We are surrounded by God’s benefits. The best use of these benefits is an unceasing expression of gratitude.
— John Calvin
And although it be not always so plentiful, as it was at this time with vu, yet by the goodness of God, we are so far from want, that we often wish you partakers of our plenty.
— Letter of Edward Winslow, Pilgrim of the First Thanksgiving
Divine Gratitude is the expression of the soul’s delight in the good character, gracious works, and bountiful gifts of a benevolent, merciful, and mighty God.
— Doug McNutt
The trumpeters and musicians joined in unison to give praise and thanks to the LORD. Accompanied by trumpets, cymbals and other instruments, the singers raised their voices in praise to the LORD and sang: “He is good; his love endures forever
— 2 Chronicles 5:13