Pastor's Corner: Thankfulness and giving are at the very core of true joy
Last updated 11/17/2017 at 11:41am
Over the years, I have come to realize that thankfulness and giving are at the very core of true joy. This is illustrated in the Gospel of Luke 17:11-19.
Call me a stickler. Call me a creature of habit. Call me ADD. For the past 25 years and especially the past 15 years, I’ve written in the margin of my Bible who preached the sermon and the day. On Nov. 8, 2004, Rowlie Hutton preached a sermon from Luke 17:11-19. We know it as “Healing the Ten Lepers.”
In the margin I wrote these three words three times:
“Thankfulness Creates Joy.” “Thankfulness Creates Joy.” “Thankfulness...