Category Archives: Thanksgiving themed

A Timeless Thanksgiving Story: “The Travelers”–Redux

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Five years ago I posted this story written by my brother-in-law Gene Taylor. I re-posted it two years later. I think it’s time, again, not only because it is an ageless story of hope lost, then found, but … Continue reading

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Another Story to Be Thankful For: “Where Were You?”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila My brother Andy has put together an extraordinary video I want to share with you as another Thanksgiving offering. Both the subject matter (the “Big Bang”) and the background music (“Magnum Mysterium”) put me in mind of … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Story Redux

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila RE-POSTED from November 17, 2013 because I love this story. May God bless you with new insights and reasons for thanksgiving this holiday. My brother-in-law recently shared this story. With his permission, I post it here. In … Continue reading

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The Travelers: A Thanksgiving Story

Phyllis Nissila My brother-in-law recently shared this story. With his permission, I post it here. In a world heavy with cynicism perhaps this will lighten your heart as it did mine, this Thanksgiving season. By Gene Taylor My mother, Rosemary, … Continue reading

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Spirit of His Spirit: a Woman’s/Believer’s Prayer of Thanksgiving (Devotional)

Phyllis Nissila PROLOGUE When I left Roman Catholicism in the seventies I thought I had also left behind the notion of a spiritual hierarchy, the idea that there is more than one mediator, who is Jesus Christ, between God and … Continue reading

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