This is the time of year when we focus on being thankful for all the blessings in our lives. And, there are many benefits to focusing on and expressing our gratitude: physical benefits, such as stronger immune systems and lower blood pressure; psychological benefits, such as being more alert and optimistic; and social benefits, such as feeling less lonely and isolated. 393 more words
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As I write this the rain is POURING down … AGAIN!!!!
The weather is often a topic of conversation but never more so than this summer and rarely for good reasons :-( I can totally sympathise with the friend who texted me “this weather just really gets to me BUT I’m trying to be grateful regardless”. 473 more words
“Though the fig does not blossom, and there be no fruit on the vines; though the product of the olive fail, and the fields yield no food; though the flock be cut off from the fold, and there be no cattle in the stalls; yet I will rejoice in the Lord, I will exult in the victorious God of my salvation!” – Habakkuk 3:17-18, Amplified
Our church recently started a young adult small group. I guess they kind of use the word ‘young’ loosely, because they keep letting Scott and I attend :) Our current ‘study’ that we are going through is called ‘Shockers and Blockers’. 1,995 more words