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Finding happiness through gratitude l Worship


Last updated 11/28/2018 at Noon

The Thanksgiving holiday holds wonderful memories for me. As a child, my family would take a four-hour drive to celebrate the holiday with my grandparents.

My Japanese grandmother was a very traditional first generation American.

For Thanksgiving, we would all sit around the kitchen table and have a wonderful feast, combining the best of East and West. There was turkey and mashed potatoes, rice and sushi, cranberries and Daikon radish.

After a hard year of working on the farm, Thanksgiving was a celebration of a successful harvest. Later, my parents continued with a similar tradition, bu...

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