Blessed

January 31, 2011 § 3 Comments

There is a reason behind the blessing I give you each night.

I want to leave a deep and lasting impression upon your heart so that in times of disbelief, you will return to what you have always known to be true.

Blessings on you. Peace, peace, peace.  You are beautiful.  You are good.  You are loved.  You are a miracle.

May the words that have become like the air you breathe, be brought forth as a light to guide your way.

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§ 3 Responses to Blessed

  • tonia says:

    oh yes. we read a blessing from Shane Claiborne’s Common Prayer each morning:

    “May the peace of the Lord Christ go with you : wherever he may send you;
    may he guide you through the wilderness : protect you through the storm;
    may he bring you home rejoicing : at the wonders he has shown you;
    may he bring you home rejoicing : once again into our doors.”

    But I love these sweet affirmations…so important for children to know right from the start.

    love you dear girl.

    You are beautiful. You are good. You are loved.

    • Betsy says:

      Tonia, Thanks for visiting! I am usually the one giving the blessing, not receiving them. What an encouragement to receive your blessing. Thank you.

  • […] been thinking about telling you a little more about the blessing I give you each night.  Why I chose the words, where they come from, what they […]

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