Thanksgiving Devotionals

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 15

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Libby Covington Scripture: Philippians 4:6 The year 2020 has been hard, and 2019 was hard for me also. We all know about 2020 with the global pandemic, social unrest and many other hardships. In 2019 I lost my beloved brother, Jason, to cancer. It has been hard […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 16

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Mandy Jones Scripture: Philippians 1:3-6 When counting my blessings or things I am thankful for, the things that are always at the top of the list are people. I am SO THANKFUL for the people God has put in my life-my family, my friends, my church community. […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 17

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Jeff Aldis Scripture: Matthew 11:28-30 & Galatians 6:2 & 2 Timothy 1:3 What a year 2020 has been! To think back to how our world was different 12 months ago makes it seem like years ago, not just one year ago. I have heard so much talk […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 18

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Bill Scheel Scripture: Exodus 23:16 & Matthew 12:49-50 Thanksgiving Day is just a little over a week away. Plans are being made to shop for and prepare a veritable feast of turkey and dressing (my favorite) and all the wonderful vegetables that go along with it. And […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 19

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Yesly Antu Scripture: Genesis 8:22; 1Peter 1:6; Psalm 7:17; Psalm 104:19-35 Bless the Lord, O my soul! Praise the Lord! It was hard to sing those phrases in March when it appeared that the world had shut down and in April and in May and so forth. […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 21

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by:  Ray Jones Scripture:  2 Corinthians 11:23-28; Philippians 4:11-12; 1 Thessalonians 5:18 As we look forward next week to the Thanksgiving holidays, we should remember that we have been celebrating Thanksgiving in our country for almost 300 years.  Thanksgiving in the United States had its origin a few […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 20

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by:  Linda Trekell Scripture:  Psalm 95:1-2; Psalm 89:1; I Thessalonians 5:18 Back in the day, we were taught to say please, thank you and you’re welcome. It was the polite way of our world.  It was sometimes hard when the Christmas box contained clothes and not a toy. […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 22

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by:  Treva Kigar Scripture:  Psalm 100 As Thanksgiving approaches, our thoughts often turn to the people and physical blessings for which we are thankful.  We thank God for our family and friends, a place to call home, food on the table, warm blankets on chilly nights and good […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 23

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Drew Coats Scripture: Philippians 4:6-7 What a year! I think ahead to the week in which we will celebrate Thanksgiving as I write on election day. The stress and worry today is palpable. A family trip today required several hours of internet-free time. It was a wonderful […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 24

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by:  Susan Marsh, Stephen Ministry Leader Scripture:  Philippians 4:4-7 With the hint of fall in the air, our thoughts turn to the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays. Some of the feelings we are experiencing this year may be joy, excitement, anxiety, sadness, dread, anticipation and/or depression. Traditions are […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 25

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by:  Sandra Miller Scripture:  Colossians 3:15 Greetings and warm wishes to you and your family this season! This year has been full of many things that have challenged us in one way or another.  At times, it could seem like there is much more to be discouraged about […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 26

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Keith Butcher  Scripture: Psalm 147 & Romans 8:35, 37 Sometimes I don’t understand myself. I know that I should feel gratitude on this day, yet I am overcome with the suffering this year has delivered. How hard it is to give thanks in times of great pain […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 27

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by: Courtney Hutchins Scripture: Psalm 107:21 From an early age we teach our children to say thank you. Before my kids could even speak, I’d thank them for passing me a toy or for following my directions. Several times a day I ask my toddlers, “What do we say […]

Thanksgiving Devotion Nov 28

<< Back to Devotional Page   Written by:  Lynne Hackedorn Scripture:     Psalm 28:7 First, let me say that I hope you all had a very happy and blessed Thanksgiving Day.  For many of us, Thanksgiving this year was not like those we celebrated in the past.  Last year airline travel during the Thanksgiving holiday broke […]