Thursday, 17 January 2013

gratefulness …



grateful right now …
for clear, sunny skies after a week of fires, smoke & heat
answers to prayers and evidences of God's love
a beautiful bird call each morning and evening
an encouraging phone call with a friend
summer foods and ice cold drinks
 the loan from a friend of his small lens for a few months
tight hugs and cheery grins from cute nephews
good books and challenging bible verses

what are you grateful for at the moment?

4 comments:

  1. Thanks for the post Abbie! Your photos are just so beautiful - I love them! :)

    Gratefullness - well, I have so much to be thankful for! Here are just a few:-

    I am thankful for Who God is and what He has done - what He did on the cross, what He has done in my life and what He is continuing to do in and around me.

    I am thankful for my family - what good friends and great encouragement they are! :)

    For a great weekend away at a girl's retreat, and what the Lord taught me about Himself.

    For a cool house even though outside is so terribly hot! :)

    For a great Dad and Mum and for the 21 years that they have been married... a amazing testimony of God's goodness and grace.

    There is SO much to be thankful for!

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  2. What a lovely week you've had :). I'm grateful for a relief from the hot weather today (and hopefully a thunderstorm!).

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  3. Such lovely photos Abbie, and list of things to be thankful for :). Amongst many other things, and without meaning to sound too trite, we're thankful for lemonade icy poles on a hot day (do you ever really grow out of those?!). We've recently been enjoying the song "My Heart is Filled with Thankfulness" by the Gettys - so together with your post, another timely reminder to be thankful! Much love to you xo

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  4. Beautiful photography Abbie! Lately I'm thankful for lots of things but especially for good health for my children of late!

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