for which I am forever grateful. | January 2014
“I will sing unto the LORD, because he hath dealt bountifully with me.” Psalm 13:6
Jan. 4th: Silly moments that make one laugh.
Jan. 6th: The blessing of routines. They keep life running smoothly.
Jan. 7th: Adorable air blown kisses sent from across the room by a lovable toddler.
Jan. 8th: The “aha” moments that come into play when teaching your children.
Jan. 9th: The blessing of prayer.
Jan. 11th: Last minute sibling dates, and a chance to cuddle a new nephew.
Jan. 14th: Dirty laundry – it means I’m bountifully blessed with a husband and little people to care for.
Jan. 15th: The clinking of the piano keys – non other than music produced by a toddler.
Jan. 16th: Small children who help bring older folks back to reality. 🙂
Jan. 17th: Encouragement from across the country and worldwide.
Jan. 18th: For life saving technology and God given wisdom for doctors.
Jan. 19th: The smiles of my sick little niece, that melt the heart.
Jan. 20th: For answered prayer – 3 month niece can leave NICU!
Jan. 21st: Homemade soup & rolls on a blistery cold day.
Jan. 22nd: The ability to study God’s word with like-minded moms.
Jan. 23rd: Clean carpet that just makes a room “new” & fresh.
Jan. 24th: Noticing how much a child imitates yourself. :0/
Jan. 25th: For the chance to get to make new friends.
Jan. 26th: The ability to play many music pieces by ear. “There is a Redeemer.”
Jan. 27th: Freezing temps that enable my husband to stay home from work.
Jan. 28th: In sickness & in health. Grateful for a husband who takes really good care of me.
Jan. 29th: For the sleepless nights, reminding me of how blessed sleep really is.
Jan. 30th: For the moments that have shaken our lives to bring forth more growth in the Lord.
Jan. 31st: For tears that shed grief with HOPE.
lose an opportunity for seeing anything that is beautiful; For beauty
is God’s handwriting–Welcome it in every fair face, in every fair sky,
in every fair flower, And thank God for it as a cup of His blessing.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson