Thursday, August 13, 2009


I Peter 1:13

Therefore, prepare your minds for action; be self controlled; set your HOPE fully on the grace to be given you when Jesus Christ is revealed.

Iris' theme for Thankful Thursday this week is Hope.

Today, I am thankful for the Hope I have

1. that God is equipping me to teach and care for the students that

are being entrusted to me this year.

2. that my children are preparing their minds for action and being self


3. that my husband and I are going to "grow old together".

4. in the future generations of my family.

5. in the promise that I will see Jesus and spend eternity in heaven with Him.

Please go over to and for more Thankful Thursday and to join in.


  1. Such beautiful hope, bless you.

  2. Love number 5 and number 3! A great list Sandy! Hope the preparations are going well for school.

    Collette xxx

  3. Great things to have hope in! Love you picture's on the sidebar, too.

    Sonya Lee

  4. Hi Sandy, I really like the bible verse. I've decided to use it for my Siesta Memory Verse today.