My mission is to personally and professionally exemplify integrity, tenacity, generosity, and gratitude in all that I say and do. I will inspire my learners and I will be an enduring, supportive role model for my son. My vision is to enrich the lives of others through unparalleled excellence in instruction and instructional design, to continue my lifelong efforts in philanthropy, and to strengthen my Christian faith daily through relentless thankfulness.
Sunday School Teacher Appreciation Quote: There are no words that can describe our love and gratitude for the years of caring, love, and tenderness; for your patience, generosity, and boundless thoughtfulness. Your imprint lives forever in the hearts and minds of all of your students. #Teacher #Crystal #SundaySchool #Christian
Lent 4.5, Christian Simplicity: Protecting God's Creation, Embracing Gospel Justice, Nurturing Spiritual Fulfillment is an excellent resource for bulletin inserts and for group reflection and action. The weekly handouts/sessions focus on simplicity, food, consumption, water, energy, transportation, gratitude and generosity. Visit the Passionist Earth and Spirit Center website to learn more or to order the resource.
Korean church honors founder in gift to First UMC Lancaster--The Chung Dong Methodist Church of Seoul, South Korea, came to First UMC Lancaster bearing generous gifts in song, sermon and sculpture on Sunday, Oct. 23. Yet, their generosity seemed surpassed only by their gratitude for the gift they received over 130 years ago. That’s when Methodist missionary the Rev. Henry G. Appenzeller (1858–1902) left his beloved First Church to bring Christianity to Korea.
WHERE HOPE BLOSSOMS LARGE PRINT.WHERE HOPE BLOSSOMS is a large-print compilation of 366 daily devotions by popular author Nina Smit. She highlights themes such as: Life is a journey; generosity and gratitude; the secret of happiness; discipleship; reconciliation and forgiveness; and dealing with stress. Available from CUM Books.
The creation story is one of the first stories from the Bible that children learn. It is full of important lessons for kids about good and evil, generosity and gratitude, trust and honor, and temptation. These lessons can become more meaningful and memorable to kids with games that interact with their imaginations and creative spirits.
What does it mean to think "Christianly" about our possessions? Through 30 years of ministry and marriage, pastor Jeff Manion has explored the beauty of virtues like contentment, gratitude, and generosity. But recently, while mining passages of scripture for his book Satisfied: Discovering