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Sep 17

Thanksgiving Produces Joy

Do you have fun being in love with your husband?

Do you enjoy time together?

Debi takes time to go through some fun she and her husband share ~ tickling, long walks, chasing through the house, etc.

I know for me and my husband, this is not our way of life. Yet, it makes me smile! Their life is full of joy! They are thankful for each other, for their marriage, and for what God has done in their marriage.

Thankfulness produces Joy. <—- Tweet

This is evident in Debi’s sharing of their personal fun times.

Make Love Fun! Be each other’s best friend, helper, playmate! Enjoy your time together! 

Debi says, “We have learned that all of life is fun and needs to be shared with our best friend, playmate, and lover. This, then, is the rule of life for wives: Live with thanksgiving, forgiveness, and joy, and enjoy all your moments as if they were your last. Someday, soon enough, they will be.”

 

How is your list of joy going? Continue on! 

Do you see it making a difference in how you see things and how you act? 

Allow God to transform you!

Let Him reveal and create thankfulness into joy in you! 

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Introduction       Once Upon A Time        Mr. Right?       God Hasn’t Changed His Mind        A Merry Heart        Change Your Game Plan       A Thankful Spirit

 

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  1. Elizabeth Ours

    I love this post! I tweeted your suggested tweet — because I wholeheartedly agree! Thanksgiving produces Joy! I haven’t been joyful so far this week — I’ve been weighed down with huge burdens. Yet, I realize I have not stopped to THANK GOD for them as I am commanded to do! Thanks for the reminder!
    Thanks also for linking up for Marriage Monday!
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    1. simplyhelpinghim

      Yes, it is so easy to get weighed down with the day to day things. Thanks for stoppin by! Blessings!

  2. Laura

    Isn’t this the truth? Thank you for this reminder to enjoy the journey with my favorite sojourner.

    1. simplyhelpinghim

      Yes! :) Thanksgiving changes so much about our lives! :) Blessings!

  3. renee

    I so enjoy coming here and visiting! My husband and I text each other–in code because the kids read our phones–so we get creative and often use song titles . . .

    Be blessed.
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    1. simplyhelpinghim

      That’s a great idea! :) Thanks for sharing ;) Blessings!

  4. Nikki at Bedazzles After Dark

    Love these ideas… I enjoy spending quality time with my husband outside whether it’s on a walk with our dog or playing at the beach! :) Found you via the Friday Aloha Blog Hop and hope you’ll visit my site :)
    xoxo,
    Nikki at http://www.bedazzlesafterdark.com
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    1. simplyhelpinghim

      Finding time together doing whatever comes your way! :) Thanks for stoppin by! Blessings!

  5. Kendra@ A Proverbs 31 Wife

    This is a good one! We do have fun together, the best fun is pranking each other :)
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    1. simplyhelpinghim

      Lol! That sounds like tons of fun! :)

  6. Kathleen

    My husband use to “play” more but now that we are grandparents we tend to play with the grandangels and relax with each other. I think the playing has changed over the years. At times we get very playful, but sitting side by side reading, taking road trips (and we’ve gotten into geo-caching lately) are things we enjoy to do together. The greatest compliment is when our kids tells us that want a marriage like ours – a happy one with the Lord at the helm… Enjoyed this :)
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    1. simplyhelpinghim

      Playing changes with the times ;) Just like with kiddos ;) Thanks for stoppin by girly! Blessings!

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