Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

What a wonderful survey by James R. White of all the times that both the verb and noun for “thanksgiving” is used in the New Testament. For years, I have appreciated Dr. White’s emphasizing God as Creator and we are … Continue reading

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Prayer in song from Psalm 20

For the choir director. A Psalm of David. 20 May the Lord answer you in the day of trouble!May the name of the God of Jacob set you securely on high!2 May He send you help from the sanctuaryAnd support you from Zion!3 May He remember all your meal offeringsAnd find your burnt offering [a]acceptable! [b]Selah. … Continue reading

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True Worship

“Worship is not only doing what pleases God, but also being pleased with what God does.”  (Jeremiah Burroughs, The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment, cited by William Barcley, “Ungratefulness as the Root of Sin” in Tabletalk Magazine, p. 6, November, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving: Worship, Meditations, and historical background of the US holiday.

I don’t agree with Hillsong’s Charismatic and crazy practices; but I discovered this song today on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2016; and it is beautiful to me and the lyrics are excellent and Biblical and I love the acoustic guitar … Continue reading

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