Thanksgiving

Thankful for Precious Life: The Story of our Son

Chelsea and I continue our series on Thanksgiving by recognizing how precious life really is and how society wants to make it disposable. We tell the gripping story of our second son’s battle for life. Doctors advised us to get an abortion for false pretenses. Our son struggled to survive his birth. Over the years…

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The Bud Zone Podcast – The Christian’s Special Duty: Giving Thanks

On this Thanksgiving Day episode, Bud turns to the Puritan Thomas Manton for the reading of an excerpt of his sermon about the Christian’s special duty of giving thanks.  Drawn from an exposition of Psalm 119:62, Manton emphasizes the necessity for the Christian to be much in giving thanks and giving praise to God.  Manton’s…

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Christians Have Much To Be Thankful For, Atheists Too

On this episode I list a few things to be thankful for.  As Christians, the list never ends.  The LORD’s steadfast love endures forever! Also, I talk a little about how I often wondered to whom atheists are thankful.  Seems like they know there is Someone beyond us to show gratitude toward.  Yet, they still…

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Thanksgiving: Then and Now

Chelsea and I give a brief overview of the first Thanksgiving celebration in 1621. We look at how the pilgrims sacrificed their lives for religious freedom. Their example of thanking God in tough times should inspire us to be thankful for what we have, even when we don’t think we have much. We also compare…

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A Thankful and Merry Heart

Chelsea and I look on the bright side as we kick off the Thanksgiving season. We talk about how to have a perspective of thankfulness when things are hard. We finish the episode by telling each other some Thanksgiving “dad jokes.”

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