Hospitality, Friendship, Encouragement

Friday, September 20, 2013


Everyday I am in awe of the Lord's goodness to us.  Not that we have a perfect life, or that everything always goes how we want it to, but we really have so much to be thankful for.

We are thankful that we could help Tim's mom by doing some projects at her home.

We are thankful for time spent with family.

We are thankful for time spent with friends who are like family.

We are thankful for beautiful Florida skies.

We are thankful for Florida rain.

We are thankful for time.

For fresh mercy.

For God's work in our lives.

I am sure that you have a list of things you're thankful for too!  Please share them in the comments!


  1. I too am thankful for SO many things in my life! The Lord has blessed me with a wonderfully HUGE family, a ton of loving sweet and kind Grandchildren, a SWEET and PRECIOUS Husband who has loved me for 28 years of marriage... the list goes on and on! Have a blessed day dear friend, HUGS!

  2. It doesn't take very long to see all the ways God has blessed even when things seemed bleak indeed. I love your family's practical application of love!

  3. We are in a drought again so I'm thankful for the rainfall yesterday and the rain expected today!

  4. I so enjoyed seeing pics of all the work you did ... and so nice to all join in together. A heart of gratitude is a healthy heart I believe. I'm grateful that you expressed it so well in this post! Have a good weekend!

  5. I am thankful for:

    -God's protection of my fil during his heart cath. yesterday.
    -hope of treatment possibilities for his problems
    -my wonderful husband and daughters
    -the blessing of dear friends, who are much better at friendship than I am but love me anyway.
    -my messy kitchen, because it means we have lots of goodies preserved, or waiting to be preserved, for the winter.

    There are lots more, but these are uppermost on my mind tonight.

  6. Enjoyed catching up, your work vacation photos were awesome, I love to see families pulling together and working as well as playing. We have done this so many times in our family over the past years, it really was more fun than work, your photos show this too.
    I didn't get to the notecard party this month, I was so busy I forgot, your sky photos were spectacular, do you sometimes try and find faces and objects in the clouds, one of my favorite things to do since childhood.
    I am thankful for many things, freedom to worship my Lord, my dh and family, being able to grow and preserve the foods that we grow, I am finding as I am writing that my list could go on forever. ~smile~
    You thankful list was precious.
    Enjoy your day.


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