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Questions from the New Testament: Lord, What Would You Want Me to Do? – (Part 21 in a series)

This week we will deviate a little from where we have been. With Thanksgiving being a week
away, I want to ask the question that we have been looking at but with an eye toward Thanksgiving,
“Lord, What Would You Want Me to Do at Thanksgiving?” Scripture gives the answer many times
over to this question. Let’s explore three of them today.
The first Scripture I want us to look at comes from 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 where Paul the

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One hundred and thirty-six years ago this month, the Texas State Fair opened in Dallas. The
iconic predecessor to our present-day State Fair of Texas drew crowds from across the state. A
rival fair, the Dallas exposition, opened around the same time and together they welcomed over
35,000 people. Both fairs were successful and, ultimately, decided to combine efforts in 1887 to
establish the State Fair of Texas as we know it today.

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