"This is what the Lord says: "Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the ancient paths, and ask where the good way is, and walk in it. You will find rest for your soul."
Jeremiah 6:16 NIV
As we are taking time this special Thanksgiving Season to be thankful for friends, for family, for our own good health, and to Almighty God for His Wonderful Blessings, there is another very important someone to be thankful to, and one last Thanksgiving lesson to be learned.
IN 1789, PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON PROCLAIMED A NATIONAL DAY OF THANKSGIVING EVEN THOUGH MANY PEOPLE THOUGHT IT WAS A BAD IDEA. JUST BECAUSE A FEW PILGRIMS SURVIVED A GREAT HARDSHIP, TO THEM, WAS NOT NOTEWORTHY OF A NATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE.
“The First Thanksgiving” When was the first Thanksgiving celebration in America? You say, “It was the pilgrims right?” Actually no.
“SQUANTO WAS A SPECIAL INSTRUMENT OF GOD FOR OUR GOOD, BEYOND ANY POSSIBLE EXPECTATIONS.”
By Jerry Stewart - Vision Productions In case you missed reading the first part of this story, it is suggested that you read part 1 first.
Whereas it is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey His will, to be grateful for His benefits, and humbly to implore His protection and favor; and Whereas both Houses of Congress have, by their joint committee, requested me to "recommend to the people of the United States a day of public thanksgiving and prayer, to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and signal favors of Almighty God, e
4:21 minutes (3.99 MB)Jerry and Kelly Stewart have formed a new organization to provide a series of study lessons for your children. These lessons are taken from the powerful stories of history that Jerry has been telling for over 15 years. To know more about this new effort to help save our America, go to: www.savingthenation.us
As we follow on the news of our recent elections, what should be our number one desire for America? What kind of a people should we want to be our leader?
Well, these leading us must be strong and courageous, people with principles and values, able to make hard decisions, to stand up for what is good and right and honest, willing to not just want their own way, but to seek what’s best for our America.
By Jerry Stewart - Vision Productions WHEN OUR NATION WAS NOT EVEN YET 50 YEARS OLD, AMERICAN WAS ALREADY BEING RECOGNIZED BY THE WORLD AS A GREAT NATION.