Harvest and Thanksgiving

A Post By Our Daily Bread Ministries

Several thousand years ago, God spoke directly to Moses and instituted a new festival for His people. In Exodus 23:16, according to Moses’s record, God said, “Celebrate the Feast of Harvest with the firstfruits of the crops you sow in your field.”

Today countries around the world do something similar by celebrating the land’s bounty. In Ghana, the people celebrate the Yam Festival as a harvest event. In Brazil, Dia de Acao de Gracas is a time to be grateful for the crops that yielded their food. In China, there is the Mid-Autumn (Moon) Festival. In the United States and Canada: Thanksgiving.

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By: Our Daily Bread
Date: November 22, 2017 at 04:07PM
Title: Our Daily Bread Ministries
URL: http://ift.tt/2hVUSAe

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