I just have some questions and I am not trying to be snarky or rude.
Why is it okay to set aside one day a year to focus on Gratitude and Thanksgiving?
Shouldn’t we be doing this every day? We have no Biblical Authority for doing so on one day.
This day has its origins in history and human traditions and not the Word of God, which should be the basis for everything we say and do.
The original events were observed by Anglican Separatists and animists and the holiday itself was made official by a US President.
This day is something that the “denominational” world and even unbelievers participate in. Is it okay for us to follow their example?
I am not looking for a fight (or even a discussion, comments or closed) but whatever response you might give for justifying the celebration of Thanksgiving, just go ahead and apply that to celebrating the birth of Jesus. That’s my point.
Where is the Biblical Authority for this day?