Blessings Everywhere

12 Nov


Gifts of blessing are everywhere.

A long-drawn note of the cello, softly touched.
The beautiful dove, tiny and fragile, in the
palm of my hand.
A full moon through the mountain pines.
The face in the small gold frame on my bookshelf.

May I be alert enough to see blessings and wise
enough to cherish them.

May each blessing be an enchantment for my spirit,
received with humility, returned with gratitude.

May I never become a collector of blessings catalogued,
but an astonished recipient of unexpected grace.

Watch there.  Look here.  Close your eyes and listen.
Gifts of blessing are everywhere.

You are a gift of immeasurable worth,
the blessing of a kind and generous God.


2 Responses to “Blessings Everywhere”

  1. gz November 12, 2019 at 8:24 pm #

    YOU are one of my gifts.

  2. AZWriter November 13, 2019 at 7:35 pm #

    Thanks GZ. Peace.

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