Rejoicing and Giving Thanks

“Give thanks to the Lord for He is good,

His love endures forever,

to him who alone does great wonders,

His love endures forever.”

(Ps 136:1,3)

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For the Trinity team of nine who came for a week,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For their care for us and others in many tangible ways,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For giving their expertise and sharing their skills,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For encouraging others through a smile, a shared moment,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For their encouragement, flexibility and eagerness to participate,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For making new friends and finding common ground,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For opening their lives and invigorating hope,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For witnessing the works of the Lord to tell others about,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For sharing the beauty of another piece of God’s great earth,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For the answered prayers for safety, wellness, patience and grace,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For the unspoken blessings given to each one of us by His fatherly love,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For the body of Christ made visible in the unique, complementary gifts of each,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

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For experiencing in ever deeper ways the presence of the Lord,

            We are rejoicing and giving thanks!

“Give thanks to the Lord for he is good,

            His love endures forever.”

To God be the glory!!!

 

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2 Responses to Rejoicing and Giving Thanks

  1. Beth says:

    Good Morning Carolyn- thank you for your post … as usual, and for the timely reminder to rejoice and give thanks! How easy it is to just ride along looking out the window.

  2. Gail Varner says:

    This is beautiful! Miss you!
    Gail

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