Tagged Gratitude

When Gratitude is Hard (Or: The Reason We’re Not Grateful)

That little red number blazed at me on the top right of my computer screen. I had effectively ignored the fact that it was alerting me to the reality that someone had sent me a message, but every time I logged on it relentlessly popped up. Having stared at me three days, I was torn…

Being Thankful When you Aren’t

  I don’t like to say grace. As a kid, I dreaded being the child asked to pray for family dinner. I wasn’t ever sure what to say, or quite how to say it. Also, how long are you supposed to pray? And how do you know when to land the plane? Even now, as…