Table grace

Our thanksgiving table may look different this year.
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Cafe group: Gratitude

Cafe group: Gratitude

October 2020 Table grace by Emily K. Hartner Our thanksgiving tables may look different this year. God is still with us. Read more Faith reflections: Reclaiming gratitude by Emily K. Hartner How do we experience gratitude in challenging times? Read more November 2020....

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Reclaiming gratitude

Reclaiming gratitude

by Emily K. Hartner   Do you remember how this year began? At the turn of the decade, we looked to the new year with “2020 vision”—a play on the year 2020 that I thought was clever at the time. In March, the future looked more unclear. What was clear was that a...

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