Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Attitude of Gratitude Days 1-3

Good evening friends.

You may have wondered why I haven't posted in over a week. That's because mommy, Sarah and I took a little four day vacation to South Carolina to visit Bob Jones University. We took a tour of the college, and enjoyed our time so much, especially the cool weather and the beautiful scenery of the leaves changing colors. 😊

Since it's November, it is time for the...... Attitude of Gratitude: Always have a thankful heart series!!!  I found a November inspiration challenge, (something a little different than other years) and am going to post a picture each day of something on the list I'm thankful for. Here are numbers 1-3.

The first thing on the list is: 
1. A person you're thankful for.
Can I list 2 people? I am so extremely thankful for my parents. I don't know where I would be without them. They've invested so much in my life, guided me, taught me about the things of the Lord, and I am so blessed to call them my parents.

2.  A place you're thankful for.
I'm thankful for the little "reading nook" I created which is located next to my bed. I sit there often to write, read, take a nap, etc.   😊 


 3. A food you're thankful for.
I'm so thankful we were able to get a pumpkin this year. Sarah is planning out what pumpkin goodies she wants to make on the weekend, and others in our family are looking forward to eating roasted pumpkin seeds.  ☺

What person, place, and food are you thankful for today?

Blessings in Christ,
Ashley
1 Thessalonians 5:18
In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.

6 comments:

  1. I loved this post Ashley! Ooo, your reading nook looks so comfy! :)

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  2. Each of these are marvelous things to be thankful for. :)

    I am thankful for my amazing and patient husband, the chair I am sitting in right now, and I would agree with pumpkin for the food. I've been using it quite a lot too. :D

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  3. Sweet post! I never thought about making a little reading nook like that but it seems quite nice. :)

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  4. Hello, Ashley: GREAT job you are doing, and I am so blessed by all that you post. (1) The person I am thankful for, is my son, James Michael Rector, who passed away a few years ago, from cancer. He was such a blessing to me, and a son I am so proud of. I thank God, that he loaned him to me for 41 years. I miss him so much. (2) The place I am thankful for, is Martin County Baptist Church, of Stuart. We have been meeting now for about 7 weeks, and I love that they teach the truth of the Bible, and that though we are small in number, they are a very friendly church, and on fire for God. (3) My number one food, that I love the most, is pecan pie. (don't tell my doctor. lol) God bless you Ashley, and keep on keeping on. Love you!! Louise Rector

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  5. enjoyed these thankful things you shared.

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  6. God! He is my Bff!!!!!!!!!!!! My bedroom!!!!!!!!!!!!! And food...hmmm does soup and crackers count? LoL

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