Saturday, December 8, 2012

Counting My Blessings

For the week of 12/1 - 12/7:
1. My husband started his official first vacation day!  The girls and I are so thankful to have him home this week:)  Breakfast:

2. Made our monthly outing to Costco.  Blessed that my husband was with me and I didn't have to load or unload the heavy load:)

3. Tuesday enjoyed an afternoon at the mall.  Enjoyed seeing all the beautiful decorations; 

4. We made like tourists and visited Times Sq. and Herald Square!

Yes, please:)

5. My older sister celebrated another birthday.  The Lord surprised me and she came along to church with us Thursday evening!  Thank you Jesus!

                                                                         Any resemblence?

6. My husband is dedicating some of his time off to painting much needed areas around the house;

7. My husband receiving funny texts from his boss.  Lord, it can always only be YOU!

8. My teen cooked dinner for my family plus my mom!  It was delicious.  Thank you, honey:)

9. Thankful that my mom is always so willing to welcome us into her home;

10.  Have witnessed the Lord's mercy throughout this week.  His love, care and mercy leaves me in awe!

Monday, December 3, 2012

Counting My Blessings

For the week of 11/24 - 11/30

1. Thankful for the strength the Lord has given me to work 11 hour shifts.  Thank you Jesus;

2. Participating in the Lord's Supper is such a blessing;

3. My daughter finished reading the bible in 90 days. Again!

4. Thankful to see some new faces at Tuesday's prayer service;

5. Learning a new Bible verse with my class on Tuesday's.  Give thanks in all circumstances for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.  1 Thessalonians 5:18.

6. Thursday's service was a bit different but the unexpected blessing was amazing!!!!  I was asked to lead the praise portion :)

7. My husband was able to finish building a new radiator cover for our living room.  I think it came out great!

8. Potty training success!  Thankful that my tot is just about done with potty training.  She is sleeping through the night and going to church without a diaper and staying dry! Thank you Jesus!

9. Had a very heart-led conversation with my husband.  Thankful that we both allowed Holy Spirit to guide our conversation.

10. My teen helped me clean the stove.  It was def. a two person job.  My mom stopped by and gave me an idea on how to clean it up faster and within 5 minutes of her advice I was done! Thankful for the wisdom the Lord has given to my mom:)