What are you grateful for?

Someone asked me today, “What are you grateful for?” That was a good question. We talk about having a grateful spirit or attitude, but how often do we really list out in our minds what we are grateful for? Well it made me think specifically about what I was grateful for. So I want to share some of my list with you. I’m grateful to God that because of Jesus’ provision on the cross, my sins (all of them) are forgiven. I’m grateful for a mother and father who gave their hearts to Christ and showed their children how to live by faith. I’m grateful for a precious wife, who … [Read more...]



Captain Arthur H. Rostron commanded the Carpathia, which was a passenger ship much smaller than the Titanic of the rival Cunard line. Upon receiving the distress message from the Titanic, Captain Rostron fired up the boilers to aid the sinking ship as quickly as he could. After rescuing as many as he could, Rostron led the survivors in a prayer of remembrance for those who perished and thanksgiving for those who survived. Titanic’s Captain Edward Smith thought nothing of navigating through the ice field. He had even said “I cannot imagine any condition which would cause a ship to … [Read more...]