Day 17: 30 Days of Giving Thanks

Day 17: Today, I am giving thanks for my local MOPS group.

30 Days of Giving ThanksFor those that don’t know, MOPS stands for Mothers of Preschoolers. It’s for pregnant moms to be and moms with children ages 0 – kindergarten.

When we moved down here, my pediatrician invited me to our local MOPS group. I shrugged it off time and time again. I was too busy – after all, I had 4 kids, and we had just moved to this crazy little town from a much larger city. I was certain I would never have anything in common with any of these people, and I would just be out of place.

After numerous invites from the pediatrician, I finally gave it. And I am SO thankful that I did! What an AWESOME group of moms! I have made more friends than I can count, and every month, I look forward to one night off from mommyhood. I get a hot meal AND a night of fun with a room full of moms going through the same things I am. I have heard amazing Bible lessons, health tips, been able to serve people in my community, and so much more.

I am so very thankful for my local MOPS groups and all the mommies that are a part of it. Thanks, ladies, for making the 3rd Thursday of every month my favorite night of the month!

What are you thankful for today?

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