by Jean Martz
- "Thanks be unto God for his unspeakable gift." — the Lord Jesus Christ, our Savior — the Living Word (II Cor. 9:15).
- Thanks be unto God for the written Word — "The Lord gave the Word." "Let the Word of Christ dwell in you richly. " (Ps. 68:11; Col 3:16)
- "Heaven and earth
shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away." (Matt. 24:35) "But the Word of the Lord endureth forever." (I Pet. 1:25)
As we look into the eternal Word of God, it can affect us in many ways:
And blessings without number!
Let us view the verses in the Thanksgiving acrostic and see how each verse affects us.
- Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thy own
understanding (Prov. 3:5)
- Hope thou in God: for l shall yet praise Him for the help of His
countenance. (Ps. 42:5)
bide in me and let my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye
will and it shall be done unto you. (John 15:7)
- Now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation.
(I Cor. 6:2)
- Kneel before the Lord our Maker. (Ps. 95:6)
- Sanctify the Lord God in your hearts and be ready always to
give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of
the hope that is in you with meekness and fear. (I Pet. 3:15)
- Guide me with thy counsel, and afterward receive me to glory.
- Incline my heart unto thy testimonies. (Ps. 119:36)
- Visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction. (James 1:27)
- ln everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let
your requests be made known unto God. (Phil. 4:6)
- Nothing shall be impossible with God. (Luke 1:37)
- Glory, honor and power are yours, O Lord! (Rev. 4:11)
How have these verses affected you?
Thankfully in Him,