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Thankful in Every Season

By Sandi Cross Psalm 100 Make a joyful shout to the Lord, all you lands!  Serve the Lord with gladness;  Come before His presence with singing.  Know that the Lord, He is God;  It is He who has made us, and not we ourselves;  We are His people and the sheep of His pasture. Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise.  Be thankful to Him, and bless His name.  For the Lord is good;  His mercy is everlasting,  And His truth endures to all generations. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. --- This time of year is especially easy to be thankful — or at least be reminded that we should be thankful. Merriam-Webster defines thankful as being “conscious of benefit received; expressive of thanks; well pleased.” For the believer, biblical thankfulness is being thankful for the love God has bestowed on us through His Son, His word, a