Giving Thanks in Adversity
December 2, 2020
It’s fitting to set aside time each year to express gratitude to God and to one another for the many blessings we enjoy. In seasons of peace and plenty, as well as in times of war and loss, Americans have faithfully carried on Thanksgiving traditions. During challenging times, it’s even more important to remember the abundant blessings we enjoy as Americans.
In 2001, President George W. Bush issued a Thanksgiving proclamation a couple months after the tragic September 11th terrorist attacks. The sentiments he expressed ring true this year in light of the coronavirus pandemic.