Thanksgiving Banquet 2018

According to historians the first celebration of Thanksgiving occurred in 1621 by the Plymouth settlers in Massachusetts as a harvest feast thanking God for His care and provision. Shared with their Indian neighbors, the first feast, consisting of venison, waterfowl and a stew made of beans and squash, hardly resembled the turkey and dressing meal of today. It wasn’t until 1789 that President George Washington issued the first Presidential Thanksgiving proclamation as a day for giving thanks to the “great and glorious being who is the beneficent author of all the good that was, that is, or tha...
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