Wednesday, November 17, 2010


Dear Lord,

Today I want to take the time to thank you for your blessings. I wanted you to know that I am very grateful that I can:

-Pour a coffee without spilling it anymore
-Get myself dressed without pain
-Lift my daughter with ease
-Go for months without getting sick

I also thank you for walking beside me all the years I was ill and for lifting me up when I didn't think I could go on any more. My heart is yours, Lord.  Amen.


  1. Amen Mary Simple things as you list, are so very important to our Lord. I am glad that He has blessed you with these things that you are grateful for. Amen. Blessings.

  2. And thank you, Lord, for teaching us how precious these "little" things are.

  3. Thank you all for your comments! Next Thursday is Thanksgiving so I have been counting my blessings :)

  4. What a lovely post, so glad you have been healed Mary......:-)Hugs

  5. Mary you are beautiful! Thank you for your faithful witness to the Lord!

  6. What a beautiful prayer Mary!! How often we forget about the ordinary things that are, in reality, very special blessings!

  7. Thanks everyone! My husband used to pour my coffee in the morning because my hands would be very weak and I would spill it when I poured :) It seems like such a small thing but I see pouring my own coffee as a reminder of God's kindness to me.