Thankful Bible Verses

What are the best Bible verses about being thankful? The Word of God is full of wisdom on the benefit and value of being thankful and appreciating the gifts of God and life. We are continuously reminded of why we should be thankful and the joy it can bring us through scripture. It is no surprise that the happiest people are the most thankful. Find encouragement to be grateful from this collection of thankful Bible verses!

Ephesians 5:20 NIV

20 always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.

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1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 NIV

16 Rejoice always, 17 pray continually, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.

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Psalm 103:2 NIV

2 Praise the Lord, my soul, and forget not all his benefits-

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Colossians 3:15-17 NIV

15 Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. 16 Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts. 17 And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.

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Philippians 4:6 NIV

6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.

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1 Corinthians 10:13 NIV

13 No temptationThe Greek for "temptation" and "tempted" can also mean "testing" and "tested" . has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be temptedThe Greek for "temptation" and "tempted" can also mean "testing" and "tested" . beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted,The Greek for "temptation" and "tempted" can also mean "testing" and "tested" . he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.

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Psalm 106:1 NIV

1 Praise the Lord.Hebrew "Hallelu Yah" ; also in verse 48Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever.

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Joshua 23:14 NIV

14 "Now I am about to go the way of all the earth. You know with all your heart and soul that not one of all the good promises the Lord your God gave you has failed. Every promise has been fulfilled; not one has failed.

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Romans 10:10 NIV

10 For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.

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1 Samuel 12:24 NIV

24 But be sure to fear the Lord and serve him faithfully with all your heart; consider what great things he has done for you.

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John 6:51 NIV

51 I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats this bread will live forever. This bread is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world."

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James 1:17 NIV

17 Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.

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Colossians 4:2 NIV

2 Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.

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Romans 1:21 NIV

21 For although they knew God, they neither glorified him as God nor gave thanks to him, but their thinking became futile and their foolish hearts were darkened.

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Philemon 1:4 NIV

4 I always thank my God as I remember you in my prayers,

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