Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

This past week has been such a blessing and I thank the Lord for every moment.
The week has been filled with so many things that I am truly grateful. There was such a mix of ups and downs, good times and.. well.. Its all Good.. Right??

My heart is so full. I thank the Lord everyday for making all this possible.

187. Joy
188. Tears
189. Laughter
190. Giving thanks

191. Family coming together in harmony (cause that does not always happen:))
192. Love
197. With all of this my heart is so full, Thank you Lord for making all this possible.
198. Holding us up when emotions run high 
199. Giving us Grace to do and say and do the right things for your glory
200. Thank you Lord for your Love
201. The beauty in nature
202. My 'babies' who have now grown into such wonderful people
203. nature

204. family reunions

205. Rain, Rain, Rain

206. Kids that want to play anyway!

207. Bounty of food

208. Seeing everyone again

209. More Joy
210. More Love

211. More Laughter
212. More Tears

213. little ones
214. babies
215. The sun that does shine through the rain
216. Dessert
217. loving family

218. butterflies
219. Sunsets
220. Gift of food to those in need
221. Joys of being a child
222. Whispers of affection

223. Children’s’ laughter

224. carefree in the moment

225. New friends
226. New opportunities
227. Support of those you Love

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  1. thank you so much for linking up :) I loved your pictures :) I know God will continue blessing you.

  2. Here from Ann' glad that you were able to have a "peaceful" time with your family. It truly is a blessing from God =)

  3. Family Reunions are so much fun.You are blessed to have them all together in one place! Thank you for linking up.

  4. I remember so clearly one trip to see my cousins in NYC when I was about four or five. It rained and we all played in the gutters. We had a blast! Thank you God, for simple pleasures!

    Commenting and following from On Your Heart Tuesdays with Shanda!

  5. You took some wonderful pictures to remember warm times.

    Lovely blessings you listed!

    Have a blessed day!

  6. What a great time you had!!!! I love rain, so that wouldn't have bothered me at all. Just a beautiful list of gratitudes!!! Thank you!

  7. Just wanted to thank you all for stopping by, joining me in being thankful and sharing family. Many blessings to you all! With love always

  8. Enjoyed your post and pictures. Send some of that wet stuff our way!!

  9. I am smiling as I read your words and looked at your lovely pictures. God's blessings are truly amazing, aren't they? And the more we count them, the more we feel His love for us. :-)

  10. Lovely gifts to be thankful for!

  11. Yes it is such a blessing when family gets together.
    God Bless,

  12. Great, wonderful post! (My first time visiting your blog) :)

  13. Thank you all for stopping by, new visitors and those I see often here and there 8-)
    Many blessings to you ! With love always

  14. Such fun! And the praise is contagious. So thankful you had this special time.

  15. Your list of thankfulness is great. And total fun pictures

  16. Looks like a wonderful time and I know you were blessed. Thanks for sharing it with us.

  17. I can see where you have very much to be thankful for. The pictures tell a lot. What is it they say? A picture is worth a thousand words? Thank you for sharing your blessings.

  18. Thank you for sharing, the memories one makes with loved ones is priceless.



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