The story of Thanksgiving

One of the things I love about the holidays is encouraging the family to reflect on where each holiday came from historically so that we can let it shape our mutual story going forward.  Here is David Barton of Wallbuilders sharing the story of Thanksgiving in America.

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What is most significant about Thanksgiving for you personally?  What do you think the significance of this annual observance is for our families and country today?

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2 thoughts on “The story of Thanksgiving

  1. Dana Schreder

    Something I have always appreciated about the Thanksgiving celebration is that commercialism did not impinge upon it. It was simply an opportunity to show our gratitude, reflect on God’s goodness, and thank him for our blessings.

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