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
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