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The Hope of Abundance

The generous will themselves be blessed,     for they share their food with the poor. (Proverbs 22:9.) *** Advertisements

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Black Friday, Anxiety, and Me

[From the archives.] Black Friday – NBC News Black Friday holds no attraction for me, no allure, no batting eyelashes drawing me to the stores. I went to the mall on Black Friday. A Question Never Before Posed to Me … Continue reading

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Don’t Run with the Turkeys – how to avoid fools on Thanksgiving

[Updated from the archives, some tips that might help you navigate some difficult family dynamics this Thanksgiving.] When I mentioned running near wild turkeys in a Thanksgiving post, Laura asked me what I do when they get too close. The … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving and the Lamb

[Originally posted Thanksgiving 2013.] Lots of people like to have turkey on Thanksgiving. I’ve decided to focus on the Thanksgiving Lamb. If you offer an animal from the flock as a fellowship offering to the Lord, you are to offer … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving to all of Canada!

[From the archives, in honor of Canada’s Day of Thanksgiving.] *** Shane Koyczan Maybe I have a romantic idealism about our neighbors to the north, but I really like Canada. It could be our family camping trips there when I … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Lamb

[Originally posted Thanksgiving 2013.] Lots of people like to have turkey on Thanksgiving. I’ve decided to focus on the Thanksgiving Lamb. If you offer an animal from the flock as a fellowship offering to the Lord, you are to offer … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks For My Taste Buds

[From the archives, a post about food – physical and spiritual – and giving thanks.] I love my taste buds. I figure God loves them too, since he made them. He even tells us to imagine what it means to taste … Continue reading

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When It’s Easy To Be Thankful – Jesus, family, my readers

[From the archives, last year’s Thanksgiving Day post. My update: I’m still thankful for the same things I wrote about then.] *** I am writing this post the week before Thanksgiving, but I already know what I’m thankful for (and perhaps … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks for the Lamb

[Updated from the archives.] *** Lots of people like to have turkey on Thanksgiving. I’ve decided to focus on the Thanksgiving Lamb. If you offer an animal from the flock as a fellowship offering to the Lord, you are to … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving, Canada!

[From the archives, in honor of Canada’s Day of Thanksgiving.] *** Maybe I have a romantic idealism about our neighbors to the north, but I really like Canada. It could be our family camping trips there when I was a … Continue reading

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