*Salvation through faith in Jesus. I am so thankful for the debt He paid for me on the cross.
*My husband and children. They bring me joy and laughter everyday.
*My family of origin. I love and miss them very much.
*Living in Africa. There is never a dull moment.
*The privilege of learning another language. Portuguese eats my lunch everyday but I'm thankful for the opportunity to learn it.
*God's call on my life to work in another culture.
*My wonderful friends who love and support me no matter what.
*An air conditioned bedroom (temps have been in the 100's lately)
*Facebook (I keep finding old friends and it's so fun!)
*Two legs that take me where I want to go.
*My washing machine
*The ability to read