Keys to Thankful Living: Focus & Faith • November 23, 2014 • Message 4 in the “30 Days of Thankfulness” series

As Pastor John wraps up the 30 Days of Thankfulness series, he talks about the scientific case for gratitude as a healthy habit and then concludes by encouraging us to choose gratitude as an intentional focus grounded in our faith.…

Breaking Through the Barriers to Gratitude • November 16, 2014 • Message 3 in the “30 Days of Thankfulness” series

Fear, bitterness and despair stand in the way of living with gratitude, a key ingredient for experiencing joy. The scriptures give us the path to overcome these barriers. Love overcomes fear. Faith overcomes bitterness. Hope overcomes despair. Part of living…

Finding Deep Thankfulness in the Storms of Life • November 9, 2014 • Message 2 in the “30 Days of Thankfulness” series

It’s easy to be thankful when things are going well. But how do you be thankful when things are difficult. Pastor John talks about the daily habit of thankfulness like the little waves on the surface of the water and…

The Foundation for Thankful Living • November 2, 2014 • Message 1 in the “30 Days of Thankfulness” series

Many of us spend a great deal of time and effort getting our home and kitchen ready for the Thanksgiving holiday, but how much time and effort do we spend getting our spirits ready for the Thanksgiving feast? This message…