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Giving Thanks for Memories

Thanksgiving. We all tend to give THANKS just a little more attention during this season of turkeys and dressing. How could we not? There's so much food to be had on so many of our plates! That, in and of itself, should be cause for great celebration and thanks to the Giver of all good gifts. And, yet... there's something I'm even more thankful for this year. Something I'm actually missing very much. Something not food related. And, if you know me well, you probably just let out a big "GASP!"

Yes, something more important than food is on my mind this week: Family. Friends. Fellowship. I guess I could sum up all three of those into one word...Memories.

At a time in our lives when we've moved once again to another state and left behind friends and family who were practically within arm's reach, I am so very thankful for all the memories we've created in the past. Those memories carry me from year to year. I cherish them. I pull them out like an old …