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Thank You
by Jeanette Cooper

Wednesday, May 09, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Among the many poems I wrote when I taught school, this was one I liked the most.

THANK YOU

Today I thank you, Lord
For all the joys you bring;
For the children at my school,
For the songs they sing.

For help and guidance in my work
That comes from up above;
For all the young smiling faces
That fill my heart with love.

I thank you, Lord, for every day,
For the paths that I walk down;
For the many lives that I touch
Of the children all around.

I thank you for the goodness
And for your kindly grace;
For the miracles of your love
That puts smiles upon my face.

Bless all teachers great or weak,
And help those who fall short of being strong.
Teach them your loving kindly ways
So they will do no wrong

TO LITTLE CHILDREN.

© 1993 Jeanette Cooper
 
 

 

 

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Reviewed by Leann Marshall 3/10/2008
If there is a convention for teachers, this would be a wonderful beginning prayer. Thanks for sharing this, Jeanette.
Leann
Reviewed by Sheila Roy 11/18/2007
If not for children, innocence would not be so abundant in the world. Smooth flow to this piece. -Sheila
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 11/15/2007
well done
Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G 10/26/2007
Ahhh, I join you in PRAYER Jeanette, Praying that our TEACHERS are KEPT Strong! Full of Wisdom and Happiness upon many faces!
Being a SChool Bus Driver, 9 rtes a day EVERYDAY! H.S. Middle and Elemant. I know the feelings well, we cannot give up, just keep up the Inner heart fight! and Always Believe that the Lord will make things right!
STay Positive.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 10/24/2007
A sweet write, Jeanette. I taught school for a lot of years and I do miss the students now that I am no longer teaching. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Theresa Koch 10/22/2007
This is lovely~`*
Reviewed by J M 6/15/2007
Inspiring work for small and older children . Giving thanks is how we open the gates for more blessings to declare. beautiful work
Reviewed by alejapoet@aol.com Bennett 5/18/2007
THANKS FOR THIS FOR SO MUCH IS GOING ON THIS WORLD.
Reviewed by John Turner 5/10/2007
jeanette, Loved this one. John Turner
Reviewed by Joyce Bowling 5/10/2007
A wonderful write one that I can relate to...beautiful my friend!
Blessings,
Joyce Bowling
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 5/9/2007
Very sweet and spiritual. Enjoyed reading this.

Be safe,
Karen
Reviewed by jude forese 5/9/2007
a beautiful prayer for students and teachers ... teachers must set an example to adequately influence their students ...
Reviewed by Phillip William Allen 5/9/2007
Dedication pours from these lines, along with appreciation to the one above.
Reviewed by Barbara Smith 5/9/2007
Jeanette, another beautiful poem sharing your sentiments of love for the children you have taught. You share an important part of yourself in this poem...I know your students loved you a lot.
Reviewed by Laura Mayer 5/9/2007
Beautiful sentiments of love and devotion you have for children Jeannette! This was written from your heart.
Hugs, Laura
Reviewed by Richard Orey 5/9/2007
Absolutely beautiful, Jeanette.

I'm almost sorry you retired for there's no doubt in my mind whatsoever that you were a fabulous teacher whose only focus was the betterment of your children.

And now this great poem from the heart of one who has been there and who leads the way for others who follow.

Bless you, Jeanette. Your contribution is immeasurable.

Richard
Reviewed by George Carroll 5/9/2007
This should be on a Hallmark card it is perfect in meter and rhyme and most of all in substance.
Reviewed by Linda Hill 5/9/2007
Jeanette,
I have always admired teachers. You mold their young minds and your teachings last them all their lives. Excellent poetry, Jeanette.
Your students are fortunate to have you.

Many blessings,
~Linda



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