Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself;
I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today.
I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet.
I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
~Groucho Marx

An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
~Henry David Thoreau

This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Psalm 118:24

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Sunday, May 22, 2022

Sunrise, Sunset, Hymn, and Verse

 Happy Sunday

A pretty start to the day.
A reflection of the sun on fog.
Picture taken last Monday from the lower cemetery.


The ending of a day.
Pink sky from my front porch.


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A hymn for Sunday

🎢 Our Great Savior 🎢

Jesus! what a Friend for sinners!
Jesus! Lover of my soul;
Friends may fail me, foes assail me,
He, my Savior, makes me whole.

Jesus! what a Strength in weakness!
Let me hide myself in Him;
Tempted, tried, and sometimes failing,
He, my strength, my vict'ry wins.

Jesus! what a Help in sorrow!
While the billows o'er me roll;
Even when my heart is breaking,
He, my Comfort, helps my soul.

Jesus! what a Guide and Keeper!
While the tempest still is high;
Storms about me, night o'er takes me.
He, my Pilot hears my cry.

Jesus! I do now receive Him,
More than all in Him I find;
He hath granted me forgiveness,
I am His, and He is mine.

Chorus

Hallelujah! what a Savior! Hallelujah! what a friend!
Saving, helping, keeping, loving,
He is with me to the end.

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 Isaiah 43:11
I, even I, am the LORD; and beside me there is no saviour.


A Blessed Sunday to all.
πŸ‘©πŸ»‍🦳 happyone ❤️

Comment Replies:
MsBB - I basically just had a chest cold which started with a headache. 

16 comments:

Tom said...

...a beautiful start and ending and I hope that you are feeling better in between.

Hootin' Anni said...

That pink sky is inspiring. A promise of a peaceful evening!!

Ann said...

I hope that day was as beautiful in the middle as it was in the beginning and in the end.

eileeninmd said...

Happy Sunday, beautiful sunrise and sunset captures.

Take care, enjoy your day!

Sandi said...

Wow!

Granny Marigold said...

We have so many cloudy days that seeing a colouful evening sky is rare. But last evening we also had pink sky and I would have liked to take a picture but unfortunately there were dozens of electrical wires in the way.

Ruth Hiebert said...

Beautiful words in this song. The sunrise and sunset pictures are lovely .

Ginny Hartzler said...

Beautiful beginning and end of the day. It really does inspire a hymn!

Lowcarb team member said...

The sunrise and sunset pictures are so lovely.

All the best Jan

William Kendall said...

Beautiful skies.

Beside a babbling brook... said...

Love the sunset!

A really nasty chest cold!!!!! -sigh-

With all the *DamnCovid*, people forget that there are still *old* bugs/etc., around. And you seem to have gotten one.

Ken still OK?

I have had awful things, and my husband didn't get them, so I'd not be surprised,if he is fine. Grateful that this happens!!!!!!

Gentle hugs,
😊 πŸ’› 😊 πŸ’› 😊

Mari said...

Beautiful photos and beautiful old hymn!

Lisa said...

Beautiful front porch view. Love the hymn.
Lisa

Deb said...

Beautiful pictures and such a wonderful message in both the hymn and the scripture verse. Have a good week, Karen.

Victor S E Moubarak said...

Thank you for the hymn and Bible quote.

God bless, Happyone.

R's Rue said...

Absolutely stunning.