Tag: Gratitude

Things I Like

Brown paper packages tied up with string (and any other packages for that matter) Being original Vanilla ice cream Joining random words together into a clever hidden train Conversations with people in which we speak emphatically and totally understand each other Sour dough starter… Continue Reading “Things I Like”

Morning Prayer

A little prayer of gratitude for the morning

In Everything Give Thanks

I began to pursue thanksgiving when I began teaching a little over five years ago.  In my personal time with God every day, I listed in my journal ten things I counted as blessings. A couple years later, I found a baby-blue, soft leather… Continue Reading “In Everything Give Thanks”

My Mothers

That’s right, two of them.  My first one died of cancer when I was eight. Who was she? She was my mommy.  She made my meals and kept me clothed. For someone who didn’t like the sewing machine, she turned out some pretty dress… Continue Reading “My Mothers”

Thank You

I am so thankful for the God I serve.  A God that is so big that He can, as one first grader said, “hold the world and all the stars and even all the universe and all the other stars in His hand—on one… Continue Reading “Thank You”