Monday, December 13, 2010

Multitude Monday

"For the Mighty One is holy,
and He has done great things for me.
He shows mercy from generation to generation
to all who fear Him."
Luke 1: 49-50

Giving thanks today for:

- the opportunity to serve through music this weekend; our Christmas Program at church was such a blessing

- our annual Christmas Bingo party; time spent with precious friends - great food, lots of talk and laughter, praying together

- Dad's "4 star" report from his dialysis doctor - her very best patient. How we thank you Father.

- the hope, joy and love that permeate this season

- the house all dressed up for the birthday of all birthdays

- houses twinkling with beautiful Christmas lights

- memories of Christmas past

- Christmas music

- a husband who willingly does the grocery shopping for my Mom and Dad while we girls baked cookies

- the gift

I am thankful for all of you - for the beautiful, encouraging, uplifting posts you've been writing. How you bless. You add so much to this Advent season.


linking to Ann's today

I have been feeling that I need to spend less time on-line over the next few weeks. There is that tugging on my heart - urging me to slow down and savor these days. I will still write a bit (because I just need to), but please forgive me if I don't visit and leave comments for just a little while.


  1. Linda, I am grateful for you and your sweet friendship. I so enjoyed talking with you this weekend. You are a blessing to me! May your Christmas Season be filled with love!

  2. yay for your Dad's four-star report! and yay for you taking time to slow and savor this season, dear linda. love you.

  3. So many things to be thankful for! Happy to hear your dad's great news! Savor this time Linda. I wish for you and your family a very special and merry Christmas!

  4. Such blessings you have to be thankful for. So happy for your dad's good report and that you are getting to enjoy that baking time with your mother and daughter.
    I'm thankful for you also, Linda. Your caring encouragement and prayers mean so much.
    Enjoy the slowing down for the season. :)

  5. So wonderful to read that someone is grateful for the simple things in life.

  6. I love the Christmas quilt friend and your thankfulness quilted together in your heart.

    Wanna make a big splash for Christmas? Then you're invited to a water buffalo party for India. No formal wear required, just stop by and visit

    Be blessed bunches,

  7. You bless me with your heart every time.

    Soak and savour and slow. Be well and safe, Linda.

  8. I agree
    so many wonderful things to be thankful for
    Glad your dad is doing good (o:

  9. You are a quiet light for us ... calling us onward.

    Thank you for the words you share with us.