All ten lepers, were, at that point in the story, probably filled with an enormous sense of gratitude. How could they not be? - their lives had just been radically changed.
But ONE of them, "seeing that he was cured," turned back, came back.
Ten were grateful; only one translated that "feeling of gratitude" into an "action of generosity."
Ten were grateful for what God had done for them.
One gave thanks.
I am grateful for my wife Mary. I am grateful for employees' and vestry members' and other's creativity, initiative, hard work, team spirit and drive.
Unfortunately, that feeling of gratitude is only a thought...an emotion...a sentiment.
My spouse or those I work with may -- OR MAY NOT -- be aware of my gratitude - how could they be?
How can others be aware of my gratitude unless I take a lesson from that one leper a…