Gratitude As A Gateway Emotion

by Patricia Bruininks Hope. Peace. Joy.  These words are ubiquitous this time of year.  Their meaning is fundamental to the story of Christ’s birth, and they constitute three of the four candles lit during advent. They are also painted on ornaments and picture frames, written across shopping bags, embroidered onto pillows and dish towels, stamped onto … Continue reading Gratitude As A Gateway Emotion