My thoughts on thankfulness

It is November again and time for everyone to do the whole month of daily posting what they are thankful for. People have asked me why I am not doing it. Oh, you see I in the past I did it, I did it in every possible way even working through the alphabet. I have been the FIRST to encourage people to be thankful.

So why am I not doing it again, you may ask. Well you see I have learned what thankfulness is and isn’t. It isn’t words on facebook. It isn’t sitting down at the end of the day and picking through the chaos to find something to post that you are thankful for. It isn’t saying the same old tired things… family, friends, job yada yada yada… those SHOULD be a given!

So what is thankfulness you are wondering. It is being mindful ALL YEAR how blessed you are to have the life you do. It is about showing your thankfulness. It is about doing something to give someone else something to be thankful for! It is stopping at random times in April and praying a prayer of thanks to God because your heart is so full from the beauty of a blooming flower! It is

I am not downing the lists, as I said I used to do them too…. but I learned that words are just words… make sure your actions are saying what your words are.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s