In Everything Give Thanks

  1. His mercy that goes on and on and on. (9-16-14; 4:35 am)
  2. Making a way for me to please Him: faith. (8-30-14; 5:40 am)
  3. A headache-free start to the day. (8-26-14; 5:18 am)
  4. Chayli’s dependable, predictable help. (8-22-14; 5:28 am)
  5. Tea tree oil. (7-25-14; 5:42 am)
  6. The capacity for…sadness? (5-5-14; 5:09 am)
  7. Helping me write my part of the Teacher Guide for CLP’s Sunrise Bible 800 — I finished night before last! (3-16-14; 5:24 am)
  8. Reminding me this morning that He loves the prayers of the righteous (Proverbs 15:8). (3-15-14; 5:46 am)
  9. Advice and alternate perspectives that help keep me rounded and balanced. (3-11-14; 5:48 am)
  10. Dull red starting to taint the dark sky in the east. (3-8-14; 5:47 am)
  11. Wind and rain…and a sheltered place to be. (2-17-14; 6:11 am)
  12. His mercy and truth, grace and peace, toward me (and through me?). (2-16-14; 6:48 am)
  13. Two business debts eliminated this week! (2-15-14; 8:20 am)
  14. The opportunity. (2-14-14; 5:17 am)
  15. My parents, James and Noreen. (2-9-14; 4:34 am)
  16. 150 gallons of furnace fuel, given to us. (2-8-14; 6:15 am)
  17. Snow. (2-7-14; 4:58 am)
  18. Computers, cellphones, landlines, calculators, fingers, and brains. (2-6-14; 5:49 am)
  19. The beautiful snowfall yesterday afternoon. (2-5-14; 5:42 am)
  20. Cold weather outside; it’s the wrong season for it to balmy. (2-4-14; 5:32 am)
  21. Mercy and truth. (2-3-14; 4:54 am)
  22. My mind that’s still able to learn, remember, think, and otherwise function normally (if not always optimally). (2-2-14; 5:57 am)
  23. 60.4° instead of 40.6°. (2-1-14; 5:53 am)
  24. Being my Shepherd, Comforter, Advocate, Redeemer, and Lord. (1-31-14; 4:54 am)
  25. Two part-time-though-not-equal-to-full-time jobs. (1-29-14; 6:30 am)
  26. Diesel. For the furnace. It makes warm some air. Nice. (1-24-14; 6:00 am)
  27. A place to live. (1-21-14; 6:02 am)
  28. Flash drives instead of floppy discs (but I sure was thankful for those back in the day!). (1-20-14; 5:30 am)
  29. A new day and a refreshed disposition… (1-19-14; 6:27 am)
  30. Generosity. (1-18-14; 4:55 am)
  31. Grace. (1-17-14; 6:42 am)
  32. The old Camaro my sister gave our two youngest several years ago. It sure has been a “lifesaver” the last six months or so! (1-16-14; 6:56 am)
  33. Two part-time jobs, even if they don’t equal more than a 30-35-hour work week. (1-15-14; 5:19 am)
  34. The helpful wisdom of neighbors. (1-13-14; 6:17 am)
  35. Working all things together for good for some people. (1-12-14; 6:32 am)
  36. Milder temperatures that help the furnace oil last a little longer. (1-11-14; 5:57 am)
  37. Work at home, so I can start early, since I’m up early…and take a nap or two, since I’m up early again. (1-9-14; 4:04 am)
  38. Ready access to wisdom. (1-8-14; 6:22 am)
  39. Airlines (such as Delta) that reschedule flights with no fees attached when circumstances warrant. (1-7-14; 8:23 pm)
  40. New socks. (1-5-14; 5:51 am)
  41. His wisdom, available to me. (1-4-14; 5:57 am)
  42. His loving correction. (1-3-14; 5:49 am)
  43. Another free wall calendar from CLP — two, in fact: one for us and one for the meeting room at church. (1-2-14; 4:14 am)
  44. This promise: “My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest” (Exodus 33:14). I know He gave it to His people in the Old Testament, but I’ll just go ahead and claim it for me in the New Testament too. 🙂 (1/1/14; 6:45 am)

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