My 3 boys and I

November 29, 2007

Thanking God

Filed under: faith,Home and Family,National Blog Posting Month,Thanks Giving — by my3boysandi @ 6:12 am

Im singing Praises to God this morning

To God Be The Glory

To God be the glory, great things He has done;
So loved He the world that He gave us His Son,
Who yielded His life an atonement for sin,
And opened the life gate that all may go in.


Praise the Lord, praise the Lord,
Let the earth hear His voice!
Praise the Lord, praise the Lord,
Let the people rejoice!
O come to the Father, through Jesus the Son,
And give Him the glory, great things He has done.

O perfect redemption, the purchase of blood,
To every believer the promise of God;
The vilest offender who truly believes,
That moment from Jesus a pardon receives.


Great things He has taught us, great things He has done,
And great our rejoicing through Jesus the Son;
But purer, and higher, and greater will be
Our wonder, our transport, when Jesus we see.


For almost 3 weeks I have scrimping and saving.  Eating soup for lunch, sometimes baked beans for dinner.  Buying 1/2 the groceys I usually buy and cutting costs where I could.  It hasnt been easy.  Ive been praying to God to please provide us with enough $$ to get us into the new house.  This morning I checked my bank and He has provided.  We’ve done it.  God and I 🙂 and not only has he allowed this to happen he has in fact been a little over generous.

Thank you so much Lord.  Theres been times in my life where I really wondered whether you could provide.  Know I now like most things you expect us to help you but YOU do provide 🙂



  1. Aw Jen, that is truly amazing! I am just so thrilled to hear this!!! He is awesome, isn’t he just?

    Comment by Gen — November 29, 2007 @ 7:00 am |Reply

  2. Oh Jen!! Praise God!! That is such wonderful news!

    Comment by Leticia — November 29, 2007 @ 7:16 am |Reply

  3. Yay!! He always provides, doesn’t He? :o)

    The hymn is one of my favorites and we sing it quite often at my church.

    Comment by Diane J. — November 29, 2007 @ 8:57 am |Reply

  4. Thats wonderful Jen!

    Comment by lovestitches — November 29, 2007 @ 3:02 pm |Reply

  5. What a blessing! Yes, I have seen God provide, too, and it is always so incredible to watch.

    Congrats on the new place. I hope you love it. 🙂

    I love that hymn, BTW. I really love the arrangement I made of it – the one on the CD. 🙂

    Comment by Revka — November 29, 2007 @ 5:00 pm |Reply

  6. Congratulations and praising God with you. I remember seeing a post about you moving, but didnt connect it with the count down….or maybe its just my pregnant brain! LOL! Praying all goes well for you!

    Comment by Kay in PA — November 30, 2007 @ 5:38 am |Reply

  7. He sure is!!! Gen

    thanks Leti, LS, Revka and Kay

    so do we Diane

    Comment by my3boysandi — November 30, 2007 @ 6:20 am |Reply

  8. God is so awesome.

    Comment by Denise — December 1, 2007 @ 7:18 am |Reply

  9. God is good ALL the time. All we have to do is to place our trust in Him. You and your family are blessed! 😀

    Comment by Alice Teh — December 1, 2007 @ 3:24 pm |Reply

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