Fear of God Devotional: How Thankfulness and the Fear of God are Connected

It seems counterintuitive to say that those who fear God are most thankful. How can you feel thankfulness for God and fear God at the same time? Joel Beeke speaks of how thankfulness and the fear of God are friends. The people who are most thankful in this world are those who fear God. 1 John 3:1 declares, “behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us. that we should be called the sons of God.”