Thankful Thursday

Today I’m thankful for what I DON’T have – I don’t have a lousy job. I don’t have to beg for food. I don’t have rifts with anyone I know. I don’t have to wish or hope to be loved. … Continue reading

Thankful Holy Thursday

It’s Holy Thursday. Lent’s almost over. How did you do?  Personally, I was a bit of a spiritual couch potato this Lenten season. Not happy about that. But there’s no Mass more poignant than tonight’s, at least for me, and … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

Thankful for those decades-old friendships. Those friends I’ve known for most of my life. The ones who saw me with acne on my face; the ones who knew me before I was a wife and a mother. They who remain … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

To say that I’m utterly grateful for my health is an understatement.  Wishing all of you much good health. “Those blessings are sweetest that are won with prayer and worn with thanks.” ~Thomas Goodwin   … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

Thankful for the help of my co-worker who’s been holding down the fort while I’ve been away recouping. #Mildredgreatestcoworkerever.  “No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.” – Charles Dickens   … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

When you’re sick, there is nothing better than having the support and prayers of family and friends.  I do.  And for that, I am thankful.  🙂 What are you thankful for today, friends? “Life is a roller-coaster. Try to eat … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For Godchildren – and the joy they bring.  I am beyond honored. I am beyond fortunate.  And I am beyond grateful for mine:  Ralph, Gaby, Kimberly, and Kian. ♥ The day I was asked if I would feel blessed to … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

Me to my son this morning: “Today is Thankful Thursday, what are you thankful for?” Him: “I’m thankful for the money I made this week, and I’ll be thankful if you write a post about me, and oh, I’m thankful for … Continue reading

Words that stir the heart.

Can you believe it’s Ash Wednesday? Time’s flying! And this season of Lent will come and go in a blink. Let’s not let it go by without making it a time of spiritual renewal. So much happening in the world, so … Continue reading

A Bittersweet Thankful Thursday

Yesterday we lost a good man. A loving husband and father. A loyal friend. Our paths crossed often as he and I worked in the same building and, most significantly, worshiped in the same church. He always offered me a … Continue reading