thanksgiving

A Thanksgiving Reader: Thoughts for Cultivating Gratitude

Thanksgiving Day joins together friends and family to feast, laugh, and reflect upon the innumerable blessings of God upon each of us; some of the most important ones gathered around the table. And, while for too many, Thanksgiving has morphed into “Turkey Day” – a day to eat too much, fall asleep watching football games …

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Reflections On Having Consumed in One Hour a Meal Prepared Over Two Days

It is the day after Thanksgiving, and a few days till Advent. Over the next few weeks, all our learning and living will take place in the context of bustle and anticipation, joy and solemnity, fasting and feasting. This merits some reflection. Most days we trip along doing more or less the same thing, trying …

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