Posts filed under: Thankfulness

A Day of Thanksgiving

Thank you! That’s what you are supposed to say on this day, right? Well, yes. But do we actually mean it? So often, we get stuck on the things that have gone wrong. Well, maybe I should say, I as...
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Thank You for Sending

“I think God has called me to be a missionary!” That’s what I, a punk middle school kid, said to my parents after going on my first mission trip. When a missionary is sent to the field, people usually assume...
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Thank You for Coming

This coming spring, Jonathan and I will have served with OMS for nine years. Over the years, there have been many changes—where we live, what the ministry looks like, the make-up of our team. The process has taught me a...
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Thank You for Giving

God and I had a deal…at least I thought we did. The deal was that I would follow him, as long as he didn’t make me rely too heavily on him or other people—specifically in the area of fundraising. About...
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Thank You for Praying

Some years back, Corinne and I were enjoying lunch after sharing at a church in Montana, when a gentleman from the congregation came up and sat down next to me. “I have something to show you,” he said as he...
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