Thanksgiving Should Be Every Day

Thanksgiving Should Be Every Day

Psalms 9:1

I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart;

I will recount all of your wonderful deeds.

This is just a short piece for Thanksgiving.

Perhaps every day should be a day of thanksgiving.  Every day you open your eyes and draw a breath is another day of a gift we were given.  Every day you can wake up and have a thought and a feeling is more precious than any other thing on earth.

Yet we set aside one day a year to appreciate all that we have every day. Continue reading

Lost Its Art

Lost Its Art

One weekend last fall my sister and her husband came in from out of town.  They have a second home which is a log cabin located in the woods close to my house.

My family took this opportunity to get together and have an early Thanksgiving dinner and since it was on a Sunday that we gathered together the NFL games were on the TV.

I stopped watching the NFL and most other sports except for the NHL, which is the only sport I really follow anymore.  Baseball is starting to make a bit of a comeback for me.

Watching these NFL games, along with the pregame, in game and post game commentators reminded me why I stopped watching the sport. Continue reading