Tuesday, August 19, 2008
Bits of Thanks
I notice these days I offer lots of short prayers, recognizing small things I’m thankful for during the day.
My mini-prayers usually go something like this ‘Thank you Lord for (fill in the blank here) being able to pick
Anna up from cheerleading’. Or ‘Thank you God for letting me find that (fill in the blank here) I was looking
I feel silly for doing it sometimes, but I figure a small prayer to recognize something good is better than no prayer at all. For someone who rarely makes it to church for one reason or another, it’s a step in the right direction.
I wonder, does anyone else do this? Let me know.
(The teachers at John’s school take pictures during the week and post them. He tends to look a little worried in each one.)