Sunday, April 29, 2012

April Joy Dare #4


"Enter the password: 'Thank you!" . . . Thank Him. Worship Him!
--Psalm 100:4

April 23rd -- 3 gifts reflecting
1. the sun off the windshield as I drive 
my husband to a business meeting
2. the love of God as I enjoy a day on my own
3. the joy of healing by helping others


April 24th -- 3 gifts fragile
1. a new cobalt blue measuring cup
2. peace 
3. health


April 25th -- a gift of cloth, steel, wood
1. fresh towels
2. my car to transport my son to the doctor
3. a birch crochet hook


April 26th -- 3 gifts moving
1. strong breezes this morning
2. my dogs running around
3. my hands crocheting


April 27th -- 3 gifts "ugly beautiful"
1. the mess in my bonus room from cleaning closets
2. a diagnosis of secondary strep for my son
(better than mono!)
3. headaches from pollen

April 28th -- 3 gifts orange
1. fresh pressed juice at the farmers' market
2. juiced tangelos
3. carrots chopped for dinner


April 29th -- 3 gifts in dirt
1. amaryllis bulbs transplanted outside
2. time spent with my children cleaning out closets
3. local strawberries eaten straight from the colander


April 30th -- a gift given, made, sacrificed
1. prayers for others
2. a new blanket for a baby not expected to live
3. my favorite spot on the sofa for my daughter

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4 comments:

  1. What a lovely list you have! I especially appreciate the flowers and fruit. Mmm...

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  2. My son is on his third antibiotic for strep and just got blood drawn to check form mono. It must be going around. Nice to meet you through Multitudes on Mondays.

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  3. Great list. The other morning the clouds in the sky on my drive to work were just fabulous. I love little morning blessings like that.

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  4. Love the one, under gifts in dirt, "Time spent with children cleaning out closets." That can be such a dirty and loathsome job, especially if it was the kid's room closet!! Thanks for sharing all God's graces in your life!!

    In His Lo♥e, Ann

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