Monday, August 8, 2011

One Thousand Gifts Week 3

Thanking the Lord for (One Thousand Gifts # 41-60):
  • flowers outside my window
  • weeds to pull because it means I have a flower garden
  • a handy-man husband who can fix almost anything
  • a little girl who loves to write
  • two college sophomores working hard far away from home to pay for their education
  • a driveway to wash cars in
  • and a water hose
  • and plenty of water
  • a call from my son to ask a simple question
  • a nice neighborhood to take a walk in
  • freedom

  • trees to give us shade
  • my car
  • my husband's car for work
  • books
  • bookshelves overflowing with books
  • the roof over my head
  • a comfortable bed to sleep in
  • and a pillow
  • being held in God's almighty hand
The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.
Psalm 37: 23-24


  1. I too love those weeds as I sure love the flowers GOD allows me to have joining you in PRAISE to GOD for his many blessings on us .