Thankful Thursday


"If the Lord had not been on our side when men attacked us, then they would have swallowed us alive." Psalm 124:2-3, HCSB

I am thankful for the Lords faithfulness to me. Oh, How undeserving I am of it. Being a christian almost since I was a pre-teen. Have grown up in the church. Every time the doors were open I was their. Almost like a church rat. Yet, I ran away from God in search of something I didn't know. Looking back over the years I can see how God saved me from myself. From the wrong choices I have made, the people who I thought were the best thing for me, my attitude towards life and my attitude towards myself.

Thank you Lord for:

Staying with me even when I wasn't with you.

Placing Godly people in my life to help disciple me.

The blessing of my family.

Helping me to become an encourager to other who are where I have been.

Daily growing in HIM,

Trina

**This is my first time to join Thankful Thursday, thank you for letting me share my heart.**

17 comments:

Denise said...

Bless you, and welcome to thankful thursday. I am very happy that you joined us. I really enjoyed your thankful list.

Robyn said...

Hey Trina. Glad to see you over here today! Now we can not only meander together, we can be thankful together, too. I think you'll love this meme. It has become one of my favorites.

I can relate to your list. Even though I didn't grow up in church, I can look back and see God's hand on me that led me there. There were so moments where I was pretty rebellious but He was so faithful to lead me where I am today.

Have a great day friend!!

Speaking from the Heart said...

Welcome to Thankful Thursday. We're virtually neighbors. I get to vist you almost everyday of the week: Meandering Monday, Wordless Wednesday, Thankful Thursday, and Show `n`Tell Friday.

Thank you for sharing your testimony.

Cheryl said...

Welcome to Thankful Thursday. Loved your thankful post. I to am thankful for the Lord's faithfulness to me. "If the Lord had not been on our side when men attacked us, then they would have swallowed us alive"! Isn't that so true! In my everyday life if the Lord had not been with me I would have been "swallowed alive". Thanks for sharing with us today. God Bless!

Susan said...

Happy Thankful Thursday Trina!

So blessed you decided to join in today. I'm sure you'll continue with this.

It's my favorite day of the week to blog!

Blessings to you.

Patty said...

Thank you for posting this great TT list! Yes, I am glad that God brings us back when we have strayed! What a loving and faithful God we serve!
Blessings,
Patty

genny said...

Thanks for joining here and for sharing your list of TT. Take care.

ellen b. said...

Amen. How wonderful that God has brought you back to Him and given you the sensitivity to others who are far from Him. May He fill you with love and encouragement for all His little lambs.

Toknowhim said...

Thanks for stopping by today and leaving an encouraging word... I can relate so much on your post today... I kind of followed the same path...
Blessings and stop by anytime. Come back tomorrow to participate in my "Know & Tell" meme if you would like to. Blessings..

livin' with me said...

What a wonderful thankful list. I'm so glad you have joined TT!

Angela said...

Hi! Awesome post!!! :-)

Just wanted you to know that I was "tagged" and I wanted to "tag" you, too!!!

If you'd like to play along, please visit my blog and follow the rules.

Hope you're having a great day!!! :-)

Mary said...

Amen! God is so faithful! We were just talking last night about how God has saved us from ourselves! Welcome to Thankful Thursday. And thanks for sharing. Blessings on your day.

Lynn said...

Hi Trina and welcome to TT. So glad you joined in to honor our King. Your list is wonderful and I can completely relate to you.

Be Blessed, Love and hugs, Lynn

ThankfulMommy said...

Thanks for coming by my page. Come back soon! I'm also thankful for God's loving mercy and delivering me from a sinful past.

Speaking from the Heart said...

I was touched by your comment.

Thank you for being my Sister in Christ.

eph2810 said...

Amen to that, Trina - I have been there myself. But when I was deep, deep in the pit - there was only One who extended His hand toward me.

Thank you so much for sharing your thankful heart with us this week.

Be blessed today and always.

poor man's nicole richie said...

very touching thankfulness.
thanks for reminding.

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