giving thanks

A Morning Prayer

A Morning Prayer

Dear God,

Thank you that the darkness of night is over.

Thank you for your faithfulness of a new day bringing new hope, new light, and new opportunities.

I accept this gift of a new day with gratitude and gladness.

Fill me with your peace and loving presence.

Help me to be aware of your loving presence throughout the day.

Give me strength to handle challenges.

Help me to be a blessing to all I come in contact with today.… Continue reading

Thanksgiving – Making Giving Thanks and Giving a Spiritual Practice

Thanksgiving and Giving Thanks

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Thanksgiving and giving thanks is not just something we can do during a given season. Giving thanks is a worthwhile, spiritual practice.  When we approach each day with thanksgiving and gratitude, our hearts and souls feel lighter. When we ask God to help us to be more giving, we can open up our true potential and increase the positive impact we can make on the world.

 

There are two parts to this word, however, thanks and… Continue reading