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Thursday, November 24, 2016

Term Thursday (35) Thanksgiving Day (United States)


Today is
Thanksgiving Day (United States)

Verse of the Day
"Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name." - Psalms 100:4


Today's Theological Term

Thanksgiving
THANKSGIV'ING, ppr. Rendering thanks for good received.
THANKSGIV'ING, n. The act of rendering thanks or expressing gratitude for favors or mercies.
Every creature of God is good, and nothing to be refused, if received with thanksgiving. 1 Tim 4.
1. A public celebration of divine goodness; also, a day set apart for religious services, specially to acknowledge the goodness of God, either in any remarkable deliverance from calamities or danger, or in the ordinary dispensation of his bounties. The practice of appointing an annual thanksgiving originated in New England.
(from Webster's Dictionary of American English 1828)


Country of the Day
Please pray for Belize


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