Thanksgiving, which occurs on the fourth Thursday in November, is based on the colonial Pilgrims’ 1621 harvest meal. The holiday continues to be a day for Americans to gather for a day of feasting, football and family.
Thanksgiving Bible Verses
Bible Verses for Thanksgiving – Be encouraged with Scripture on why we should give thanks and how to express our gratitude. It’s so easy during the holiday season (or any time of the year!) to be overwhelmed with all the tasks and activities to do that we forget to stop and reflect on why we should be celebrating. Take a minute to stop and read these Bible verses as you meditate on all the ways God has blessed you! Read these verses out loud to thank God and praise Him for the good that surrounds you.
We also want to provide you with our favorite thanksgiving prayers for you and your family – here you can find both short Thanksgiving dinner prayers for before the meal as well as longer prayers that give your mind and heart time to reflect. These are also wonderful to say any day of the year as you seek to experience a heart of gratitude! – 20 Thanksgiving Prayers to Encourage and Inspire
Below are 27 Thanksgiving Bible Verses to help you focus your heart and mind on gratitude: