Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Thankful Thursdays

Random thanks

I give thanks for cleansing water
I give thanks for refreshing water
I give thanks for a cool breeze
I give thanks for chilly and cold winter walks in the quietness of sunset as night approach.
I give thanks for light that rain down from more stars than I can count reminding me I am one of Abraham’s descendents.
I give thanks for a book that touches my heart and moves me to want to be more.
I give thanks for the sound of laughter.
I give thanks new beginnings.
I give thanks for the past.
I give thanks for mail to encourage my heart.
I give thanks for surprises.
I give thanks for alone time.

I give thanks for a shower at the right temperature.
I give thanks for coffee with chocolate creamer.
I give thanks for chocolate.
I give thanks for my favorite CDs’
I give thanks for my home.
I give thanks for my family.
I give thanks for my daughter who helps me not to take life too seriously and to have fun along the way. This journey is so fill of wonderful things all put here by God to help me see Him, hear Him, know Him, embrace Him and embrace life for He is Life.

He breathed the breath of life into the man’s nostrils and the man became a living person. Genesis 2: 7b
Then the Lord made a woman from the rib, (Genesis 2: 22)*He breathed the breath of life into the woman’s nostrils and the woman became a living person.

* Writer’s belief

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Scottie and Patty said...

I am thankful for the lord allowing me to find you blog. It is refreshing just to take time to thank God.

Lynn said...

Wow, what a fantastic post this TT. Your list just inspires me. Your site is beautiful. and the walks on a cold winter just resonnate with me. Thank you.

Denise said...

I thank God for you.

Cathy said...

That is a very beautiful post. We are thankful for all the blessings God has given us.

Serendipity said...

Wow, what a lovely thankful post! We certainly have lots to be thankful for! God bless!

Kim@ForeverWherever said...

What a wonderful post! Thanks for sharing it with us!

Shelby said...

I give thanks, among so many other blessings in my life, for you my sweet friend!

Susan said...

Oh what a grateful heart you have!!!

Hope you have super blessed TT♥

Lori said...

Beautiful post. Love the pictures also. Have a wonderful day.

Laurie Ann said...

Great post and wonderful list of things to be thankful for. All great blessings, indeed! Thanks so much for sharing them with us. Happy Thankful Thursday to you.

Jill - Blessed Mom of 8 said...


I'm always thankful for your posts each week!

Hugs and blessings,

Katrina said...

Great list of things to be thankful for! Beautiful pictures, too!

Linda said...

so many wonderful things to be thankful for. Love your list..I am thankful for a loving, patient, forgiving God!!

bp said...

This is a nice list for today! I love the things you included also, like books that touch my heart, the sound of laughter, and mail to encourage me. God bless you.

Bonnie said...

Thank you so much for your post. It slowed me down as I am trying to hustle through yet another day. A calm, encouraging refresher in the middle of a crazy afternoon. Thank you for sharing!! Blessings.

Grammy said...

I am so glad you learned to have fun along the way.
Some like me did not learn how to do this. So it is my mission to learn now.

Rachel said...

Just reading your post . . . the way it made me feel - it reminded me of all the things I am thankful for - many of which you said. It is amazing what thanksgiving does for us.