The purpose of
is to commemorate the good harvest of the Pilgrims in 1621, and to give thanks for our friends, family and good fortune.
Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in Canada, in the United
States, in some of the Caribbean islands and in Liberia. It was originally
Meaning of Thanksgiving - Is this day more than football, turkey, and family
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Discussion on the meaning behind celebrating Thanksgiving.
Nov 23, 2016 ... When most of us think of Thanksgiving, we think pecan pie, football, turkey, and
going home to friends and family. But what we often fail to ...
Nov 21, 2016 ... For the Pilgrims, rather, a day of Thanksgiving was imbued with religious
meaning and set aside for prayer and worship. From the Pilgrims' ...
Thanksgiving in the Bible is the giving of thanks to God for everything that we
receive at his hand. We receive from him our lives and the food and drink to
In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn
harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving ...
THE. REAL. STORY OF THANKSGIVING. by Susan Bates. Most of us associate
the holiday with happy Pilgrims and Indians sitting down to a big feast. And that ...
Thanksgiving Day, as celebrated in North America, is a time to gather with ... Its
meaning has slowly deteriorated, and is now almost completely lost under a ...