Thanksgiving Resources

Created on November 20th, 2020

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Resources for worship at Thanksgiving
A new Thanksgiving tradition

A new Thanksgiving tradition

By David Staal, Scott Staal
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The holidays upon us: Eat, pray, shop

The holidays upon us: Eat, pray, shop

By Christy Thomas
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Being together

Being together

By Jake Owensby
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3 secret reasons to be grateful. Even when you're not

3 secret reasons to be grateful. Even when you're not

By Rebekah Simon-Peter
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Why should we give thanks?

Why should we give thanks?

By Kimberly Winston / Religion News Service
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Memories smell like turkey

Memories smell like turkey

By Ed Zinkiewicz
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The Power of Gratitude

The Power of Gratitude

By Greg Paul
The figures at the far end of the city park I was about to enter, lurking just outside the bright cone of a streetlight, had the hulking, rounded look acquired by homeless people… read more
Gratitude Stories

Gratitude Stories

By Martin Thielen
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, the following gratitude stories might be helpful to you. They all fall under the theme of 1 Thessalonians 5:18, “Give thanks in all … read more
A Thanksgiving Meditation

A Thanksgiving Meditation

By Adam Thomas
I would like to lead you in a guided meditation for the next several minutes. This meditation is about various aspects of thanksgiving, of gratitude. We will give thanks for… read more
Thanksgiving Sermon Starters

Thanksgiving Sermon Starters

By Ministry Matters
Thanksgiving is not an explicitly Christian holiday, but our faith in a God to whom we owe so much gratitude makes the holiday an excellent opportunity to gather as a community of … read more
Thanksgiving Day FREE Service

Thanksgiving Day FREE Service

By Nancy C. Townley
The free order of service, is excerpted from Praise Now! 2 by Nylea L. Butler-Moore and Nancy C. Townley. The service includes a skit, welcome, prayers, suggested music, worship… read more
If you want to be happier, do this

If you want to be happier, do this

By Gregg Louis Taylor
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Grateful giving

Grateful giving

By Samantha Tidball
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Thanksgiving Sunday Yr. C

Thanksgiving Sunday Yr. C

By Nancy C. Townley
CALLS TO WORSHIP Call to Worship #1: L: Come, let us celebrate the wondrous gifts that God has given us. P: Throughout all our lives, God has blessed us with love and hope. L:… read more
New Worship Connection: Thanksgiving 2017

New Worship Connection: Thanksgiving 2017

By Nancy C. Townley
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Thanksgiving (free graphics)

Thanksgiving (free graphics)

By Betsy Hall, Matt Orozco
Thanksgiving can easily get crowded out by the jump from Halloween to Christmas, plan a community worship service for a time to pause, stop, and give thanks to God. Free… read more
Thanksgiving and the practice of gratitude

Thanksgiving and the practice of gratitude

By Alex Joyner
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Giving more than thanks

Giving more than thanks

By Melissa Slocum
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