Browsing: Gratitude


Leading Ideas Hands holding a crocheted heart

Andy Stanton-Henry explains how the practice of gratitude can change the way we view our community and our world. For leaders, gratitude isn’t merely an…

Leading Ideas THANK YOU

Stewardship expert Charles Lane says that thanking your church’s donors isn’t difficult but remembering to do it often is. He outlines key elements in developing…

Leading Ideas Holding hands and heads bowed in prayer around a Thanksgiving table

Ann Michel of the Lewis Center staff says Thanksgiving is an opportunity to refocus our expressions of gratitude. True gratitude is always about the giver…

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My wife, Danelle, and I have always tried to live our lives with open hearts, open hands, and an open home. We have fed hundreds…