If you’re not asking, “Are we living in the end times?” — you should be. These increasingly extreme events are God’s way to get our attention. This world is temporary. Your life is brief. Consider who Jesus is. Consider your relationship with Him.
Thinking about Heaven actually makes us more effective here on Earth. Our problem is, we think too little about Heaven.
By "thanksgiving" the apostle Paul is not referring to the once-a-year American ritual of gorging on turkey, cranberry sauce, and football games but to the invaluable and healing attitude of gratitude.