We are fortunate to have dinner at home several nights a week, and during that time we give our two kids the opportunity to pray. Periodically the prayers have some surprises and confessions but each time I have noticed a lengthy listing of “thanks”. I am not sure if it is because they do not […]


“Gratitude begins in our hearts and then dovetails into behavior. It almost always makes you willing to be of service, which is where the joy resides. It means you are willing to stop being such a jerk. When you are aware of all that has been given to you, in your lifetime and in the […]