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The Thanks and Giving holiday

Blog Published: November 26, 2019

The Thanksgiving holiday brings to mind a conference I recently attended, where people talked about the connection between “thanks” and “giving.”

The season for Thanks and Giving

Change of seasons--change of heart!

Blog Published: December 31, 2018

The power to change your life lies within you--so how can you make your list of resolutions into a list of thanksgiving? 

Sister Julie Myers, OSF

Unconditional Thanks

Blog Published: November 25, 2018

We've learned the importance of acknowledging gifts and showing gratitude. But what about giving thanks for challenges and disappointments too? 

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Gratitude: that's happening here!

Blog Published: June 25, 2013

It's been a busy couple weeks filled with work and even a little vacation! After finishing a big project, I'm left a bit tired but very grateful. Thought I'd share one of my favorite poems on gratitude.

AS050 Ask Sister – Special Edition: Thanksgiving

Podcast Recorded: November 26, 2010

AS050 Ask Sister podcast recorded live on November 26, 2010. Sponsored by aNunsLife.org ministry. Special Thanksgiving Edition. Topics include: festive meals, turkey sound effects, recipes, prayers, our favorite Thanksgiving stories, gratitude, and more!

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What are you thankful for on this Thanksgiving holiday?

Podcast Recorded: November 26, 2010

In this Random Nun Clip, the nuns reflect on gratitude--and a surprise guest shows up! Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS050 on our website at aNunsLife.org.

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Giving Thanks

Blog Published: November 26, 2008

As Thanksgiving nears and Advent is just around the corner, I am filled with so much anticipation and joy. The words that keep running through my mind and heart right now are from the prayer of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego ...

Gratitude … the heart of thanksgiving

Blog Published: November 22, 2006

Sometimes saying “thank you” can become an automatic response. “Have a nice day.” “Thanks, you too.” It’s a polite gesture which actually has some very profound meaning behind it. The word gratitude speaks to that deeper dimension.