Monday, October 31, 2011

One Thousand Gifts (417-427)

Continuing my journey of counting toward one thousand gifts...




#417-427 on my list of One Thousand Gifts. I'm thankful for:
 
417. sending an email to my brother for his birthday before leaving our vacation in North Carolina

418. smiles and good mornings exchanged at rest stops. Love the friendliness of strangers/fellow travellers.

419. mailing a birthday card to my mom. Another year wiser ;)

420. my brother and mother whose birthdays are one week apart, makes it easy on my old memory :)

421. returning from vacation to a steady (not overwhelming) workload

422. my Bible Study Buddies throwing me a Grandma Shower. Such fun and received so much love!

423. preparing for a business trip to Baltimore, Maryland

424. the beauty of snow in October



425. hard eucharisteo, shoveling the heavy, icy-ness. (Good exercise though :)

426. snow clumped on a bare tree




427. reading The One Year Chronological Bible when Jesus is about to be betrayed. Remembering the sacrifice he made for me/us/all.

(Jesus said) "Make them holy by your truth; teach them your word, which is truth. Just as you sent me into the world, I am sending them into the world. And I give myself as a holy sacrifice for them so they can be made holy by your truth."
John 17:17-19 NLT

Turn on your speakers.
Read, enjoy, and thank God for His blessings.

2 comments:

  1. Snow in October...Crazy!! One year it snowed on Halloween...I had made my daughter a bunny costume...all you could see were her pink ears. :)

    So much to be thankful for!! I love all the little (and big) ways you find to be thankful!!

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  2. A grandma shower... so sweet! So glad to share thanks with you, Cindy!

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