The self and gratitude by Robert Docter -  Giving thanks involves being grateful. Being grateful requires self-awareness—self-definition. Traditionally, the Thanksgiving holiday provides each of us with opportunities to express our gratitude to those around us and to God for his grace, his

Following participation in IHQ’s International Emergency Services’ disaster-management training, John Berglund, western territorial disaster training coordinator, was deployed to The Salvation Army’s Iraq Relief Program for six weeks, beginning November 8, 2003. When asked about his deployment, Berglund explained, “It’s a