Finding Thankfulness in the Midst of Poverty

Finding Thankfulness in the Midst of Poverty

After traveling to Jamaica, I witnessed firsthand what it means to be deeply thankful. Our youth group flew to Jamaica to join a group of local church members in hosting a Vacation Bible School for the children in the area and to bring much needed supplies to this...
A cornucopia of thoughts on giving thanks

A cornucopia of thoughts on giving thanks

  A client, a stranger, a friend…..nothing in common but me and how grateful they are for their life.  Each of these people has offered a different perspective to me, and has made me abundantly aware of how much I have to be grateful for.  Often times, we don’t...
Are you thankful for your own gifts?

Are you thankful for your own gifts?

 When we think of Thanksgiving, we automatically start thinking about how thankful we are for the people and the material things we have in our lives.  While this is a worthwhile and acceptable way to be thankful, do we stop to consider our own skills and talents, or...