Monday is Thanksgiving Day in Canada. More than just a day off of work or school, it’s a holiday that reminds us of what motivates everything in our lives: thankfulness to God.
But the holidays aren’t always easy– juggling in-laws and schedules, strained family relationships, steering clear of hot-button issues… Russell has some ideas on dealing with family tensions at the holidays in a godly manner.
Does listing the things you are thankful for make you feel childish? Does thanking God for rainbows and ice cream seem too trivial? Jean shares how she worked through this issue to see the blessing of counting your blessings, naming them one by one… Read more in: “Thanksgiving: it’s not trivial.”
Finally, Ann shares 15 ideas for parents to encourage and teach thankfulness to their kids.