The priest at Mass this morning said that our souls are called to gratitude the way a sun coaxes a seed to burst forth from its shell. Whatever my other failings (and there are many), my heart brims with gratitude.
For God’s creation:
For babies, children, elderly… life at all its stages:
For the bounty, especially the bacon stuffing being prepared by my awesome sister-in-law as I type.
Click on over to Clan Donaldson for more Theme Thursday!
P.S. During your break between dinner and dessert, check out my new Advent article at Catholic Exchange, The Advent of a Mother’s Heart. Then you won’t be sad about the end of Thanksgiving because Advent is almost heeeeeeeeeere!
P.P.S. Catholic/Christian Bloggers: come back tomorrow for the 3 Reasons I Love Advent link-up.