Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Happy Thanksgiving

 Happy Thanksgiving my friends!!

Oh give THANKS
to the LORD
for he is GOOD
Psalm 106:1

Thanksgiving........such a wonderful time to reflect on God's goodness to us. 

I can say that I have a grateful heart this Thanksgiving.  I have learned to appreciate the little things in my life and am more contented than I've ever been before.  I am grateful for my family and friends, but most grateful for a God who loves me more than I can comprehend, knows me better than I know myself, and promises never to leave me or give me more than I can bear.

I am thankful for:

  •     6 healthy grand babies who enrich my life in so many ways
  •     a husband who loves me unconditionally, & is forgiving of my faults
  •     My daughter, her husband and their two little boys
  •     My mother who lives nearby and is a prayer warrior to so many
  •     My stepson, his sweet wife, and their three little ones.
  •     My stepdaughter, her husband and their baby girl
  •     My sisters, sister in laws, nieces, nephews and their families.
  •     My church family
  •     A generous supply of friends that would drop whatever they were doing and either pray for me if I needed it, or physically come to help me if I asked them.
  •     I am grateful for each and every one of my online friends, blog readers, and my Little Birdie Blessings facebook friends, who are so dear to me, and have offered me so much encouragement and kindness.  Thank you! 

Praying for God's blessings on you in this coming year.  Happy Thanksgiving.

~ ABBY ~

The digital scrapbook page was designed by me using graphics from:  The Graphics Fairy, Jessica Sprague, and McMahon Five Designs


  1. Happy Thanksgiving from a blogging friend in the north country. Have a wonderful day. We do have so much to thank God for.

  2. God is so good - and really we don't need a Thanksgiving day to have an 'attitude of gratitude'. But, that said, what a wonderful day to celebrate.
    Blessings to you and yours

  3. Abby sweet friend...Praying you have a fabulously blessed Thanksgiving. We have a lot to be thankful for, don't we? I loved your list and the pretty graphics.

  4. happy thanksgiving from snowy pa... may you and yours have a blessed holiday.. as long as family is together and all safe and sound and healthy.. we are truly blessed..
    thank you also for the lovely blog.. and the poems .. those little children praying .. is adorable..
    big ladybug hugs

  5. These are beautiful. Happy Thanksgiving, Abby.

  6. Blessings to you and yours on this Thanksgiving Day Abby!

  7. As I think about friends and family in America enjoying this special day, I am reminded how we can all be thankful each and every day! Have a wonderful day and may God bless you all!

  8. Happy Thanksgiving, Abby! Thanks for this post which reminds us all to count our blessings. Beautiful graphics, too!

  9. So thankful for you, Abby and your inspiring and beautiful blog. You are a blessing to me!

  10. Hello Dear Abby,
    I wanted to come and visit with you as it has been a very long time! I am doing much better with my health. I have a few glitches, but I am praising the Lord for where I am at. I have wanted to write you many times and share God's goodness through it all, and may still do that one day.

    You were so sweet to bless Stephanie's heart with that gift package. :) Bless your heart.

    Thanksgiving Blessings to you and your family.

    Joy to you, Debbie

  11. Hope you had a wonderful day yesterday and I wanted to thank you for sharing your images, I used one of them on a card and posted it on my blog.

  12. What sweet words and expressions of gratitude. I love the graphic collage you created. Hope that your Thanksgiving weekend is wonderful!

  13. Such a beautiful, heartfelt post, friend :) I am so thankful for you, Abby, and your sweet friendship! Much love!

  14. Beautifully said Abby. Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving day.


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