Nelson Luiz Campos Leite (São Paulo, Brazil)
One of them, when he saw he was healed, came back, praising God in a loud voice. He threw himself at Jesus’ feet and thanked him. - Luke 17:15-16 (NIV)
In several countries around the world, including my home country of Brazil, people celebrate a day of thanksgiving. In the United States, Thanksgiving Day brings together family members, friends, and neighbors.
But we don’t always find it easy or remember to express our gratitude. In today’s reading, Jesus had healed...
With a grateful heart, I can serve God and my neighbors.
To live as an expression of gratitude
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