There are different kinds of challenges you might do in November. A couple personal ones I take on each year are never saying no to pumpkin anything and downing as much Thanksgiving Blend coffee from Starbucks as possible while it’s around. It’s a month of food and feasting, and that is certainly something I can give thanks for with a full heart (and stomach)! Beyond that, I’ve also found it a month worth focusing on the gospel-posture of giving thanks. Thanksgiving, the act and habit, is meant to retune our hearts towards gratitude to God, worship of God, and joy in God. I need more of this in my life and I need it to become a regular rhythm rather than an occasional add-on. For that reason, I’m hoping to not only eat pumpkin pie and drink my favorite blend of coffee to the glory of God this November but to also build giving thanks into my mind, heart, and habits.
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