Encouragement

5 Ways to Cultivate Gratefulness

At Thanksgiving time, gratitude is often expressed in terms of counting our blessings. It’s a popular tradition to go around the table, encouraging everyone to name something for which they’re especially grateful. However, the focus is on the blessings themselves – not the God who gives the blessings. Our ability to give thanks shouldn’t matter… Continue reading 5 Ways to Cultivate Gratefulness

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How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)

♥ Be still my heart ♥ My nine-year-old son and my two-year-old ‘baby’ girl. Together. Often joined at the hip. With six children they have built in friends. Sometimes they get along and sometimes they do not. Some are closer to one more than another. While I am grateful they do love each and look… Continue reading How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)