WHO WILL INCLUDE ME IN THEIR THANKS?

WHO WILL INCLUDE ME IN THEIR THANKS? First, allow me to say Happy Thanksgiving to all my fellow Americans and anyone in this world can give thanks any day, so feel free to use this day as a way to feel gratitude for the good things in our lives. This morning, when I was praying and giving thanks for so many blessings in our lives, a thought ran through my mind. “Who will include my name when they are going over their list of what and who they are thankful in their lives?” Of course, this message rang through as a topic on my blog for us to ponder.

I am including a poem I recently wrote and it reflects a little on what impact our lives make and the most important reason for us to be thankful when we realize we have a Higher Power to guide us and protect us. Here it is:

Maybe I am in a deep probing mode, but it seems important we concentrate on what impact and how much good we can do for others to fill voids, add love, give charity, and feel compassion. One of the biggest goals we could set for ourselves is to give until others feel our love. Let us concentrate of being someone who, on a day like today or any other day, they say, “I am thankful for you.”

I found excellent points from an article and wanted to share with you. You can view the entire article by clicking on the link provided:

  1. Focus on your own growth.
    You have to be committed to on your own personal development. Ask yourself truthfully if you are really committed to your own personal growth. If you are, keep at at and develop yourself every day. If you are not, you should start committing yourself to your own growth. Read, learn, get trained, take risks… do things that helps you grow in wisdom, knowledge, understanding, relationship with people, the result you command etc
  2. Offer More Value
    There is no way people will know you as a person of value if you are not offering more value. You can’t say you are a medical doctor but you have never assisted anyone medically. Start offering the little value you have. By that, you grow more and in value. The more value you offer, the more you become a person of value. Offer more value daily.
  3. Sharpen Your Skills
    Do you have skills? If you say you don’t then you need to check yourself. There is no human being without a skill. You need to discover your skill. After which you need to sharpen that skill. The only way to sharpen that skill is to put it into practice, Put in into practice by using it as a point of value to other people. Skills are valuable.
  4. Work Harder on Yourself
    Always strive to be better than you were yesterday. You need to go to work on yourself. If you change, everything will change for you. You may change companies, you might change tactics, strategies or mentors but YOU are always the constant, and you will still be there. Strive to become a better person, and instead of comparing yourself with others, differentiate. The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday.
  5. Value your Time
    There is nothing more valuable than time invested wisely and intentionally. You can sow your time and get anything you want. You can sow your time and increase your circle of influence, make more money, or increase your health. Never waste this precious gift. Learn to see the value of time, because with time, anything can be accomplished.

Originally posted on The Book of Solutions as How to Become a Person of Value
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May your blessings be many and your ability to bless others with your gifts and/or talents is my prayer for Thanksgiving! Wishing each and every day an opportunity for us to share our blessings with others……….HAPPY THANKSGIVING from Arline L Miller, author and blogger.

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4 thoughts on “WHO WILL INCLUDE ME IN THEIR THANKS?”

  1. I am thankful for you! I am going to do better at being more in the present as I feel like I’m getting stronger each day! I’m thankful to God for my life and how He has always been with me through out all adversities. Thank you for your wonderful blog and how it reaches and teaches others.. I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving! Love always. ❤️

    1. Betty, you made my day with your kindness but that’s you being yourself. So many times you say an encouraging message and my heart is thankful. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving and believe it or not, I am not cooking this year. So color me Happy and Thankful! Love to you and yours!

  2. I always enjoy your uplifting posts and blog! You have a gift for expressing your feelings in words! I think as we get older we become a lot wiser. We realize the importance of our time. We want to spend more time with family and friends. We want to be a better person than we use to be. I’m thankful for friends like you. I hope you and yours have a blessed Thanksgiving! Love you my friend! ❤️

    1. This means so much to me as I consider you a blessing in my life. I love your sweet spirit and loving soul. Yes, we all want to be better and with God in our hearts, we will reach a higher level. Happy Thanksgiving and know when I give thanks for the good things in our lives, you will be on that list. Love you dear friend.

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