Tag Archives for thanksgiving

Seeds of life

Today Marion’s parents celebrated sixty-five years of marriage. A simple family celebration marked the occasion. Later, as we said our good-byes, I thanked my parents-in-law for getting married, pointing out that had they not done so, I could not have met … Continue reading

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04. October 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Finances, Faith and Relationships, Faith and Suffering, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , , | 5 comments

Keeping the flow clean

Recently when I was reading the words of Jesus in the Gospel of Matthew, I was struck by these simple yet profound comments about the human heart. But what comes out of the mouth proceeds from the heart, and this … Continue reading

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04. October 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

Why I’m glad I’m not an atheist

I am so glad I am no longer an atheist. If I were still an atheist, I couldn’t celebrate Thanksgiving with any integrity.  After all, how do you give thanks to someone who doesn’t exist?  If you don’t acknowledge the … Continue reading

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09. October 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Science, Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts, Testimonies | Tags: , , , | 1 comment

In everything give thanks

Here in Canada this is Thanksgiving weekend.  Early settlers and explorers gave thanks for a safe journey across the Atlantic; later settlers gave thanks for a good harvest; Loyalists coming to Canada from the United States after the American Revolution … Continue reading

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11. October 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , | 3 comments