Day 2


Come, let us sing for joy to the Lord;
let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation.
Let us come before him with thanksgiving
and extol him with music and song.

For the Lord is the great God,
the great King above all gods. In his hand are the depths of the earth,
and the mountain peaks belong to him.
The sea is his, for he made it,
and his hands formed the dry land.

Come, let us bow down in worship,
let us kneel before the Lord our Maker;
for he is our God
and we are the people of his pasture,
the flock under his care.

                          Psalm 95:1-7



Thanksgiving in its truest form.
When we humble ourselves before our maker to acknowledge him and all he is and all he has done…with a grateful heart…we are complete.  Whatever it is that we thought we needed….we have enough in him.    Our perspective is refreshed.   We can rest in the knowledge we are his and in his constant care.

Oh yes!  My heart is filled.   Overflowing with thanksgiving.  Is yours? | Psalm 95:1-2 | Thanksgiving Inspiration Verse | Photograph of Sunlight shining through tall grasses



It’s Joy Day!

…The day we count our blessings.  

Will join me in counting just seven from the past week? 
I’ll start….

  1. For living within walking distance of the grocery store.
  2. For successfully completing the makeover of the sideboard.
  3. For sweet time of quiet and God’s presence.
  4. For a gorgeous drive through the mountains.
  5. For the loud purrs of my snuggly kitty.
  6. For perfect November weather to work outside.
  7. For the sound of voices raised in praise in community.

Okay…it’s your turn!
Count just seven blessings from your week.
But watch out!  Because when you do, your joy meter will rise, and your attitude and outlook will be all the better too!!

Just scroll down to “Share Your Thought” below to join in.




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  1. Mel says

    Joy day! 🙂

    My seven thanksgivings:
    * For the small, silly things that bring me great joys (like the window crayons! LOL)
    * For the gorgeous sunset that was gifted me last evening
    * For the privilege of being of service to G-d and others
    * For the miracles of forgiveness
    * For the opportunities to learn and grow daily
    * For the chickadees that are zooming around a barren garden
    * For kind souls who nudge me in right directions

    Thanks for giving us a place to share.

    • Diane says

      You bless me Mel when you share!! 😀
      What a joyful seven! And the word picture of the chickadees warms my heart.

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