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Thanksgiving on Post-it Notes

During a chosen day, carry around a pen and post-it notes. Make an effort to jot down every time something positive happens or you are aware of a reason to thank God. This might include: • for the sun, which provides the energy to run the planet • for having a house to wake up in, and food for breakfast • for having transportation to get to school / work • for some kind words spoken

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The Importance of Praise

Do you know anyone who doesn’t like compliments? When working with children compliments are crucial. I was told years ago that for every criticism, you should find ten praises when working with kids. One misplaced criticism can wound a child much more than you realize. If you attend a church where there is an active bus ministry this can be challenging at times. Many times, these children come f

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