One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp DVD Study
- Cast: Ann Voskamp
- Director: TJ Rathbun
- Producer: TJ Rathbun
- Release Date: 11/19/08
- Run Time: 111 minutes
- Subtitles: English
- Region Code: 0 See More
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One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp DVD Study
Inspired by the best selling book by Ann Voskamp, "One Thousand Gifts" comes a DVD study guide with five video sessions. Voskamp and the audience observe life in general and find all the good things it has, accomplishing this with life altering discipline in writing in a journal. Discovering appreciation for those gifts that surround us that makes us aware that we own the life we've always desired. A life we can live, be thankful for, and use that life to be in the disposition to others. In that moment is when we truly know that we are fiercely loved by our Creator.
The message of One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp DVD Study
In One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp DVD Study guide it is mentioned that sameness, blackness and disappointment can often be a part of people's everyday lives. The key is to grasp joy, God's blessings and His completeness by breaking bondages that dominate their lives. Sometimes will all the fuss and troubles of everyday lives, people have somewhat lost their ability to connect with the Lord and with that they've lost their amazement at their surroundings. Most people are so invested in the specifics and requests of family life and life in general that that line that connects with God is somewhat gathering dust and mixed up.
In the study guide and book One Thousand Gifts, Ann Voskamp explains who she found God in the middle of her life with her own children. She lists all the delightful things God has given to his people and what he will continue to do. Making clear that gratitude is not just pivotal to obtain salvation but being grateful is what leads to the Lord's presence each time. Being grateful seems like a simple task but it shapes woman specifically to maintain prayer life in everything they do and during daily tasks. And not having that daily presence of God makes people become worried about different circumstances, feel despair, and questioning God about why things occur when they do. When it's managed to break away from the natural broken tendencies and be aware and thankful to all the gifts received in everyday life. To be grateful makes your surroundings beautiful but that God is always good and deserving of praise and adoration. To always come before Him with thanks and not with our plans, goals or commitments. To always approach him with Thanksgiving and to be reminded of that God is always present, in the midst of everything.̴Ì_
The book that inspired the One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp DVD Study: One Thousand Gifts, A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are
After going through many difficult times during her childhood and life, now Ann Voskamp is mother and wife that does not enjoy those painful moments but believes that she can find joy in God. That life is filled with several gifts amidst all the rough moments and celebratory moments as well.̴Ì_In the book Voskamp tries to discover the significance of life and truly grasp the astonishing truth of the final moments of Jesus' time on earth. In those hours before Jesus' death, he was thankful and took bread. One Thousand Gifts, A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are is a new and appealing book reveals the abandoned truth that following Jesus' thankfulness can bring us a life filled with joy amidst everything that happens around. In the book, questions like: Where is joy when so much negativity and problems surround us? How can a person live in sync with the Lord? In the world that we live, how can we live life to the fullest and find God in all of it. Disregarding the circumstances, by making a List of gifts showed Voskamp to live in joy even through difficult and hurting times. After several victories and anguish, she found what she had been missing all along, what most people sometimes can't find in their usual settings.The book was made for spiritual expansion and to share with others.
Ann Voskamp, the writer of One Thousand Gifts, A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are and creator of One Thousand Gifts DVD study guide
When Ann of One Thousand Gifts headed to college, she had a full paid scholarship but never had a chance to finish her degree. Then she married a farmer and embraced everything involved with farming life. Ann and her husband have 6 kids and has home schooled all of them which frankly makes her exhausted by the end of the day. In those moments she enjoys relaxing while writing and delving into God's Word. She has written a series for children called A Child's Geography made possible by Knowledge Quest Press. All the profits won with those book sales are given away to the Compassion charity. In addition to writing the children's series, and her own books, Ann writes for a site provided by DaySpring named (in)Courage. She also is a contributor and editor of the page The High Calling where stories are written about how to link the faith with everyday life. Voskamp is an avid supporter of the Compassion International charity on which she travels with and speaks in representation of those in need. Her goal is to always tell the anecdotes of those who don't have a voice since then her life has been changed because of them.̴Ì_
One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp DVD Study Features
One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp DVD Study was released in November of 2012 and it's run time is approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes between the five video sessions and bonus material. The five sessions were directed and produced by TJ Rathbun. In the DVD study guide there are video notes, questions for discussion and a Bible study. In addition to each session, there is some time for different activities and a moment for journaling to help partakers to submerge themselves in the selected topics.