Originally published Wednesday, 25 November 2015.
If you’re looking for the perfect words to express gratitude to someone who’s showed you kindness, try these Bible verses to help you say thank you better than you could on your own.
They’re short but are the perfect accompaniment to your heartfelt words in a card, email, or Facebook message.
I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers. Ephesians 1:16
I thank my God in all my remembrance of you. Philippians 1:3
May the Lord reward you for your kindness. Ruth 1:8
May the Lord, the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to take refuge, reward you fully for what you have done. Ruth 2:12
May the LORD now show you kindness and faithfulness, and I too will show you the same favor because you have done this. 2 Samuel 2:6
I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you. Romans 1:8
For what thanksgiving can we return to God for you, for all the joy that we feel for your sake before our God. 1 Thessalonians 3:9
I always thank God for you because of his grace given you in Christ Jesus. 1 Corinthians 1:4
As a result of your ministry, men will give glory to God. For your generosity to them and to all believers will prove that you are obedient to the Good News of Christ. And they will pray for you with deep affection because of the overflowing grace God has given to you. 2 Corinthians 9:13-14
I thank God for you—the God I serve with a clear conscience, just as my ancestors did. Night and day I constantly remember you in my prayers. 2 Timothy 1:3
The Lord bless you and keep you;
The Lord make His face shine upon you,
And be gracious to you;
The Lord lift up His countenance upon you,
And give you peace. Numbers 6:24-26
We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers. 1 Thessalonians 1:2
What Bible verses do you use when writing someone a thank you note? I’d love to hear your favorites in the comments!
Get all One Thing Alone blog posts by email and a free eCourse called "Quiet Time for Busy Women" - click here.