and ____________, ..."

John 11:41b "...And Jesus looked upward and said, "Father, I thank you for having ________ me."

1 Cor. 15:57 "But thanks be to God, who gives us the _________ through our Lord Jesus Christ."

2 Cor. 9:15 "Thanks be to God for his indescribable _____________!"

1 Thess. 2:13 "We also constantly give thanks to God for this, that when you received the word of God that you heard from us, you _______________ it not as a human word, but as what it really is, God's word, which is also at work in you believers."

1 Tim. 2:1-2 "First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for ____________, for _________ and ______ who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity."

1 Thess. 1:2 "We always give thanks to God for _____________ and mention you in our prayers,..."

Psalm 138:2 "I bow down toward your holy temple and give thanks to your name for your steadfast ___________ and your __________________; for you have exalted your name and your word above everything."

What else is it called?

Psalm 116:17 "I will offer to you a thanksgiving __________ and call on the name of the Lord."

Psalm 138:1 "I give you thanks, O Lord, with my whole heart; before the gods I sing your ________."

Who is all the thanks above been directed to?

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