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Moments Of The Day

Updated on July 9, 2011
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Every day that we wake up, we have a lot to be thankful for. The gift of a new day before us to enjoy. Moments to take hold of and savor. We should be mindful to take time during these moments ~ morning, noon and night to:

  • In the morning, think about and reflect upon the gift we have been given of the new day that is before us. Make a promise to yourself that you will make life better not only for yourself, but for others as well.
  • At noontime, offer up a prayer to God asking for strength to those who are struggling at that very moment, even if it is you. Also, for God's love and protection.
  • At nighttime, thank God before you go to sleep for all of the blessings you have in life. Your blessings will always outweigh all of life's challenges.

Make two different lists. The first one is all of the challenge's life is presenting to you. The second one is all of the blessings you have. Compare the two lists and you will see all that you have to be thankful for.

Take a moment of the day. You will be glad you did!

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      Field-Of-Flowers 5 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi Hyphenbird thank you for your great comments! I love the picture too. To be there in person would be breathtaking! My blessings from God are too many to list as well. He's been so good to me providing everything I need. I'm so glad you enjoy reading this and you are welcome! Happy to do it!

      Have a great day and God bless! :-)

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      Brenda Barnes 5 years ago from America-Broken But Still Beautiful

      What a gorgeous picture! My blessings are too many too list, but I try when I praise God for them. Thank you for a great devotional.

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi Pamela99 thank you for your kind words. I agree, this is a perfect way to live life. Have a great day! :-)

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      Pamela Oglesby 6 years ago from United States

      This is a perfect way to live your life. Good hub.

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi heart4theword! Thank you for your wonderful comment. I appreciate you stopping by! I thank God for each day that He has given for me to enjoy. At night, I thank Him again as I lay down to sleep for bringing me through that day. I'm glad you enjoy it and you are very welcome! Have a great day! :-)

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi Jokylu! Thank you for commenting and your kind words, much appreciated! I remember singing that as a child. A great song indeed to remind us of the many blessings we have in life to be thankful for. Have a great day! :-)

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      heart4theword 6 years ago from hub

      Yes, in the morning and the evening...the beginning and end of the day, great ways to be prayfully thankful! Short, yet sweet words to live by:) Thanks for sharing!

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      Jokylu 6 years ago from Waratah North, Victoria.

      Thankyou Field of Flowers, and what a beautiful message. It reminds me of the childrens chorus we used to sing: Count your blessings name them one by one, count your blessings see what God has done, Count your blessings, name them one by one and it will surprise you what the Lord has done.

      Bless you and keep writing

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi FaithDream! Thanks for commenting and your input. I too love my mornings with coffee and prayer. It's a great way to start the day out. May all who read it be reminded to savor the moments of the day. You're so welcome! God bless you too! :-)

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi FaithDream! Thanks for commenting and your input. I too love my mornings with coffee and prayer. It's a great way to start the day out. May all who read it be reminded to savor the moments of the day. You're so welcome! God bless you too! :-)

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      FaithDream 6 years ago from (Midwest) USA

      Love the mornings with my cup of coffee, and prayer. Your article is a great reminder to savor those moments. Thanks! Blessings to you.

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi bluejay900! Thank you for your kind words they mean a lot! I'm touched. May God bless you and have a great day! :-)

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi richtwf! Thank you for commenting. It's my joy to share my thoughts with others. So glad you like it! May God bless you too and have a great day! :-)

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      Jessie 6 years ago

      This is so sweet! Amazing work!

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      richtwf 6 years ago

      Great food for thought. A simple and wonderful hub and thanks for sharing these thoughts.

      God bless.

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi sassyk73! Thank you for your kind words. You are very welcome and may God bless you too! :-)

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      ladyjojo 6 years ago

      thanks sweedie ;) you are welcome

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      Karen A. Harris 6 years ago from Milwaukee, WI

      What a beautiful hub. Thank you for sharing. God bless you :)

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      Field-Of-Flowers 6 years ago from Midwest, USA

      Hi ladyjojo! Thank you for commenting it's appreciated! Yes, we all need to take a little time and realize all the blessings we really do have in life. I'm glad you love the picture, I do as well. The beauty God made for us to enjoy, and another day in which to do it.

      You're welcome & God bless you too!! :-)

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      ladyjojo 6 years ago

      You are so right my dear. Take a little time in the morning take a little time in the evening . I needs to get offline soon and go read His word ;) and pray.

      I love the picture in the hub a beautiful handy work of my GOD

      Thanks for sharing

      God bless You