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Count Your Blessingsa free Thanksgiving devotion for kids

You will need a bag of candy corn. Make sure you have enough pieces for each child to have three or four kernels for an activity later in the devotion. Raise your hand if you have gone on a trip with your family. Have any of you ever moved away from your house and gone…

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Give Thanks with a Grateful Hearta free Thanksgiving devotion

Editor’s note: We here at CTA are thankful for YOU! As you and those working with you prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, may our Lord Jesus give you an increasing awareness of his love for you and an ever deepening thankfulness for that love. “Eww . . . I hate green bean casserole!” “Cranberry sauce makes me nauseous.”…

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O Give Thanks unto the Lorda free Thanksgiving devotion

Editor’s note: Thanksgiving is coming soon, but there’s still time to order from www.CTAinc.com! Check out the O Give Thanks unto the Lord bookmarks and magnetic calendars. They’re the perfect gifts to hand out after Thanksgiving worship services or outreach events. Would you believe that horses have a nearly 360-degree field of vision? And, believe…

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Church-Wide Service ProjectsJust in time for Thanksgiving

Are you looking to get your church in the Thanksgiving mood? Are you searching for a way to encourage both children and adults in Christian service? Do you need ideas for church-wide fellowship? Be “thankful” for this acrostic! Here’s a list of eight ways to get worshippers of all ages involved in serving our heavenly…

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Give Thanks!a free devotion for this week’s meetings

Editor’s note: It’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving! Does your church host a Thanksgiving worship service, hand out food baskets, or cook Thanksgiving dinner for the community? Consider sending participants home with a Thanksgiving gift from CTA. Look for magnetic calendars, devotion books, and bookmarks at www.CTAinc.com! How empty life would feel if we…

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5 New Ways to Give Thanks in Sunday School

Puppies, sunshine, a soft bed, air conditioning . . . the list of God’s tangible blessings could go on and on. While it’s good to think about these things and write them down,  here’s a little something different to try in Sunday school this year. Challenge yourself and your students to focus on things that…

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8 Ways for Families to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Editor’s note: We encourage you to make copies of this blog to send home with all of the families in your ministry. With the hectic schedules of today’s families, traditions and designated “family time” are more important than ever! God’s richest blessings as you support families of all shapes and sizes this holiday season! Maybe…

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Count Your Blessingsa free Thanksgiving event for kids

Gather your church families and invite the neighborhood—it’s time for a Count Your Blessings Thanksgiving outreach event! CTA has a FREE Thanksgiving event outline ready for you in the Resource & Idea Center. It makes planning easier than ever!. The event takes a Bible-based approach to the Thanksgiving holiday and reminds children that God supplies our…

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A Classroom Full of Thankful Turkeys

Now that November is just days away, are you looking for Thanksgiving crafts to inspire thankfulness in your students? How about a classroom full of thankful turkeys?! It’s not as crazy as it sounds. In fact, this craft is pretty simple. Grab a pair of scissors, a hole-puncher, and some card stock—let’s get started! Creating…

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God’s Worda free devotion for a month of Thanksgiving

Editor’s note: We are now just one month away from Thanksgiving. As you plan your Turkey Day celebrations, we encourage you to live out the next 30 days with a spirit of true thanksgiving—giving thanks to our Lord and Savior who has blessed us beyond measure. With that in mind, why not gather your co-workers…

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