Bless

Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.

~ W.T. Purkiser
(American scholar, author, and preacher, 1910-1992)

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The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.

~ Henry Ward Beecher
(American clergyman and social reformer, 1813-1887)

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Prayer

May the sun bring you new energy by day,
may the moon softly restore you by night,
may the rain wash away your worries,
may the breeze blow new strength into your being,
may you walk gently through the world
and know it’s beauty all the days of your life.

~ Apache Blessing

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Action

Bless is a verb whose action springs from gratitude. Sometimes gratitude for the smallest things are easily overlooked and yet they present us with the most significant gifts. How can you bless someone from the well of your own gratitude today?

You might consider writing in a journal or sharing what you experienced.