God’s people are to ‘Overflow’ with Thanksgiving

Curtis Shelburne

Sometimes we just make things too hard.

I was listening to one of Garrison Keillor’s “News from Lake Wobegon” stories one day as he was talking about the deer hunting season that had just closed up in (fictitious) Lake Wobegon right before Thanksgiving.

Keillor painted a word picture (which I’ve embellished a bit) of the locals watching as city folks came up in droves in their high dollar Hummers and SUVs. The city guys flocking over to the Chatterbox Cafe for Dorothy’s coffee (any way you want it as long as it’s black and doesn’t end in