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Thankfulness – 3 keys that unlock the power of gratitude

Thanksgiving- In the United States we set aside one special day to give thanks to God for His blessings, protection, and favor. In fact that’s exactly what  President George Washington said in 1789 as he proclaimed Thursday, November 26th of that same year to be such a day.  He wrote, “…Whereas it is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey His will, to be grateful for His benefits, and humbly to implore His protection and favor; …” Praise God for a president that recognized the providence of God at work in our nation....

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Being Thankful for What You Have

One morning a rich business man overheard his cook in the kitchen say, “If I only had a thousand dollars, I would be happy and content.” She was a good worker, and he thought he would grant her wish. He walked into the kitchen and handed her ten one hundred dollar bills. She thanked him, and he left to go on about his day. But he paused outside the door to see if she would say anything else. Instead of expressing contentment she said, “Why didn’t I say ten thousand dollars?” Secret to True Contentment How many times have you...

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