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The Garratts, Gravy and Thanksgiving

How does it feel to be on Canadian soil for Thanksgiving weekend? "So grateful." Only if you’ve been held for 775 days in a foreign prison, with no family contact, sleep deprivation, rationed food, death threats and relentless interrogation, can you understand the depth of emotion behind those words. (more…)
Bob Jones
October 1, 2021


What if you woke up today with only the things you thanked God for yesterday? THANKSGIVING is one day on the calendar. THANKSLIVING is an attitude in your heart. "Give thanks to God—he is good     and his love never quits." 2 Chronicles 16:34 (The Message) APPLICATION: What are you thankful today? Please leave a comment below.  THANK YOU. I write to inspire people to be real, grow an authentic faith in Jesus, enjoy healthy relationships and discover their life purpose. If this material is helpful to you, please follow me. Subscribe. I’ll put helpful content into your email box on Mondays and Thursdays, as well as upcoming events at North Pointe Community Church, Edmonton, Alberta. Follow on Twitter. I daily tweet info I…
Bob Jones
October 11, 2015