Giving Thanks and Stress

Being more thankful can perhaps reduce the pressures and stress a person may have. David is praising the Lord in Psalm 32.  As David confesses his sin to God and rejoices in the forgiveness the Lord has given to him, he has much to be thankful for.  He goes on to record the following inContinue reading “Giving Thanks and Stress”

Let the People Praise Thee

Let the People Praise Thee Let the people praise thee, O God; let all the people praise thee.  Psalm 67:3 Thanksgiving is such a wonderful day each year.  Lots of food. Fun family gatherings. Football games and more eating.  Christmas shopping commences. There are so many things going on that perhaps most people have forgottenContinue reading “Let the People Praise Thee”

Don’t Be Like Your Dog

Don’t Be Like Your Dog “A little lad of six was invited out to lunch in a neighbor’s home. As soon as all were seated at the table the food was served. The little boy was puzzled, and, with a child’s frankness, asked, “Don’t you say a prayer before you eat?” The host was uncomfortable,Continue reading “Don’t Be Like Your Dog”

How to Know You Are Not Thankful

How to Know You Are Not Thankful Praise ye the LORD. O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.  Psalm 106:1 For this posting, you may want to open your Bible to Psalm 106 to follow along in the text. “A man writing at a post-office deskContinue reading “How to Know You Are Not Thankful”

The Change Thanksgiving Makes in Us

The Change Thanksgiving Makes in Us Do you enjoy the thanksgiving time of year?  Football games, awesome food, Christmas shopping season kickoff, and the great change in weather are terrific!  I always look forward to seeing Snoopy and the Charlie Brown characters make their way across the ocean on the Mayflower.  Does anyone have anyContinue reading “The Change Thanksgiving Makes in Us”

Giving A Testimony

Giving a Testimony I think myself happy, king Agrippa, because I shall answer for myself this day… Acts 26:2 A man named Don was faithful in every testimony service to stand up and say “I thank Jesus for my salvation.”  I do not remember a time when Don would not say something good about JesusContinue reading “Giving A Testimony”

13 Thankfulness Thoughts for 2013

13 Thankfulness Thoughts for 2013 On this beautiful Thanksgiving morning, I am writing to say to you: “I thank the Lord for you.”  We are blessed at the Wilton Baptist Church.  The Apostle Paul, led of God, wrote something similar in Ephesians 1:15-19, which says: “Wherefore I also, after I heard of your faith inContinue reading “13 Thankfulness Thoughts for 2013”