There are so many ways to take an attitude of gratitude and create stuff with it.
There is the break it down by word and focus on one or both attitude or gratitude. (or for a real challenge the of).
There is the chain reaction method. Being grateful for cotton growers for picking the cotton to be turned into denim to be turned into the jeans I am wearing at this moment.
Finally there is always the option of going off in a totally different direction.
I have seen all three this summer in the messages of the camp pastors this summer as they focused on n of gratitude.
However there was one aspect that occurred just one week all summer, the yelling of an attitude check. Once launched all those within listening distance were to shout Praise the Lord! The goal was for us to be in an attitude of constant praise all week-long. It worked and has had lasting effects long after that camp was over. Continue reading