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Thankful Thursday

Christmas is full of family traditions. As a child we would get to open one gift on Christmas Eve.  My parents always choose which gift we would get to open.  It never failed, it was always a new pair of pajamas.  As my brother and I got older we would say, “Can we open our […]

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Thankful Thursday

Have you ever broken a glass and just thrown all of the pieces away?  I often think as I do this, how useless the pieces are.  That is such a lie.  Not only can broken things be recycled or made into something new, the event that caused the breaking always teaches a lesson.   Through […]

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Thankful Thursday

I was 6 months pregnant with my second child having anxiety attacks multiple times a week.  I’d always been great at whatever I had chosen to do, but now, I was sitting in a house wondering how my husband and I were going to continue working in the situation we were.  We were broken, were […]

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Thankful Thursday

I am thankful for small reminders. This was a gift from a friend that came at a busy, stressful, and messy time. It was a reminder that I am loved, cared for, and that everyone deserves a little break. Though small and seemingly insignificant, this soda and candy bar sparked the thankfulness inside of me. […]

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Thankful Thursday

Shannon Smith

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Thankful Tursday

I am thankful for uncles.  Mine are some of the best!  This is my Uncle Rick and me when I was about 8 or 9 years old.  I am thankful for his jokes and the way he always made me laugh!  Who is someone that you are thankful for? Nikki Rasmussen

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Thankful Thursday

Worries and Requests I remember when money was tight, and we prayed that God would give us money to get through the last couple of days until payday. The next day we came home from school and there was our dog with something in his mouth.  It was a 20 dollar bill!  It wasn’t much, […]

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Thankful Thursday

I am thankful for timely gifts. These were a sweet gift from my husband after a stressful, sad evening.  Sometimes there is a reason, sometimes there is not, but gifts always make me thankful and wanting to do something nice for someone else.   What is a gift that you are thankful for? Nikki Rasmussen

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Thankful Thursday

Turn It Around I Thessalonians 5:18 (NIV) says “give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”  This is easier said than done.  I know there are times when I am frustrated with what is going on or feeling overwhelmed with life.  When I am experiencing these feelings, I […]

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