A Mama's Early Morning Prayer


My arm feels like it weighs a ton as I fumble for the snooze button.  It can’t be morning already – can it?  It feels like my head hit the pillow only moments before.

I try to pry my eyes open to see what time it is.   Oh good grief!  My pillow and I found each other only a few hours before.

“How am I ever going to make it, Lord?”  I whine in my thoughts.  “I stayed up late doing the many things a mommy does.  I cleaned the kitchen, folded the laundry so everyone would have underclothes to put on the next morning, planned out home school lesson plans, tweaked our schedule a bit, checked my email, popped on face book real quick, and then fell into bed.”

“What could you have done differently today?”  I heard the Lord softly reply.

“Well, I could have....

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Brenda S said...

I get a 404 Error when I click the link.

Niki French said...

Thank you so much, Brenda, for letting me know. I wasn't aware it wasn't working. I have it fixed now. Sorry for any inconvenience this caused. Glad you stopped by today and hope you will try to read the complete article again!

Ashley Ditto said...

Bless you, loved this!