pray without ceasing,
in everything give thanks;
for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.”
1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
And so I continue to give thanks . . . .
309 ~ worship music preparing my heart
310 ~ a sermon piercing my heart
312 ~ potty training -even if it saves one diaper per day
313 ~ Pumpkin Spice Latte
314 ~ Finding a perfect fall sweater at Good Will
315 ~ A recipe from a friend hundreds of miles away yet we share it together
317 ~ Book reading & praying in the middle of the night
when sleep does not come
318 ~ Tucking my foot under my husband’s warm feet in the middle of the night
319 ~ Our veteran’s which includes my “two” dads. My birth dad fought in the Korean war and my adoptive dad fought in WWII
320 ~ Dirty dishes – we’ve not gone hungry
321 ~ a coupon at the right time to get husband something special :)
322 ~ A week with no appointments on the calendar
323 ~ country aprons
324 ~ A day to stay home and not have to run errands or kids!
325 ~ Little ones asking “mama, can I help?”
327 ~ God doesn’t repay me according to my sin
328 ~ the warmth of a bonfire in the crisp autumn night
329 ~ Remembering Vick’s Vapo-Rub as a child with
330 ~ itchy wool scarves wrapped around us to hold it in.
331 ~ Thankful for Vick’s Vapo-rub today, WITHOUT the scarves!
332 ~ Breakfast in bed, made by one of my children just cuz they knew mom needed extra rest.
333 ~ Family Sunday Dinners
334 ~ Text pictures after right after my friend’s granddaughter was born
335 ~ The healing of true worship
336 ~ Caring comments ~ thank you
338 ~ a propane tank filled after almost on “E”
339 ~ The lingering colors of bright autumn mums
340 ~ Kids wanting to worship their Savior
(click to enlarge picture ~ our son Jayson is pictured in the top circle part of eight. It’s quite heart touching to see my children worship in truth and humbleness. Picture taken from Passion 2010 and used for their promotion for Passion 2011 )