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Twice Blessed

    How do you count your blessings?   One by one, like the song says By category: Family, Home, Job . . . Frankly, I’m not feeling very blessed There’s a Jewish tradition, part of the Passover celebration, that … Continue reading

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Color Me Thankful

    I’m thankful for color:   the brown of roast turkey and my grandsons’ eyes the red of cherry dessert and weathered barns the green of pickles and pine trees the white of marshmallows and highway lines the orange … Continue reading

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Instead of Complaining, Give Thanks

    Blaise Pascal lived just 39 years, from 1623 to 1662–a brilliant young mathematician, inventor and Christian author. He was wise beyond his years and his era.   “Instead of complaining that God had hidden himself, you will give … Continue reading

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God Said, “Everything”

    What tops your gratitude list?   My family My home My salvation My troubles Troubles? Ha! You’d have to be crazy to be thankful for all the bad stuff that comes your way. Except . . . 1 … Continue reading

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Thanks Be to God!

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Bless Your Grateful Heart

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Unchanging Gratitude

The international picture keeps changing. Alliances are shifting. I’m not sure which nations are friends and which are enemies. Even in our own country, we are sifted into ever-changing categories that don’t necessarily make sense.   James 1:17 (NIV) Every … Continue reading

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Changing Gratitude

  Seems like I’m surrounded by change:     New traffic patterns Weather Changing rules & regulations Changing allies and enemies And I don’t like it. Sometimes I long to be that head-in-the-sand ostrich–if I don’t see it, it isn’t … Continue reading

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With Gratitude for All

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Corporate Gratitude (Thursday)

  I thank God for my blessings – EASY I thank God for blessings bestowed on my loved ones – EASY   I thank God for blessings bestowed on people I don’t especially like (i.e, the whiners, the tricksters, people … Continue reading

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