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November 20, 2018

The Art of Appreciation

Who will be around your Thanksgiving table? For those of you who have parents or grandparents or both around your table, you will have a unique opportunity. Pastor Ed Hedding will be joining Ken and Deb Tuesday to share how you can give back to those you respect this Thanksgiving by practicing the art of appreciation.

Being Grateful in Marriage

How would your marriage change if you began showing and expressing thankfulness for your spouse-- even when it is hard? Erin Smalley, marriage counselor, speaker and author, joins Ken and Deb to share why gratitude is important in marriage, and offer some practical tips for how to express it.




Ed Hedding
Ed Hedding

Ed Hedding

Ed Hedding is Senior Pastor of Pleasant View Baptist Church in Bettendorf. He is a graduate of Liberty University and has been in full time ministry since 1987. He loves his wife Diane and three grown children Joshua, Bethany, and Daniel and grandson Christopher Kime. In his spare time he enjoys running outside, golfing and reading. His favorite vacations are at the beach.

Erin Smalley
Erin Smalley

Erin Smalley

Erin leads intensive marriage seminars around the word and has trained pastors, professionals and lay-leaders how to effectively work with married and engaged couples. She’s written several books including The Whole-Hearted Wife and Grown-Up Girlfriends, and has been married to Greg since 1992. They have four children.

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