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Ronda Chervin received a Ph.D. in Philosophy from Fordham University and an MA in Religious Studies from Notre Dame Apostolic Institute. A widow, mother, and grandmother, she currently teaches philosophy at Holy Apostles College and Seminary in Cromwell, Connecticut. Write to her at chervinronda@gmail.com.
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Day 3: Thanking God for those who have Loved you
published 22 November 2011 by Dr. Ronda Chervin

What you will read now is part of a series of 100 spiritual challenges. Each blog can be viewed separately, but for maximum benefit a reader needs to start with the introductory blog of November 18, 2011, and then continue step by step. Day One begins on Sunday, November 20, 2011.
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Day 3 Challenge: Thanking God for those who have Loved you

Scripture: “How good and holy pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!” (Psalm 133:1)

Examples of Dr. Ronda: I thanked God for my parents, my twin-sister, many of my teachers, godparents, husband, mentors, children, grandchildren, mentors, priests, and so many friends of a lifetime of 74 years! Then I added thanksgiving for God’s love.

Your examples of people who loved you?

Prayer: Holy Trinity of Love, in your image we are to love one another. On the way of love so many have tending us, bound our wounds, walked with us, taught us laughed with us. In heaven there will be such a thanksgiving, but now, day by day, step by step, may we be more grateful.

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