Attitude of Gratitude
We pray for strength, provision and
For God to bless us all.
We lift up friends and family
And brothers who may fall.
We ask so many things of God;
He listens patiently,
And then He does what He knows best:
Takes care of you and me.
Instead of asking blessings that
We think we want or need,
We really need to listen more,
Our Father’s voice to heed.
How would it change our lives if we,
Instead of asking things,
Would use prayer to surrender and
Then see just what God brings?
I think I’ll try a different prayer,
Surrendering my heart,
And thank Him for the things I have.
Today is time to start.
“I thank You for my blessings and
I pray Thy will be done.
Please mold me to the image of
Your great and Precious Son.”
©2017 Denise McKenney
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