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Wednesday, March 7, 2012

A Thankful Woman's Book of Blessings

My dear blogging friend, Judy, over at A Thankful Woman's Book of Blessings, hosts this meme every Wednesday. Simply list five things (or a prayer or any thoughts) for which you are truly thankful this week. Voicing my thanks helps put my life in perspective & realize that, no matter how bad things might be, there is still MUCH good surrounding me.

1) While I am thankful that we did not receive any of the bad weather that was predicted for last week, I pray for those who endured tornadoes & other damaging storms, losing homes & lives.

2) While I am thankful that Casinodad & I have jobs, I pray for those currently out of work or in danger of losing their jobs.

3) While I am thankful for my Faith, I pray for those who are either returning to the Catholic Church or are entering for the first time this coming Easter.

4) While I am thankful for our family's health, I pray for those suffering physically, mentally, & spiritually.

5) While I am thankful for my right to vote, I pray for those who are oppressed & are not allowed a say in their country's leadership.

3 comments:

Colleen said...

I love your list and the way you wrote it. Thanking God for your good gifts and praying for others as well. Very inspiring. Thanks!

Owner of Homeschool Faith and Family Life Website said...

I love this list and am so grateful for the beautiful prayers you included. What a wonderful reminder to not only be thankful for or blessings but to pray for those in need. Thanks for joining me each week!

Victor S E Moubarak said...

Very well written and inspiring list. Thank you so much for reminding us of all we should be thankful for.

May God bless you and yours.