Thanksgiving

Thankful for the Fleas (2012)

Thankful for the Fleas (2012)
The barracks where Corrie ten Boom and her sister Betsy were kept in the Nazi concentration camp Ravensbruck were terribly overcrowded and flea-infested. They had been able to miraculously smuggle a Bible into the camp, and in that Bible they had read that in all things they were to give thanks, and that God can use anything for good.

Give Thanks for the Blessings of God

Give Thanks for the Blessings of God
Although we tend to associate the modern holiday of Thanksgiving with the proclamation issued by Abraham Lincoln on October 3, 1863, the first presidential proclamation declaring a day of Thanksgiving actually dates back to 1789 and was promulgated by our first president, George Washington.