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Parent Cue Weekly :: 11/24/14

Weekly Parent Cue

 

HERE’S WHAT WE’RE TALKING ABOUT

Bible Story: Once, Twice, Three Times to Celebrate (Israelite Feast Days) • Exodus 23:14-19 (2 Kings 23, supporting)

Bottom Line: Take time to celebrate what God has done.

Memory Verse: “Give thanks no matter what happens. God wants you to thank him because you believe in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5:18, NIrV

Life App: Gratitude—letting others know you see how they’ve helped you.

Basic Truth: I can trust God no matter what.

A HAPPIER THANKSGIVING

It was one of those moments I was so thankful for and at the same time kind of wish never happened—someone explained to me what the key to happiness is.

Surprisingly, it’s not

making more money

having everything go according to plan

living with your every need provided for

You would think all of that would make us thankful, but it rarely does. Rather than engender gratitude, it tends to only provide some acknowledgment that what we hoped would happen did happen. And then we hope for a little better next time. Gratitude rarely enters the picture.

So what’s the key to finding gratitude?

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Happy Thanksgiving!
We hope you have an amazing time with family and friends this thanksgiving. Remember to lead you children to thank God for all he does for us.