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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...
BLESSINGS FROM HURRICANE IKE Tuesday I went out, by myself at first, but later in the day Cindy went with me, to check on many of you. No, I didn’...
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...
For thousands of years the Israelites had been looking for the coming of the Messiah. There in Bethlehem by the miraculous p...
Scripture: Luke 2:11
John Newton continued his ministry into his old age, turning a deaf ear to friends who urged him to accept retirement...
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