"For all Your goodness I will keep on singing
Ten thousand reasons for my heart to find."
If I can find just ten reasons to Bless the Lord each day I will have ten thousand in less than three years.
2271. Tea and coffee are good, but worshipping God is better.
2272. A place to do both.
2273. Getting to grips with new technology.
2274. Summer rain.
2276. Babies growing friendships.
2277. Visits from old friends.
2278. A child's desire to help.
2279. Fast drying floors.
2281. White fluffy clouds.
2282. Mutual silliness.
2283. Introducing "The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe" to a fascinated 11 year old.
2284. A family day.
2285. Cats on fences and in boxes and under blankets.
2286. Singing. With and without words.
2288. Green grass and mud.
2289. Wellies and waterproofs.
2290. 7 days until New Wine.
2241. The end of term.
2242. Friends to celebrate with.
2244. Big fat raindrops.
2246. Cream teas.
2247. Our God is all He says He is.
2248. Friends home again.
2249. Comfy pillows.
2250. Broken chains.
2223. So many friends.
2225. Watching tLP starting to self propel again.
2226. A washing machine with a quiet spin.
2227. Sprinklers on dry rosemary and oregano.
2228. Cabbage white butterflies.
2229. Cabbage white caterpillars on my broccoli.
2230. Children chewing cherries in the sun.
2231. Back up medical devices.
2232. An easily locate-able trip switch.
2233. A cooker which didn't feel the need to reset its clock when the trip switch went.
2234. Cats finding cool spots.
2235. Self-resolving seizures.
2236. Cooler days.
2237. Small gifts.
2238. Hospitality in the midst of chaos.
2239. The perfect cup of tea.
2240. The power of prayer.
2203. Soft fresh bread
2204. Just-not-melted butter.
2205. Two minutes alone in the garden to breathe.
2206. A network of friends.
2207. Bones knitting together.
2209. Calm advocacy.
2210. Wise advice.
2211. Shared stories.
2213. Amazing persistence.
2214. Small kindnesses.
2215. A small girl's school report.
2216. A larger girl still breathing.
2218. Cups of tea.
2219. Breeze through my open window.
2220. Foreign language students enjoying lazy evenings.
2221. God the master weaver of this knotted life we live.
2161. Raspberries and jasmine, intertwined.
2162. Cotton lavender.
2163. No hosepipe ban.
2164. Abundant honeysuckle.
2165. Friends unhurt in a car crash.
2166. A child safely through surgery.
2167. New Wine tickets received.
2168. A hundred different sillinesses.
2169. The grace of cats.
2170. Gentle warmth.
2151. New bed linen.
2152. Cool evenings.
2153. A sleeping household.
2154. Respite nurses.
2155. Clean floors.
2157. Sweet peas.
2158. Nuns having fun in the sun.
2159. Loving carers.
2160. A love that keeps on giving.
2141. Inclusive music making.
2142. Honeysuckle and barbecue wafting gently.
2143. A school which emails information letters when a child is off sick.
2144. Warm evenings orienteering with the Guides.
2145. Watching younger girls realising they are in fact the older, responsible ones.
2146. Seeing the delight on a girl's face when a compass suddenly makes sense.
2147. A cat demanding a super soppy snuggle.
2148. Helpful receptionists.
2149. The power of prayer.
2150. Out of control childhood giggles.
2131. Sun-warmed raspberries, fresh from the garden.
2132. Well-soaked grass.
2134. Music drifting over garden walls.
2135. Slow sunsets.
2136. Quiet fans.
2137. An evening with four settled children.
2138. Houseguests who enjoy dipping into our lives.
2139. Cuddles with snuggly pyjama'd small children.
2140. Accidental prawn curries.