This month when we gathered for conversation and refreshments, our theme was : THANKSGIVING SEASON IS HERE!
Snippets of readings taken from “The Secret of Saying Thanks” author, Douglas Wood; illustrator: Greg Shed; publisher: Simon and Shuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 2005
Question for small group discussion: What are you most thankful for about church?
Using the letters below, try to say in one word what Thanksgiving means for you:
T: Tea Time Talk! Turkey
H: Healing Touch! Hymns and hers; history, humour, hope, healthy, harmony
A: Awesome! Activism; art; abundance, autumn
N: Neighbourly! Nativity; nuts
K: Knox! kinship; kitchen; kids; kindness; kindergarten; knowledge
S: Social Justice! Singing
G: God! Gorgeous; gratitude; generosity
I: Icing! immortal; invisible; inspiration; individuals
V: Vision! Vigour; voices; verve; Vivian!
I: instinct; insight
N: Noble Works! Nuts; joyful noise; nursing; nourishment
G: Gladness; giving; grace; grounding