The realization that little, everyday things need to be noticed. Appreciated. Celebrated. Silence is a common thing. But silence is a glorious thing I never appreciated until I didn’t have it. So I got to thinking … what other common, glorious things can we say a prayer of thanks for today? - Lysa TerKeurst
The script of Parks and Recreation gives a support to strong female leads such as the show's main character, Leslie Knope, who in one season runs for city council. http://www.about-face.org/nbcs-parks-and-recreation-promotes-feminism-for-everyone/#.UW-SrrQ1AzU
This is becoming an ever increasing problem in modern society but if we were to slow down and spend time thoughtfully reflecting, maybe our eyes would open and we would be more effective in creating social change.
Liturgical abuses are a very serious problem, and yet Mass is Mass. Why do some of us in the Latin Rite bicker so much about our liturgical preferences when others around the world have no Mass at all, or risk their lives to go to Mass? Why do we think that we can trivialize the celebration of the Mass when others around the world and over the centuries risked their lives for it?
Thanksgiving PowerPoint. History of Thanksgiving. Presents how the Thanksgiving holiday got started from the Pilgrims to how it is celebrated today. What is Thanksgiving? Who were the Pilgrims? Covers the voyage of the Mayflower, the landing at Plymouth, the Mayflower Compact, the menu of the first Thanksgiving, how Thanksgiving became a holiday, traditions of the feast and Black Friday, Thanksgiving parades and football.