Gratefulness Challenge Day Six Thankful for Discipline

“Go sit on your bed until your father comes home!” Those were the most dreaded words my mother ever uttered to my eight year old ears. What miserable long hours (Well maybe minutes) those were. By the time I heard the car in the driveway the dread I had of what was to come hadContinue reading “Gratefulness Challenge Day Six Thankful for Discipline”

Gratefulness Challenge Day 5 Closer than a brother (or sister)

A man who has friends must himself be friendly, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. Proverbs 18:24 In the middle of our own battles and spiritual growing pains it is sometimes all too easy to take for granted our friends. My grandmother used to say that friends were special because  youContinue reading “Gratefulness Challenge Day 5 Closer than a brother (or sister)”

Gratefulness Challenge Day 4

 Jesus said to him, “If you would be perfect, go, sell what you possess and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me. Matthew 19:21  Our day will be changed if we begin to be thankful for some of those treasures. Here is my own personal thanksgiving listContinue reading “Gratefulness Challenge Day 4”