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The more we express our gratitude to God for our blessings, the more he will bring to our mind other blessings. The more we are aware of to be grateful for, the happier we become.– – Ezra Taft Benson

Today God, just wanted to stop and say thank you.  You are my all in all and I adore YOU!  Lead me this day, my Lord, my savior, thy will be done.  Shower me with your love, health, mercy and grace.  Be with those I love and those around me.  I give thanks to you, my God, for all the blessings of yesterday, the provisions of today, and Your plans for my future. Forgive me, for we (You and I) know I am sinful.  Place within me your Spirit of forgiveness and grace for others.  Keep me warm, safe and deliver me from evil this day.  For you are my bright Morning Star, your kingdom is forever, you are the Fountain of Living Waters and I raise my gratitude to You.  In Jesus holy name I pray.  In love and light, Amen, So be it…LGD

2 Corinthians 4:7 But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.

Whether we think of, or speak to, God, whether we act or suffer for him, all is prayer when we have no other object than his love and the desire of pleasing him. – John Wesley

Thank you Father God, Infinite Spirit, Jesus our Savior for all the love, joy, peace and healing of yesterday, the wonder You will reveal today and the plans You have for us tomorrow.  You are the God of Creation, the God who was, who is, and who will always be.  Thank you for this life, for Jesus’ love and sacrifice, and for each experience You have given me.  This morning Lord, I ask that you bless my family, friends, community and those who lead us this day.  Father, I ask that you show your mercy to each one, embrace each one in grace and keep them from evil.  I know, God, I ask for much, yet Your word promises that if I ask it will be given, and if I seek I will find.  I hold that faith in my heart and my mind as I continue through each day.  Father God, send your Spirit to fill me this day.  May I surrender to your will, looking past the earthly illusions to the future you have planned for me.  May I be a vessel for you this day.  Bless this day, Lord, for you are the great provider.  Bless my work, my play and my time in Your word.  Bless my relationships, my finances, my travel and all that I do.  May I have eyes to see and ears to hear your messages this day.  Please forgive me of the many sins committee in this human body and help me to allow Your grace to flow as I forgive others.  I sing praises to you, O God, my rock and my Redeemer.  In Jesus holy name, I lift my prayer.  In love and light, Amen, So be it…LGD

Joshua 24:15  “But if serving the LORD seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD. “

Our sense of joy, satisfaction, and fulfillment in life increases, no matter what the circumstances, if we are in the center of God‘s will. – Billy Graham

Thank you Dear God for another day to experience the wonder of this land.  Thank you for you word! “Great are the works of the Lord; they are pondered by all who delight in them.” (Psalm 111:2)  May today I be Your creation, a great work of love, joy, peace and health.  Fill me with you Spirit that Your will, Father, not mine be accomplished this day.  Ope the doors, clear the path for Your plans.  Grant me eyes to see and ears to hear these plans for my future.  Lord, bless my family, neighbors and community.  Bless the leaders over us.  Be with each.  Have mercy on them and shower them with Your grace and love.  Keep them from evil and lead them into a closer knowledge of you.  Bless my work, my voice, my hands and feet according to Your mercy and grace.  Bless my relationships as you provide my needs and light my way.  Thank you for your Angels and heavenly being that You send in Your perfect timing and place.  Forgive me, Father, for all my sins of yesterday.  Strengthen me and fill me with courage to follow You this day.  Instill Your peace within my being as I wait, in faith, for Your plans of my tomorrows.  Praise to You, Lord, the Lord of Creation.  May Your grace and love that you so generously give me, flow through me to others as I forgive those who trespass against me.  Keep me, God away from evil and let me not be deceived or led into temptation.  In Jesus holy name, hear my prayer.   In love and light, Amen, So be it… LGD

Psalm 116: 8-9  “For you, O Lord, have delivered my soul from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling, that I may walk before the Lord in the land of the living.”

It is the thoughts and intents of the heart that shape a person’s life. – John Eldredge.

Yes Lord, yes Lord, yes Lord yes…Thank you so much for this glorious morning.  Wow, what an awesome God!  Your blessings are abundant and beyond my dreams, for my mind thinks small and You bless big.  Thank you, thank you, praise be to my God!  Bless me with your Spirit today Father.  Bless my eyes to see and ears to hear.  Open the eyes of my heart.  Bless my words, my writing, my speech that each my only bring you glory.  Forgive me of my selfish nature for I know all is yours.  Grant me the strength to also forgive, may I be a vessel not a blockage of your mercy and grace.  I love you God above all created things.  Thank you, Jesus for changing me forever, not just the day I received you, yet each day forward through eternity, thank you!  Forgive me when I feel sorry for myself, for what I call suffering, for you know the true meaning.  Forgive again this human form as I start over and over again in you.  Be with me this day as I stop, listen and wait on You, our God.  Be with those I love, Father, keep them safe and warm.  Have mercy on each of me and surround me with your grace.  Keep me from evil and away from temptation.  Thank you for this daily bread, breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Wow I am so in awe of your works.  In Jesus holy name, thank you for yesterday, today and my tomorrow’s.  In love and light, Amen, So be it… LGD

 

Psalm 19:14  “May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable to You, Lord, my rock and my Redeemer.”

