Tag Archives: gratitude

Gratitudinal

I’m grateful for having slept last night.  I’m grateful that the things that had to get done today at work went quite well, really. I’m grateful that I’m working with people who are really interesting to talk to. And it was … Continue reading

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Practising Gratitude

I saw this video earlier today: And now I read this as today’s verse on biblegateway.com: “speaking to one another with psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit. Sing and make music from your heart to the Lord, always giving … Continue reading

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Pride

I’ll be going to my first gay pride tomorrow. I’ll get there on my own, and I hope I’ll meet friends there. I just watched a video of the parade two years ago: It made me cry. That doesn’t happen … Continue reading

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Fear and Wonder

I’m having a bit of a tough day today; spending time thinking about very personal and rather painful things with my counsellor, and wondering how I will digest it all. One thing I can do is give thanks for all … Continue reading

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What’s Wonderful?

Someone just posted on one of the many social networking sites, “Always believe that something wonderful is about to happen”. That doesn’t even give me the hint of a smile. Since when would believing that change a thing? I have … Continue reading

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My God is Abundant

  my God is abundant/ luxurious/ giving/ no scarcity ever in her eyes   my God is generous with laughter and mercy/ space and conversation/ she recognises me   my God is wondrous/ gracious/ glorious/ I have all/ I have … Continue reading

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You May Say I’m A Dreamer (But I’m Not the Only One)

I went to a poetry reading today, on the theme of “The Romantics and Dreams”, and I left inspired, and happy. I had realised something of great significance to me: I’m not the only dreamer. (John Lennon would be pleased … Continue reading

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