Thursday, November 15, 2012

Thanksgiving...what more can I say?

November 15, 2012

It has been a while since I've written anything, but since Thanksgiving is next week, I thought it fitting that I share what I am thankful for this year. 

I am thankful:

* for being able to homeschool my children.  I love learning and creating with them!!!  I love the opportunity I have to instill in them godly values and a love for books and the world around them!!! I would not trade it for anything in this world!!!!

* for a hard-working husband who I still find sexy and attractive and handsome!!!  He puts up a lot with me, but he sticks around anyway!!!  He is my rock and I love him so much!!!

* for parents who instilled in me a good work ethic and raised us with morals and values, no matter how far off track we got.  Though Dad is no longer with us, he was a prayer warrior and showed the way to prayer!!! 

* for my siblings! I have two older sisters and two younger brothers!!!  My sisters have been great confidantes and shoulders to lean on!!!  Love them!!!

* for my besties!!!  Though they are far away, I love them like sisters!!!  Never a dull moment with them!!!

* we have food and shelter and clothing.  I lack nothing in the way of needs and neither does my family!!! 

*  for the part-time job at the library!  I love books; therefore, what a great place to work!!!!

* for vacations to get-away and relax!  Whether it's to sight-see or just sit and relax on the beach, it rejuvenates the mind and gets me back on focus!!!

* my family is healthy!!! 

* for all the modern conveniences, some of which, if I didn't have, my family would be in B-I-G trouble!!!! 

* for truth!!! The Word of God is my road map!!!!  It offers the instruction I need to live, the inspiration I need to be motivated, the plan I need to be saved, the how-to on treating others, the wisdom for everyday living, and sooooo much more!!!

* that Jesus loved me and died for me!!! What a great God I serve that He would come down in flesh and take all our sins to the cross!!! 

* for the Holy Ghost!!!  God's spirit inside of me, leading and guiding me!!!!  How awesome!!!

These are just a few of the things I am thankful for!!!  I pray a very blessed Thanksgiving to all of you!!! 

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