Psalm 128: 1-2 “Blessed is everyone who fears the Lord, who walks in his ways!  You shall eat the fruit of the labor of your hands; you shall be blessed, and it shall be well with you.”

 

Thank you, thank you, thank you is all I can say.  What an awesome journey to Florida and back.  Thank you Father God, Infinite Spirit and Jesus our Savior, for all the love, joy, peace and healing you provided in our yesterdays.  We thank you for all of your wonders in our todays and we give thanks for your plans of tomorrow.  All glory be to you, our provider, our shelter, our God.  Bless this day as I lift it up to you.  Your will be done as I give up and surrender to your love.  I give this life up, and lift it up so that You, Lord may bless it up according to thy perfect way.  May I have eyes to see this day your works and wonders.  May I have ears to hear your messages in the winds.  I ask for strength Father, mercy and grace as you shape me into your vessel.  Forgive my selfishness, my stubbornness and my disobedience this day and in the days to come, for I am only human and bound for failure.  May I remember this also when I deal with others who have offended me.  My face glows of the joy you have given me.  Please watch over and keep my family safe, warm.  Let your loving arms enfold them in your grace.  Have mercy on each one while your fill each with your love and Spirit.  May your hands be with us, Lord.  Keep us from evil and may we have discernment that may not be led astray, towards temptation.   Bless our communities, our churches and the leaders.  May they, along with me, be blessed with a heart of unconditional love, compassion and fairness.  May our joy in you flow forward as we proceed on our own paths.  It is in Jesus holy name I come before you this day.  In love and light, Amen,  So be it…
LGD

Psalm 23: 1-4  “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not be in want.  He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he restores my soul.  He guides me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.  Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will feel no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.”

Thank you Father God, Jesus our Savior and Holy Spirit for the blessings of yesterday, the provisions of today and the hope for tomorrow.  Thank you for my family, friends, community, church and leaders.  Bless each one Lord.  Keep each safe and warm.  Hide them under your wings and surround them with your love, mercy and grace.  God, I know they are lifting prayers at the church for a pastor, bless the search.  Place within our congregation a leader that You have chosen.  Father, thank you for the wonder of each moment this weekend.  Thank you for the love and light that children bring with them when they bless my home.  For the smiles and laughter that last forever in my memory, thank you, thank you.  Bless us all Lord.  You are a mighty God worthy of my praise.  Father, I cannot find my book, you know, my Beth Moore book, Believing God, it cannot be too lost, yet I liked learning from it and I cannot find it anywhere.  I know, you know where it is, can I have a hint?  I love you, Father God, you alone know my thoughts, my heart, my joys and my fears, to You this day I surrender.  You are a God of unconditional love, may I be your vessel.  May You bless me, shape me and stretch me, mold me into a vessel of love, joy, peace and healing according to your will Lord.  Thank you for all that you have provided.  Bless each that will travel this week.  Lord, bless my trip to Florida.  Bless the marriage that will take place.  And, bless the heart of the one traveling with me.  Father, bless her family with healing, mercy and grace.  God, may Your will be done and may I be there for those who need comfort and love, this week of pleasure, seems to be mixed with illness and pain.  Father, many times we pray for healing, yet I know, sometime the healing takes a heavenly form, where all pain is gone, all suffering ceases and the soul finds rest.  Father, Your decisions are perfect, for only you know the plans for us and I trust in your ways.  Thy will be done.  Forgive me of my sins and trespasses, Lord and instill in me a forgiving heart.  Let my focus be on you, God, let me not be led astray or into temptation.  Deliver me Father from the evil all around.  It is in Jesus holy name and through His precious blood, I bow before your this day.  I worship you as I lift my requests.  In love and light, Amen, So be it…

