Gratitude / Thankfulness:Thank You Flowers

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Top Resources (each leads to many more resources)  General Conference Talks on Gratitude  Resources on the Gospel Topic of "Gratitude"  Resources for teaching Children about Gratitude  The Guide to the Scriptures on the topic of Gratitude

BYU:  Encyclopedia of Mormomism:  "Thankfulness"  Top Search Results on the topics of Gratitude and Thankfulness

General Resources

Be Thankful   (for what you don't have)

Everyday Thanksgiving

Expressing appreciation to others - President Gordon B. Hinckley

Expressing Gratitude  -  short story told by Pres. Thomas S. Monson

In Everything Give Thanks

"Live in Thanksgiving Daily" - Joseph B. Wirthlin - Ensign


Teaching Ideas for a lesson  (by a Seminary teacher)

Thank You, Lord

"The Glory of an Ordinary Day" - The Spoken Word

The Sister Who Served

"Think About This...."


Count Your Blessings

Drink from the Saucer 

"Gratitude" -  by Edgar Guest

"How Different"

"Thank God For Dirty Dishes..."

"The Most Beautiful Flower"

"Through Someone Else's Eyes"


Quotes on Gratitude with large printable PDF

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Quotes on Thanksgiving (Daily WOOL)

Scriptures on Gratitude

General Conference Talks

"Think to Thank" - President Thomas S. Monson 

"Gratitude" - Elder Gordon T. Watts

"Gratitude and Thanksgiving" - Marion G. Romney 

"Gratitude as a Saving Principle" - James E. Faust

"Remembrance and Gratitude" - Henry B. Eyring

BYU Speeches

"And in Everything Give Thanks" -  Marvin J. Ashton - Fireside

"Listen, Lift, Rescue"

"Live in Thanksgiving Daily" - Joseph B. Wirthlin   

"Through the lens of Gratitude" - BYU-Idaho

FHE Lessons, etc. For Children:

FHE on Gratitude (

"Grateful Heart"  short excerpt by James E. Faust - Friend Mag.

"I'm Thankful for You" - Ensign (Random Sampler, scroll down)

Videos on Gratitude

All Videos on Gratitude

Grateful in Any Circumstances - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

Pics and Thoughts

President Nelson quote counting blessings

what if you woke up tomorrow with only the things you thanked God for yesterday

Gratitude Armstrong

Gratitude Cicero

Gratitude Proust

Large Printable Quotes for Posting

"Counsel with the Lord in all thy doings, and He will direct thee for good; yea, when thou liest down at night lie down unto the Lord, that He may watch over you in your sleep; and when thou risest in the morning, let thy heart be full of thanks unto God; and if ye do these things, ye shall be lifted up at the last day."

-Alma 37:37-

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"GRATITUDE is twin sister to humility; PRIDE is foe to both."

-James E. Talmage-

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I think if we were to take one single measure of how spiritually well a person is, it would be how much gratitude he or she feels for life, for what it has to offer.

Church News

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