Gratitude Gobblers 2020

Gratitude Gobblers 2020

Here are five turkey templates (some old, one new) for a pre- or post-dinner Thanksgiving activity for adults and kids. In the center of the turkey write your name for God: “Gracious God, Creator, Beloved One, or….” In the spaces within the turkey,...
Gratitude Gobblers 2019

Gratitude Gobblers 2019

“For the Beauty of the Earth, Sing, Oh Sing TodayOf the Skies and of our birth, Sing, Oh Sing, always.Nature, Human and Divine, all around us lies,Lord of All to Thee we raise grateful hymns of praise.” These simple and beautiful words are from the...
Gratitude Gobbler Prayer Template 2017

Gratitude Gobbler Prayer Template 2017

“Let us come before God with thanksgiving and extol him with music and song.” (Psalm 95:2 NIV) For a family activity on Thanksgiving or during the holiday weekend, here are three templates to use for gratitude prayers. One is new this year, two are from previous...

Gratitude Gobbler

I love drawing/praying my yearly gratitude turkey. The turkey is a visual journal of my life in the past twelve months. What I notice about my life in the past year is my tendency to be alone. This is not all bad. Keeping one’s own company and learning to...

Gratitude List Revisited

When I was sad or disgruntled as a kid, my mother used to say, “You sit down and write a list of all of the things you have to be grateful for.” It really irked me. I WAS a grateful kid but sometimes I wanted to just vent and be heard. As an adult I have...