What I'm Thankful For

First and foremost is that for the first time in a long while I am not cooking Thanksgiving dinner.
More about why after thanksgiving.

I have so much to be thankful for, I'm very blest.

1. For my faith in God and Jesus Christ. I've seen so many miracles over the years--one of the biggest when my son-in-law was in a horrific accident and my daughter was told he wouldn't live because too many of his vital organs were damaged. People all over the country began praying--the organs that he couldn't live without were healed. After 6 weeks he came out of the hospital--a true miracle.

2. For my husband who has stood by me through these many years and continued to love me even when I wasn't lovable.

3. For my wonderful children. I'm proud of each and everyone. Though Mark is no longer with us, I'm thankful for the time we had him.

4. And of course the grandkids and great grands, and the great, great grands. They all bring so much joy into my life.

5. I'm thankful for all the talents that the Lord has bestowed on me, and that I can still use most of them.

6. I'm thankful for life and what each day brings.

7. And my friends--the ones that I've had for many years and all the new ones I've met along the way.

8. I'm thankful for the beautiful town of Springville where I live.

9. And I'm thankful for my church and my church family.

10. There is so much to be thankful for and I've just scratched the surface.

What about you, what are you most thankful for?

Marilyn

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