Wednesday, October 27, 2010

A Mother’s Prayer

I found this prayer recently and thought it was worth sharing…
Dear Lord,
So far today I am doing pretty well.
I haven’t screamed at my kids or thrown anything in a burst of anger.  
I have not grumbled or gossiped or whined.
I haven’t been greedy or self-centered.
I have not yet charged anything to the credit card, and I haven’t pigged out on the chocolate cake in the refrigerator.
However,
in a few minutes I will be getting out of bed,
and I am going to need Your help to make it through the rest of the day.
Amen.
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AMEN!
Anyone care to join me in prayer today?
~mrs. dunbar

11 comments:

Cindy said...

That is a perfect prayer for me today!!!
No Kit Kats yet this morning!!:)
Enjoy the day

jen@odbt said...

Amen. These shots totally made my morning. :)

Lori said...

This is an awesome - and appropriate! - prayer, thanks for sharing! I'm going to include that in our MOPS newsletter because I know the other moms would love it. :) Have a great day!

Heidi said...

Love the prayer and love the pics with goggles! Do you have future Marlin swimmers on your hands :)? I keep hoping my kids will want to swim competitively like we did but no luck so far! Hope you are doing well.

Becca @ Our Crazy Boys said...

That might have to go on my nightstand.. :)

The Salinas Family said...

I DO!!!

spatzfamily said...

Ohhh I love the prayer. I think I may need to post that on mine. Your pictures are precious. Silly boys!!

julie said...

ha! love it! glad to see that your cutie is doing much better!

Mrs. C... said...

I am praying for sure, for I fell WAY short today. Let's just say the words "This is the consequences for your choices" came out of my mouth a few times since today. My kids do goggles in the bath too, how funny!

Traci said...

That is the perfect prayer! Love it :)

Heather at Blessed Little Nest said...

not sure what i like more. the prayer or the pics. love the goggles!!