Monday, February 27, 2012

One Thousand Gifts

Counting my gifts today...

1. Three small bodies stuffed in snowsuits.

2. A counselor with a plan.

3. Some quiet time.

4. Hot vegetable soup.

5. Sunshine.

6. An uncluttered day.

7. Friends who pray and encourage me.

8. Shoulders to cry on.

9. My husband who helps me greatly.

10. Snuggling up with my children under quilts.

11. Bedtime prayers.

12. A place to worship freely.

13. Sermons preached with Holy Spirit Power that give hope and vision.

14. Rest

15. Piecing together puzzles at the kitchen table.

16. Patch

17. Telephone conversations with my Mother.

18. Anticipation of the week much to learn and a field trip too.

19. A phone call from Kurt.

20. God's Word.

Blessed be the Lord, who daily loadeth us with benefits, even the God of our salvation… Ps. 68:19


  1. Love your list of gifts! We each have so many things to be grateful for.

  2. Hi Shannon. I just found your beautiful blog and you have left me feeling inspired. We are looking to incorporate Charlotte Mason methods into our homeschool life and your blog is a wealth of inspiration. Thank you. God bless you and your beautiful family.


  3. Hi! I read your comment on Tsh's post. Thank you for sharing wrote what I was thinking, but couldn't form the words. :)


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