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Thanksgiving Hangover

We had a lovely celebration last Sunday and we are still eating the leftovers!  Even though it was so hot (105 degrees on our thermometer), we had wonderful food and time of worship and giving thanks to God for all that He has done this year.  We are especially grateful for our family and our newest addition, Esther Anahi!!
Here Nila, Norberto's youngest sister, is teaching him how to roll the dough to make perfect biscuits.  Norberto made German Zwieback rolls and boy were they great!


It was a minor miracle, but we were able to find turkey and it was delicious!  Please don't ask me about last year's turkey fiasco.

We also celebrated Timmy's 6th birthday with cake and pumpkin pie.  Yes, those are votive candles on his cake. I couldn't find the birthday candles anywhere.

Then that evening, our church ended the national forgiveness campaign "Perdona."  We had a time of testimonies and one son asked forgiveness to his father right there.  They hadn't spoken in years.  Everyone was in tears. These are some of the people that completed the program and chose to forgive and eliminate bitterness from their lives.
We are thanking God for all these blessings and especially for His forgiveness for our sins. The great thing about giving thanks is that we can do it every day of the year!

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