Beneranda lives in Nicaragua with her husband and sons in a small cinder block home. It is a humble dwelling, but one she waited more than 50 years to own. Beneranda is filled with gratitude and considers herself greatly blessed. As we celebrate Thanksgiving Day in the U.S., let us be inspired by those who, like Beneranda, have been blessed with that priceless gift of gratitude.
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Even in the midst of discouragement, Sarah Damm found peace and hope when she focused her attention on giving thanks to God. Here, she gives four simple ideas for cultivating a spirit of thanksgiving in our hearts and homes, as we anticipate Thanksgiving Day.