17 Days — Count your Blessings

Another re-post from my former blog, but as true today as in 2005.

“If you’re worried and you can’t sleep
Just count your blessings instead of sheep
And you’ll fall asleep
Counting your blessings.”

You may recognize those words written by Irving Berlin and sung by Bing Crosby in the 1954 Christmas classic “White Christmas.” Not bad advice, actually. And I challenge each one of us to spend some time this holiday season really considering our blessings. And then thank the One who provided them!

“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights…”