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For Adults

  • Thanks! How the new science of gratitude can make you happier* by Robert A. Emmons
  • Words of Gratitude For Mind, Body, and Soul*
    by Robert A. Emmons and Joanna Hill 
  • Gratitude: A Way of Life*
    by Louise L. Hay and Friends
  • Giving Thanks: The Gifts of Gratitude*
    by M. J. Ryan 
  • Attitudes of Gratitude: How to Give and Receive Joy Every Day of your Life by M. J. Ryan
  • Gratitude* by Dan Zadra
  • Thank You: In Appreciation Of You And All That You Do*
    by Dan Zadra 
  • Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace…One School at a Time*
    by Greg Mortenson 
  • The School That Fell From the Sky* by Fred Hargesheimer
  • Pay it Forward* (book or DVD) by Catherine Ryan Hyde
  • The Gift of a Generous Heart* (DVD available only at Trinity)by Rev. Gary Langness
  • Prodigal Sons and Material Girls: How Not To Be Your Child’s ATM*
    by Nathan Dungan 
  • Raising Charitable Children* by Carol Weigman
  • How to Raise Happy Children video
  • To Give and Give Again: A Christian Imperative for Generosity
    by Donald W. Hinze 
  • Thanking & Blessing – the sacred art: Spiritual Vitality through Gratefulness
    by Jay Marshall 
  • Giving – the sacred art: Creating a Lifestyle of Generosity 
    by Lauren Tyler Wright 
  • Gratefulness, the Heart of Prayer: An Approach to Life in Fullness
    by Brother David Steindl-Rast 
  • A Book of Psalms Selected and Adapted from the Hebrew
    by Stephen Mitchell 
  • The Thanksgiving Game board game available on Amazon
  • Trinity Today monthly newsletter meditations (see Tools for Daily Living)
  • Regular feature: “Grateful Lives Generous Hearts”

* Available in the Trinity Library located in Trinity's Lower Level

For Children

  • Thank You, God* (board book) by P.K. Hallinan
  • Thank you God* (board book) by Stephanie Longfoot
  • Thank you God For My Two Hands* (board book)
    by Christine and Rondi Tangvald
  • A Sky Full of Praise (ages 3-7) by Karen Hill
  • The Secret of Saying Thanks (ages 3-8)
    by Douglas Wood
  • The Berenstain Bears Count Their Blessings (ages 4-8)
    by Stan and Jan Berenstain
  • The Berenstain Bears Think of Those in Need (ages 4-8)
    by Stan and Jan Berenstain
  • Thanks and Giving* (ages 4-8) by Marlo Thomas
  • The Giving Tree (ages 4-8) by Shel Silverstein
  • Grateful: A Song of Giving Thanks (ages 4-8) book and CD
    by John Bucchino
  • Too Many Toys (ages 4-8) by David Shannon
  • It’s Not What You’ve Got! Lessons for Kids on Money and Abundance (ages 4-8)
    by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
  • Alexander Who Used To Be Rich Last Sunday (ages 4-8)
    by Judith Viorst
  • Thank You, Grandpa (ages 5-8) by Lynn Plourde
  • Thanksgiving is for Giving Thanks (ages 5-8)
    by Margaret Sutherland
  • Listen to the Wind: The Story of Dr. Greg and Three Cups of Tea* (ages 6-8)
    by Greg Mortenson
  • The Table Where Rich People Sit (ages 6-9)
    by Byrd Baylor
  • I’m in Charge of Celebrations (ages 6-9)
    by Byrd Baylor
  • The Giving Book: Open The Door To A Lifetime Of Giving (ages 6-11)
    by Ellen Sabin
  • Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Journey to Change the World…One Child at a Time* (ages 8-12)
    by Greg Mortenson
  • The Thank You Book for Kids* 
    by Ali Lauren Spizman (the author is 12 years old)

* Available in the Trinity Library located in Trinity's Lower Level