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The Virtue of Gratitude

Group Project By: Kayla Danahy Beka German Manabu Taketani

Manabu Taketani

on 22 September 2015

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Transcript of The Virtue of Gratitude


Presented By:
Kayla Danahy
Beka German
Manabu Taketani

Gratitude Defined
the state of being grateful;
warm and friendly feeling toward a benefactor; kindness awakened by a favor undeserved; thankfulness and an inclination to return kindness.

Standards of Gratitude
When we were younger, our parents instilled values in all of us,including thankfulness. As we grow older, it gets easier and easier to ignore that little voice in our head that tells us to say a simple "Thank you"
Gratitude is supposed to be common sense.
“Common sense is not so common.”
~ Philosopher Voltaire

Tagline: Ungrateful on Christmas

“One ungrateful person, does an injury to all needy people.”
~Publilius Syrus

But wait...

There's Hope
“Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.”
- Marcus Tullius Cicero a Roman philosopher
It's time to Meet the Parent Virtue: Gratitude
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
John F. Kennedy

“Gratitude changes the pangs of memory into a tranquil joy.”
Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.”
Karl Barth

“Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone.” ~G.B. Stern
We all have something
to be grateful for...
Our Stories of Gratitude
It's Your Turn

Biblical Example
Luke 17:11-19
Ten Healed of Leprosy
Only 1 came back to thank Jesus
Quotes on Gratitude
Gratitude @ Calvin College
Modern Examples
Thank You!
From all of us to you~

1 Chronicles 16:34
"Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good;
his love endures forever. "

Psalm 7:17
"I will give thanks to the LORD because of his righteousness and will sing praise to the name of the LORD Most High."

Psalm 100:4
"Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name."

Couple Bible verses
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