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I am Thankful for......... ....the taxes I pay ....because it means I’m employed. ....the clothes that fit a little too snug ....because i...
Scripture: Ecclesiastes 4:5-5:7
THE KEY TO HAPPINESS Gratitude is nothing less than the key to happiness. For this penetrating insight into gratefulness, I am grateful to Denn...
THE RIGHT USE OF THE EYES A bishop of the early church, who was a remarkable example of the virtue of contentment, was asked his secret. The venera...
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-4:13
A CHILD'S PERSPECTIVE OF THANKFULNESS When asked to list what he was thankful for, one little boy wrote, "My glasses!" "That's good," said the...
ILL. Let me read a part of the list that several housewives compiled. They wrote that they were especially thankful: "For automatic dishwashe...
Scripture: Joshua 1:9-6:5
My natural mother once wrote a poem about being thankful that I have always treasured since I discovered it. She died in 1984 with skin cancer. But, a...
Scripture: Philippians 2:14
Who has ever heard of Harriet Tubman before? Her story is an exciting one. She was a runaway slave who was able to get to the north with the help of...
John Newton continued his ministry into his old age, turning a deaf ear to friends who urged him to accept retirement...
Tags: Christian Witness
Pastor Bruce D. Weaver and his wife drove in their car to pick up their son from Vacation Bible School. The sky was growing dark and there was a storm...
HOW TO GIVE THANKS IN THE MIDST OF LOSS When you've lost something or someone precious, it is easy to forget that "the Lord gives and the Lord take...