A Season of Thanksgiving – Day 15

Today, I'm thankful for hot water.

 

I know…it doesn't sound very spiritual, does it?  I don't even have a verse to go with it! 😉

But, nevertheless, that is what my heart is full of gratitude to the Lord for today.

 

Hot water.

Running water.

Indoor plumbing.

Electricity.

A roof over my head.

All the little things I take for granted every day.

Today, I'm going to try to notice them, and give thanks to the Lord for them.

 

Oh…and hot coffee…yeah…that's a good thing to be thankful for, too!

 

🙂

I pray that today, no matter your difficult circumstances, you will look for the simple everyday things for which you can give thanks.

 

In Him,

Alesha

4 Replies to “A Season of Thanksgiving – Day 15”

  1. Yes! We really do take so much for granted that so many others live without. I caught myself whining this week when problems with our septic system made it necessary for us to take “Navy” showers. I seriously complained that I had to take a three minute or less hot shower in my private bathroom in my own safe him with clean water, not to mention the electricity that allowed me to see what I was doing and listen to the radio while I was doing it. I am thankful, and I appreciate your prompt to remember to be thankful for all of the things that are normally taken for granted.

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  2. Been there, done that too, Cheryl. It is “normal” to complain, I guess. But, we’re not supposed to be satisfied with “normal”, are we? So thankful we can recalibrate our thinking, and rise above the circumstances to express our gratitude to our great God. 🙂

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