23 – With So Many Troubles, What’s There to Be Grateful For? – Dr. Ingrid Mattson

Dr. Ingrid explores the theme of gratitude and brings to perspective the many things to be grateful for. She gives key advice on how to express that gratitude, especially in giving back to those in distress. Dr. Ingrid also highlights that in both God’s giving and withholding, there is a test.


Dr. Mattson was educated in Canada and the United States, earning a PhD from the University of Chicago in 1999. From 1998 to 2012 she was Professor of Islamic Studies at Hartford Seminary in CT where she developed and directed the first accredited graduate program for Muslim chaplains in America, and served as Director of the Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations. Dr. Ingrid Mattson is currently the London and Windsor Community Chair in Islamic Studies at Huron University College at Western University in Canada.