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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 13

November 13: I’m thankful for Veterans.  We recently celebrated Veteran’s Day here in the US on November 11, and I am thankful for all those that have sacrificed for my freedom!  I am honored and privileged to say that my Grandfather served in the US Navy 65 years ago. John 15:13 Greater love hath no man than this,… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 13

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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 12

November 12: I’m thankful for Spotify. All my favorite songs in one place! 1 Chronicles 16:34 Give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good; for his mercy endureth forever. I would love for you to follow me on Twitter, Instagram,  Pinterest, and Facebook. You can find me as Looking Joli Good on all four.

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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 11

November 11: I’m thankful for my parents.  They recently celebrated 41 years of marriage. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12  Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. 10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 11

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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 9 and 10

November 9: I’m thankful for forgiveness. It’s anger’s worst enemy. It flies in the face of all my pride, while it moves away the mad and crazy that’s inside. The prisoner that it really frees is me. November 10: I’m thankful for library books. I love to read, and I love free things.  It is a match… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 9 and 10

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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 6 -8

November 6: I’m thankful for Jesus. His blood has washed away my sin. His love, grace, mercy, and kindness knows no end. I don’t deserve it! November 7: I’m thankful for shelter.  When my daughter saw that I was writing down all the things that I am thankful for, she asked me if I’m thankful for my… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 6 -8

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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 5

November 5: I’m thankful for the opportunity to give to others. We had the awesome opportunity at my children’s school to pack boxes for Operation Christmas Child.🎁 Once finished packing up all the boxes, my daughter said “It’s so great to get to give to others and be a blessing” 😍 I especially loved watching all the people… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 5

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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 3 and 4

November 3: I’m thankful for my son who is kind, determined, sensitive, tenderhearted, handsome, and funny (…not always on purpose.) November 4: I’m thankful for my daughter. She is so funny (always on purpose.)! She brings so much joy and laughter into our family. She is so incredibly intelligent. She constantly surprises me with her… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 3 and 4

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30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 1 and 2

I’m so grateful for all the ways I have been blessed in my life.  For the next 30 days during November, I’m going to be focusing on what I am thankful for. (I’m a few days late, so I’ll be doubling up the next few days.) November 1: I’m thankful for an extremely wise and wonderfully… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 1 and 2

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Responding to Closed Doors

This devotional from In Touch is too good not to share! Waiting on God after praying and praying and getting an answer of “yes, but not yet.” is so tough! Waiting on God’s blessings in His time are always worth the wait. Responding to Closed Doors Genesis 16:1-16 God answers prayer in one of three… Continue reading Responding to Closed Doors