10 Verses about Giving Thanks to God

Written By: Woodside Content Team


November 18, 2022

One of the best things about thankfulness is that the more you choose it, the easier it gets. And the more you profess gratitude, you begin to notice more things to be grateful for. When we openly thank and acknowledge the goodness of God in our lives, it allows us to proclaim a loving God to the world around us.

As we work towards having a heart posture of thanks, we encourage you to meditate on these verses below.

1️⃣ I will praise the name of God with a song; I will magnify him with thanksgiving. –Psalm 69:30

2️⃣ And they sang responsively, praising and giving thanks to the Lord, “For he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever toward Israel.” And all the people shouted with a great shout when they praised the Lord. –Ezra 3:11

3️⃣ Oh give thanks to the LORD, for He is good; for His steadfast love endures forever! –1 Chronicles 16:34

4️⃣ Therefore, let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe. -Hebrews 12:28

5️⃣ Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever.
-Psalm 118:1

6️⃣ Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. –Colossians 2:6–7

7️⃣ I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart; I will recount all of your wonderful deeds. –Psalm 9:1

8️⃣ And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted. Sing praises to the Lord, for he has done gloriously; let this be made known in all the earth.” -Isaiah 12:4–5

9️⃣ “I will give to the Lord the thanks due to his righteousness, and I will sing praise to the name of the Lord, the Most High.” –Psalm 7:17

🔟 Thanks be to God for his inexpressible gift! –2 Corinthians 9:15

The overflow of gratitude is joy. We hope that these verses will point you to God’s abundant goodness. Screenshot your favorite verse today and share it with a friend! Let them know how thankful you are for them.

For more verses and encouragement about Thanksgiving and Gratitude, head to woodsidebible.org/read, then click on the ‘Gratitude’ category.