4.25.2011

The List that Never Ends: #231-240

Thou hast given so much to me,
Give one thing more, - a grateful heart;
Not thankful when it pleaseth me,
As if Thy blessings had spare days,
But such a heart whose pulse may be Thy praise.

~George Herbert

Thanking God today...

231. ...for the gift of a "new-to-me" laptop (thank you too, Mom!).

232. ...for birds singing.

233. ...for a fun and relaxing weekend at the lake with some of my favorite people and my favorite dog.

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234. ...for lotion-infused tissues and Vicks Vap-O-Rub.

235. ...for herbs and spices that make food so much more interesting.

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236. ...for some beautiful flowers and a sweet note with encouragement and affirmation from a friend, waiting to surprise me when I got home.

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237. ...for Communion - a time to remember the Body that was broken and the Blood that was shed for me.

238. ...for the Cross.

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239. ...for the Empty Tomb.

240. ... for a living, risen Savior and the hope of eternal life with Him.

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2 comments:

  1. What a sweet mom... yay for a new laptop! Such beautiful flowers, you have such a great friend! Communion, such an amazing gift! Beautiful list Beth! :)

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  2. First – I heart the quote. Second I covet that pizza. Third I had to hid the screen from Laska the love kitty because of the picture of the – you know – d---- o-----g. This was all light and perfect. Just what I needed. I’m thankful I got to read you today. God Bless and keep you and all of yours Beth.

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