1. Read Phil. 4:6 and 1 Thes 5: 16-18, 23-24. What are your thoughts on the active and passive parts of Thanksgiving? That Thanksgiving is both a verb and a noun.

2. Read I Thes. 5:17-18. Do you see the bass note that plays through the song of your prayers?

3. How do you not try to 'shake things off' or 'turn up the noise'? What are the fleas in your life currently? The things that are hard to be thankful for? What is one practical way to walk in faith and trust and even thankfulness for those 'fleas.'

4. What were the 3 shifts that G'Joe mentioned as foundational to see thanksgiving flow out of our lives? 

5. Read Isaiah 53: 4, 7 and 1 Thes 5: 23-24How do you get more "thankfulness" through the gift of God in Christ?