Tag: blessings

stones

Why rocks “rock” for me.

I love rocks. Or maybe they’re stones. If you really want to know the difference, you can look it up here. The upshot is this: All rocks are stones but not all stones are rocks.”  Hmmm. For me, rocks have hard and rough surfaces while stones are smooth. I […]

I can and I will

How God exceeds our expectations

(You are reading this post on Monday, May 15.  I’m writing it on Friday, May 12.) My mom passed away yesterday and I haven’t stopped crying. I just know I’m going to wake up tomorrow morning and instead of a funeral to attend I am going to go […]

scarves/Christmas 2016

How to express true gratitude this Christmas

I woke up in the middle of the night Sunday night thanking God for all my blessings: Great husband Great children and grandchildren Great friends Good health A nice home Abundant food and clothes Transportation Etc, Etc., Etc. Then after thanking God, I thought, “Well, of course, I’m […]

Christmas as planned by God

One one of the many benefits of blogging is that I have a record of my life, at least since I began. I decided to read some posts from past Christmas’s to see if I’ve learned anything. This is one of those posts: God is having a good […]

anzac cookies

so many blessings and yet I fear

I woke up this morning and before I ever got out of bed, I took some time to thank God for yesterday: baking cookies with my husband (twenty dozen, all Anzac cookies)     the cookies turned out better than ever a normal conversation with my mom a […]