Theology is defined as rational inquiry into religious questions and more specifically as the study of God and His relation to our world. Most of us normally think of God alongside themes such as faith, sin, redemption, Heaven, Hell, life, death, etc. Rarely do we connect God with creativity and imagination.
Happy Thanksgiving everyone. We are so thankful for you and hope y’all have a great holiday.
9 Thoughts for Thanksgiving
Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.
– W. T. Purkiser
I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.
– Henry David Thoreau
Eucharisteo—thanksgiving—always precedes the miracle.
– Ann Voskamp
I pray for you, that all your misgivings will be melted to thanksgivings.
– Jim Elliot
A sincere attitude of gratitude is a beatitude for secured altitudes.
– Israelmore Ayivor
We pray for the big things and forget to give thanks for the ordinary, small (and yet really not small) gifts. How can God entrust great things to one who will not thankfully receive from Him the little things?
– Dietrich Bonhoeffer
If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.
– Gerald Good
There is always, always, always something to be thankful for.
Thanksgiving Day is a jewel, to set in the hearts of honest men; but be careful that you do not take the day, and leave out the gratitude.
– E. P. Powell
In Christopher Nolan’s thrilling 2008 movie, The Dark Knight, Bruce Wayne/Batman asks, “What would you have me do?” His longtime butler Alfred Pennyworth advises, “Endure, Master Wayne. Take it. They’ll hate you for it, but that’s the point of Batman, he can be the outcast. He can make the choice that no one else can make, the right choice.”
On Sunday, November 9, 2014, the world celebrated the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Today, the barrier that once separated Berlin in two has been replaced by a frontier of lights called the Lichtgrenze – an installation made up of thousands of illuminated balloons.
Julia and Maria live in Southlake, Texas and are the creators of Pretty Purposeful. They decided to start their charity because they wanted to inspire and empower other girls, both locally and globally to be purposeful.
The miraculous healing of this little girl is similar to that of the Syro-Phoenician woman’s daughter. Someone (in this case, the girl’s father) had faith for her that she would be healed by Jesus the Christ. This story is recorded in both Matthew 9:18-19, Matthew 9:23-26 and Mark 5:22-24, Mark 5:35-43.