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30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

Normally, I have all 30 days of Thanksgiving activities for kids ready for my blog. This year I’m running late due to an unexpected death in our family on November 3.  So….here’s a listing of last year’s Thanksgiving activities for kids that you can use as you encourage your kids to be grateful in all… Continue Reading

Saying Thank You to Your Neighbors {30 Days of Thanks}

Saying Thank You to Your Neighbors {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 25 Gratitude Card Idea: Your Neighbors Are you sending your daily thank you card? If you are, I guarantee you will receive abundance in your life both personally and professionally. I am thankful for my neighbors and enjoy saying thank you to them. Do you know your neighbors? Too often, we take our neighbors… Continue Reading

Thank you to Missionaries {30 Days of Thanks}

Thank you to Missionaries {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 24 Gratitude Card Idea: Missionaries As I was reading Philippians this morning, I was impressed by the fact that Paul begins most letters thanking that church. I thank my God upon every remembrance of you…for your fellowship (or participation) in the gospel from the first day until now. Philippians 1:3-5 In Philippians, he is… Continue Reading

Give Thanks Prayer Journal & Copywork {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids}

Give Thanks Prayer Journal & Copywork {30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids}

Gratitude Card 17: Send a card to your Sunday School Teacher or Bible Study Leader I’m so excited about Rebecca’s latest prayer journal because it includes copywork for kids of all ages. Yep…you can integrate thanksgiving into your homeschool when you use this FREE resource. To get your free copy of Rebecca’s latest ebook, click… Continue Reading

History of Thanksgiving – Pilgrim Unit Study {30 Days of Thanks}

History of Thanksgiving – Pilgrim Unit Study {30 Days of Thanks}

  Day 15 Gratitude Card Idea: Siblings Tell your siblings why you appreciate them. Let your kids do the same thing by following the guidelines from Thursday. When your kids are young, it might be difficult to explain the history of Thanksgiving. This Pilgrim Unit Study is based on an excellent book, Three Young Pilgrims…. Continue Reading

The First Thanksgiving Books for Kids {30 Days of Thanks}

The First Thanksgiving Books for Kids {30 Days of Thanks}

Read some books to give your children a proper perspective about the first Thanksgiving. A few years ago I shared the following with some of my friends. Each year I look for a new book about the Pilgrims & Mayflower to read aloud. Last year we read Landing of the Pilgrims, a Landmark book. When… Continue Reading

How to Write Thank You Notes – for Kids {30 Days of Thanks}

How to Write Thank You Notes – for Kids {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 13 Gratitude Card Idea: Help your kids write a thank you note today. How do you teach your children to write thank you cards? Thanksgiving Activities for Kids If you’ve never taught them how to write thank you notes, today is the perfect time to start. By practicing right now, they will be experts… Continue Reading

Thank You Letters to Soldiers {30 Days of Thanks}

Thank You Letters to Soldiers {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 11 Gratitude Card Idea: Military Last week I was having coffee with my good friend, Susan.  We were talking about my 30 Days of Thanks Challenge and she said she would try to send thank you cards this month.  From there she told me the story of Uncle Jim.  This is the perfect day… Continue Reading

Gratitude Journal {30 Days of Thanks}

Gratitude Journal {30 Days of Thanks}

Day 7 Card Idea: Church Member Our next day in the 30 Day Gratitude Challenge is about making a Gratitude Journal. I have made a quick video for you to watch! Use your photo calendar to keep memories of the year. The photos will remind you of events in your life. Each day, list 3 things… Continue Reading

One Thousand Gifts & Thirty Days of Gratitude {30 Days of Thanks}

One Thousand Gifts & Thirty Days of Gratitude {30 Days of Thanks}

The book, One Thousand Gifts, made  a huge impact on my life.  A year ago, I wrote the following post and decided it would be a great addition to my 30 Days of Thanks series.  So, I’m re-posting it below.  Please let me know what you think. from July 2012 Last week I mentioned the… Continue Reading