LGD

You are strength in my weakness and you are the courage I seek.  Thank you for this wonderful song, in my mind as this day begins.  What a great and powerful Father you are, O God.  Just to know you are there is a blessing.  Thank you, thank you, thank you.   You have blessed my life with so many wonders and things, that when I think about it, my tears roll out as the joy overflows.  Father God, Jesus, Spirit I know you are with me, and I thank you for yesterday, for today and for the comfort in knowing you will there in my tomorrows.  Like a child does, each day, I come to ask, please, can I and will you…  Bless my family, my neighbors, my community, your churches and the leaders that are over these earthly things.  Bless them with the love and knowledge of your word.  May they know you are there with them in each circumstance and may they turn to you with the questions and decisions before them.  You know each one, Father, bless each one according to your will.  Bless me again today, Lord.  Bless my words, may they be your words that flow through me.  Bless my works, may they be your works delivered by this servant.  Bless my life, may it be a life that shines brightly, proclaiming your glorious wonders.  God, you know the plans for me and in you I do trust.  Thank you for all that you have done for me and in me, for the time you gave me to immerse myself in your word, the time we have had together.  I know I am a rebellious child, a worldly child and a misbehaved child, please forgive my sins and my transgressions, have mercy on me.  Enfold me in your arms of grace and shower me with your kisses of love.  Wow, I am speechless when I ponder on your magnificence, thank you.  May today my heart forgive others, may it be filled with love, joy, peace and healing.  May I have eyes to see and ears to hear you, God, not the background noises of this land.  I ask for your strength and courage as I continue through this day.  You know my wish list Father, my unique wants and desires and I have faith you will answer my prayers that fit your highest purpose for me.  Keep me from evil this day and let me not be led into temptation.  My heart shouts to you, glory, glory, glory is your name, now and forever.  In  Jesus holy name, I lay down my prayers and lift up my eyes to you.  In love and light, Amen, So be it…

LGD

Deuteronomy 31:6  “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.”

Psalm 84:  12 O Lord Almighty, blessed is the man who trust in you.

O, God you are my God and I will ever praise you.  Thank you for the song in my heart Father God, Holy Spirit, Jesus our Savior.  Thank you for your heavenly beings you send down here to us, your Angels, Archangels, Guardian Angels and Guides.  Thank you for yesterday, today and all of our tomorrows.  Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of Creation.  Bless our families, neighbors, communities, churches and leaders.  Bless each one according to thy will.  May they find strength and courage through you.  May they now your mercy and grace.  Keep them warm and safe, God, wrapped in your unconditional love.  May each prayer be answered, each request heard.  May each one know they are not alone.  Father, we ask today that you bless us.  We ask that you expand us.  We ask this for our homes, our works, our relationships and our circumstances.  We know God that all things take place according to you will and with you all things are possible.  So we ask for eyes to see the true vision and hears to hear the true words.  Shape us that we may be your vessels of love, peace, joy and healing.  We thank you for your Spirit and ask that your hands be with us and guide us gently on the journey you have planned for us.  We know, Lord that we have free will to make our own choices here, yet may we remember to call upon you, that our choices may be your choices.  Hallelujah we sing to our God, our King.  Father, keep us from evil this day and forgive us for our transgressions.  Instill in us a forgiving heart that we may to forgive others.    We thank you most Holy One, for we know you answer our prayers that we lift to you now in Jesus holy name.  Glory to the Father, in love and light, Amen, So be it…

LGD

Thank you Father God, Infinite Spirit, Jesus our Lord and Savior for all that you are doing, have done and will do in our future.  Thank you for the Angels, Archangels, Guardian Angels and Guides that watch over us and light our way.  Thank you for another day, another chance to do thy will.  Be with our families, communities, churches and leaders.  Give them discernment and understanding in their lives.  Bless them and let your hands be with them.  Keep them warm, safe and away from evil.  We are all your children, Father, and we need you now.  We place our lives in your grace and goodness.  For you know the plans you have for us and we trust in you.  May today we be your examples of love, joy, peace and healing on this earth.  May your Spirit guide us.  May our thoughts and words be positive, reflecting unconditional love to each we encounter.  Bless our homes, our finances, our hearts,  and our lives with the glorious blessing you have in store for us.  Expand our knowledge, our relationships, our work towards your highest good.  Let your hands enfold us in your grace and mercy as we continue on.  Forgive our sins and help us to forgive others.  Keep us from evil and temptation on our journey.  May we have eyes to see you, your miracles, your ways.  May we have ears to hear those in need, your calling.  May we have the strength and courage to do your will.  Thank you for this time, for this life.  It is in Jesus holy name we come before you this day, in thanksgiving, knowing all our prayer are answered.  In love and light, Amen, So be it…

Question today, Lord…

Where do I go,
Where do I turn,
How will this fire
Be quenched that burns?

Jeremiah 29:11 – For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.