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Dr. Robert Emmons and Mr. Marc Afshar on God, Grace, Gifts & Gratitude

November 1, 2017, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Yale Divinity School, 409 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
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"God, Grace, Gifts & Gratitude"

Gratitude comes from the recognition that gifts are not rights, privileges, or accidental outcomes but emerge when the mind is turned toward contemplation of God's incomprehensible goodness. Dr. Robert Emmons and Mr. Marc Afshar talk about how youth ministry contexts can actualize gratitude’s role as a social glue that binds people together, boosting joy in settings where flourishing often remains a potentiality rather than a reality.  
Yale Youth Ministry Institute