I am so blessed, May 27 Daily Reflection

 

4 of my blessings

I am so blessed in so many different aspects of my life.

I am blessed that my mother decided to carry me within her however inconvenient that might have been.

I am so blessed that I was born without complications or diseases.

I am so blessed that I was born into a country without violence and war in my neighborhood.

I am so blessed that I was raised by a mother and a father who were married, loving and committed to one another as well as their family.

I am so blessed that there was always enough food to fill my tummy, a warm bed to sleep in, a house I called my home.

I am so blessed that my parents instilled faith into my very soul.

I am so blessed that my parents introduced me to God and through their example showed me He would be the anchor for my life.

I am so blessed that my parents loved me as well as liking me.

I am so blessed that they hugged me, listened to me and cared for me on a daily basis.

I am so blessed that they raised me with morals and values that cannot be tossed aside.

I am so blessed that they believed in good Catholic education of which I received for 12 years.

I am so blessed that they gave me room to grow but did not release me completely until they knew I could fly on my own.

I am so blessed to be able to read, write and vote.

I am so blessed to have such amazing and loving friends.

I am so blessed to have found my soul mate. The one I live with, laugh with and always love.

I am so blessed that he loves me too.

I am so blessed that we both have the same values, faith, religion and priorities in this life.

I am so blessed that he wants to spend the rest of his life with me.

I am so blessed that God gave me the 4 healthiest, most beautiful, kindest and sweetest children in all the world.

I am so blessed that my husband has a career that can support our family so that I can stay home and be the mom we dreamed that I could be.

I am so blessed that I have felt the presence of God in my life running throughout all my 37 years.

I am so blessed that He grants me the thoughts, inspiration and motivation to serve Him in so many different ways.

I am so blessed that my dad is still my best friend.

I am so blessed that he is cancer free.

I am so blessed to be here in this place at this time able to comfort my dad during his recovery by praying with him.

I am so blessed to draw a new breath every second and to continue on this journey God has in store for my life.

I am so blessed.

 

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  1. Margaret Ann Underwood August 1, 2012

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