As the only perfect person to ever walk the earth, one would think that the last type of people Jesus the Christ would want his name associated with were sinners and transgressors. Yet that is exactly how He is depicted in Matthew 11:19:
Happy Thanksgiving to all our followers and readers. We are so thankful for you and hope everyone has a blessed holiday.
9 Bible Verses About Giving Thanks to God
Oh, give thanks to the Lord!
Call upon His name;
Make known His deeds among the peoples!
- 1 Chronicles 16:8
Oh, give thanks to the Lord of lords!
For His mercy endures forever.
- Psalm 136:3
And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.
- Colossians 3:17
Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness,
And for His wonderful works to the children of men!
- Psalm 107:21
Rooted and built up in Him and established in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving.
- Colossians 2:7
We give You thanks, O Lord God Almighty,
The One who is and who was and who is to come,
Because You have taken Your great power and reigned.
- Revelation 11:17
I will praise the name of God with a song,
And will magnify Him with thanksgiving.
- Psalm 69:30
Amen! Blessing and glory and wisdom,
Thanksgiving and honor and power and might,
Be to our God forever and ever.
- Revelation 7:12
In everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
- 1 Thessalonians 5:18
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Girls of Virtue – Book Two: Mila
“What’s that?” Zora asked Mila pointing to a dark purple book on her bed. All of the girls had just finished eating dinner in the cafeteria after being taken on a tour of the building by Miss Larochelle. Now they were all in their rooms unpacking and getting ready for the next day when they would train together for the first time. Mila was roommates with Alyson, Zora, Zane, and Tasha Lu Solara.
Mila picked up the book. “This is my Bible. Actually, it was my dad’s before it was mine but he let me have it when he had to leave.”
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In Judges 4:17, Jael is identified as the wife of Heber the Kenite, and she is closely associated with the judge and prophetess, Deborah. Together, God used these two women to help the Israelites win the battle against their oppressive enemies: Jabin, Sisera, and the powerful Canaanite army. Unlike Deborah, Jael was not a judge or a prophetess. She did not have any public position of power. She was a simple homemaker (or in those days, tentmaker). Her story shows how God can use anyone, even the most average of women, to pull off amazing feats for His glory.