Saturday, April 12, 2014

"Thankful April" project

List #2

As I mentioned on April 1st, I am trying to be thankful this month. It's really pretty cool! You can join me if you want. Here's the info about the "Thankful April" project and here's list #1. This is my list for April 6th-12th.

6) Thank you, God, for:
  • Jesus dying for me
  • playing with my family
  • reading a GREAT book with awesome plot twists 
  • a devotional by Nancy Rue
  • reading the book of Daniel (with study notes)
  • a guest pastor at church

7) Thank you, God, for:
  • writing more than 1000 words
  • connecting with other writers 
  • a friend at school 
  • some farely quiet time at home
  • a cake made by my younger brother 
  • writing a letter to my grandparents 
  • getting homework done early

8) Thank you, God, for:
  • doing a bunch of math problems
  • peaking from time to time at a kids' movie during the time I planned to do other stuff
  • being almost done reading a great book
  • learning about the World War II in history
  • m&ms
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 
  • reciting a short poem in class 
  • talking about Christian YA books a bit on Facebook 

9) Thank you, God, for:
  • listening to Christian music
  • cross-stitching a bit 
  • getting better (?) at volleyball 
  • writing some in the morning 
  • making plans for a new closet 
  • contacts 
  • gathering with the family for dinner 
  • finally finishing the dishes
  • learning that a friend won a pretty big giveaway 

10) Thank you, God, for:
  • laughing with a friend 
  • practicing some for the ACT 
  • watching a pretty interesting movie
  • learning that I won't have a test in language tomorrow 
  • looking at some homeschooling books and stuff on the internet 
  • a sick brother maybe feeling a bit better
  • parents' safe return home from work
  • reading an interesting poem in literature 
  • Easter coming up
  • WANTING to play volleyball

11) Thank you, God, for:
  • doing some pretty hard math problems with my tutor 
  • getting ready for a big test 
  • doing biology homework early 
  • eating a cake with family
  • reading Wordsmith (a book on writing)
  • getting an e-mail from a far-away friend
  • a thought that friend said that made me think a bit
  • reading a post on GoTeenWriters (a great blog)
  • putting both contacts on without mom's help 
  • a trip to a nearby town
  • Dad and Mom getting bikes from the repair shop


12) Thank you, God, for:
  • much needed (though sometimes not much wanted) tutoring in math 
  • ice skating for a bit more than an hour
  • ice cream after ice skating 
  • making a friend
  • being tired and then getting refreshed 
  • a practice test for the big test we have
  • finishing that practice test!
  • drawing 
  • messing up a few times in volleyball, but also getting it right sometimes 
  • seeing a teacher from school with her soon-to-be husband 
  • Dad quizzing us a little at the dinner table
  • burritos for dinner

What have you been thankful for? Share in the comments or post a link to you blog (if you have one, of course). I'd love to hear from you.




2 comments:

  1. im thankful for the fact my party neighbors did not party till midnight last nite and ended their bonfire at 11:00 p.m. instead of 12:00 am. Our niehbors love to party, and one of them is a DJ so he owns this gig hat he uses at parties they even have a disco ball!!!! they love to raise cain

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