We give thanks for life

We give thanks for life: 

For fellowship and love; 

For the songs of birds 

and the beauty of flowers; 

For the memories of people and places 

long since gone; 

For hope, bursting new each morning with the sun, 

and peace coming with the close of day 

and the end of a journey. 

For all that gives meaning to existence 

we give thanks 

In freedom, hope, fellowship and love. 

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