Thursday, September 29, 2011

Forever Yours

As I rise to face the challenges of this day, O Lord;

My heart is filled with joy, for I am aware of your constant presence within me,

Always gentle, always leading onward.

You want so much for me; you have so much to teach me.

And I am like an eager student; I want so much to learn your ways,

To follow the course you have prepared for me.

Please accept all my thoughts, words and deeds this day, as a small sign of my love for you. May I have the wisdom to see your hand at work in and through all circumstances, transforming my perspective. And in all my trials, may I rejoice with a trusting heart knowing that you are by my side.

 

7 comments:

  1. DG,
    This is so beautiful. I will join you in this prayer. "To follow the course you have prepared for me." This line reminded me of what I read of the angels for today's feast and how they guide us along that way that has been prepared for us.
    Thank you for sharing this beautiful reflection.
    God bless.

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  2. Hi DG, that is a beautiful prayer. Did you write it? It's a good reminder that God has a course planned for me and I need to stay focused on that instead of steering my own course.

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  3. Thank you Karinann,

    It's not always easy to follow the course prepared, but with the good Lord's grace and our yes, we can do it!

    I loved your reflection on the angels today...beautiful!

    Noreen, I am glad you liked it. Yes, I did write it.

    God bless!

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  4. That is a beautiful picture of Our Lady and a beautiful prayer.

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  5. This is a beautiful Morning Offering. Thank you!

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