Sermon illustrations: Thanksgiving

Eating Fast

Sonya Thomas beat men four times her size in an eating contest. Ms. Thomas, who weighed 106...

Grateful Hearts

After World War II, two families were waiting in line after a church service to greet the pastor....

Be Thankful You Are Not a Turkey

A Peanuts cartoon showed Charlie Brown bringing Snoopy his dinner on Thanksgiving Day. But it was...

Giving a Bad Turkey a Good Home

The Butterball Turkey Company set up a telephone hotline to answer consumer questions about...

Thanksgiving Proclamations

“We have been the recipients of the choicest bounties of Heaven. We have been preserved, these many...

A Gesture of Gratitude

On Thursday, November 27, 2003 President George W. Bush made a surprise visit to Iraq so that he...

Count Your Blessings

In Family Circus, Billy is talking to his Grandmother. She encourages him to be grateful and says...

Dead Turkeys

A lady was picking through the frozen turkeys at the grocery store, but couldn’t find one big...

Thanksgiving Fights

Dwayne frantically turned to his wife and muffled the phone’s mouthpiece. With an ashen face...

A Changed Parrot

A young man named John received a parrot as a gift. The parrot had a bad attitude and an even worse...

Giving Thanks in Trials

A. J. Jacobs is the acclaimed author best known for completely immersing himself in his research....

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