Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving, and make a joyful noise unto him with psalms.
We, like the Pilgrims, have a choice. In life there will always be those things that we can complain about (the Pilgrims had lost many loved ones), but there will also be much to be thankful for.
Being enriched in every thing to all bountifulness, which causeth through us thanksgiving to God.
Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name.
I will praise the name of God with a song, and will magnify him with thanksgiving.