I am thankful:
>that God pursued me so many years ago and still pursues me today.
>for my family.
>that I have a home to live in, food to eat, and clothes to wear.
>for my cats, especially Charis, my favorite feline companion when I cry.
>for Jules, the most wonderful friend and counselor with grace and stamina to handle my junk.
>for my friends.
>to have a camara and other equipment and materials that help me capture memories that make me and others smile.
>for songs to sing.
>for interesting shows with fascinating nerds on them to watch.
>for the warmth of the sun and coolness of the wind and rain.
>for bodies of water to swim [and swim sleep] in.
>to have a cell phone with which I can call for help when I need it, ease my parents’ minds about my safety, or annoy people because I tend not to hear it ringing.
>for humor, that we can laugh and enjoy life.
>for physical health (mental health is in question).
>for home cooked meals.
>that God put so much of Himself into the Bible that we might know Him more.
>to have various tools of expression at my use, like this journal.
>for communication devices that allow me to keep in touch or reconnect with people.
>for all the difficult times that I’ve gone through and for what those experiences taught me.
>for the iPod that was a gift two years ago.
>for people who know more than I do and are patient to teach what they know.
>for lip balm and other lip-protecting agents.
>that small business places like Waimalu Chop Suey and Shiro’s are still around.
>for the giving and receiving of unexpected gifts at an unexpected time.
>for soap, and I mean this seriously; I am thankful for soap.
>for inspiration, wherever I find it.
>for public transportation.
What are you grateful for?
Hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving!