Watch the shadows stretch across the lawn, and be grateful you can see the beauty of God's work.
Matthew 13:16 - But blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear.
Listen through the white noise, and hear the laughter of children. Appreciate that each moment is a ticking clock, precious and brief.
Proverbs 20:12 - The hearing ear and the seeing eye, the Lord has made them both.
Feel the softness around you - your clothes, the chair, a pillow. Be thankful for your comforts.
Matthew 9:21-22 - “If I only touch his garment, I will be made well.” Jesus turned, and seeing her he said, “Take heart, daughter; your faith has made you well.” And instantly the woman was made well.
Taste the coolness of water on your lips and tongue. Appreciate the daily gift of clean, running water.
Psalm 34:8 - Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good! Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him!
Romans 10:9 - That if you confess with your mouth Jesus is Lord, and believe in your heart that God has raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
Show gratitude as you smell the candle's scent, the fresh air your breathe, or the fragrant wood burning stove.
2 Corinthians 2:14-15 - But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere. For we are the aroma of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing.
There is heartbeat in the palm of your hand, have you ever noticed it? God gave His best for you and His pain began there. He gave your beating heart the miracle of life and His son for your eternal life.
Thank God for your life.
Matthew 6:28 - For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.
Psalm 46:10 - Be still and know that I AM GOD.
Happy Thanksgiving. May your family continue to have many blessings.