Tag Archives: Thankfulness

Thanksgiving Meditations: Thankful for Thank You Notes

Years ago, an American children’s program aired on Nickelodeon titled, “Blue’s Clues”. Blue’s Clues featured an animated blue-spotted dog named Blue.  The show’s innovative animation and production techniques helped their young viewers learn. The show was hosted by a live-action Steve … more »

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Thanksgiving Meditations: I Am Thankful

The phrase, “Give thanks” is stated or implied many times in Psalm 136. The Thanksgiving Holiday season is, naturally, a prime time to give thanks.  (However, for the Christian, the Thanksgiving season should be a year-round affair; that is, we always … more »

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Thanksgiving Meditations: Remembering and Thanking

My former pastor in St. Louis often said from the pulpit, “When I start thinking, I start praising God!”  I would like to propose a slight variation to this phrase: “When I start remembering, I start thanking God!” There is … more »

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Missio on Grumbling (Numbers 11)

It must be one of our favorite pastimes as a culture: complaining about our work.  Grumbling.  And certainly there are times where complaint is legitimate, where things at work are unjust.  But there are also plenty of times where we … more »

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