What are we thankful for this Thanksgiving? Here at the Progress we’re incredibly thankful for our readers who support local journalism and trust us as a news source; we’re thankful for advertisers who support us; and we’re thankful to be part of a community we truly love.
We asked our social media followers what they are thankful for this Thanksgiving season. Here is what a few of them said:
Earlene Chastain Wigington – I’m am thankful for the good health of my family, their salvation and love of God.
Michael B. Morris – I’m thankful to have been born into the family I was. I’m thankful to have received salvation on top of Burnt Mountain and to be a member of Talking Rock Baptist Church. Family is very important to me, whether they be kin or not.
Pendley Creek Brewing Company – We are thankful for each and every person who has stopped in, offered encouragement, and become regulars. Without the support of the people of Pickens County, we would not be here. Thank you.
John Phares – I’m thankful for my God and His promises, I’m thankful for my family and their good health, and I’m thankful for my house in Pickens County, an absolutely beautiful place to live.
Maria Boling – Of course I’m thankful for family and friends. Of course. I am also thankful for fried okra, hearing aids and my ability to make superior eggplant parmesan.
Wil Nix – I’m thankful for good friends and family.
Harry Miller – I am thankful I grew up before this world has turned on a dime into a society I hardly recognize today. I pray people will realize what really is important. Family and supporting each other.
Anita Jones – I am thankful for being an American and born into the best country on earth.
Jennifer Loveless Weaver – My family and my salvation.
Amelia Rose Rescigno – So thankful for my family. So incredibly thankful to have had my loving precious parents for as long as I did. I am so thankful for my friends and my wonderful community who have stepped up in such a big way. Most importantly I am so thankful for God.
Amy Denney – My salvation, family, job, and my sexy husband.
lailaswonderfullife – I am thank for my Savior Jesus Christ, who knew me before my birth; who knew all that I would do – everything good, bad, loving, unkind – and died for me anyway…And I am oh so thankful for His saving grace.
Shanna Mariah Moore – Thankful for public libraries.
Danny Hyde – I’m am thankful for the goodness of God. And His grace on me.
from the Progress staff!