Pondering The Aftermath of Thanksgiving

Nothing can take the meaning out of Thanksgiving like Black Friday. Wednesday evening I gathered together with my congregation for a Thanksgiving Celebration. It was a great service, a chance to reflect on the many blessings God has given to us. We sang those familiar...

Thanksgiving in the desert

I can not begin to know what it must have been like for the children of Israel to wonder for 40 years in the desert.  I do however know something about life in the desert. Now I’m not talking about the dry sandy cactus and snake area that we call a desert....

Give Thanks – More then just a good idea

It’s a time for giving thanks.  As I write this I give thanks that my Son who was planing to be home from college two days ago made it home safe and sound just 10 minutes ago. I give thanks that I can type this on a computer that seems to be working well. (I...