A Child’s Chalice Lighting of Gratitude for the Earth

Teacher with young children making chalices.

What if when
I light the chalice,
you hear an invitation
to welcome gratitude
for the earth?

This week, as I got ready to light the chalice,
my family talked about blessings
from this planet.

Here is my list:
[list 3-7 things]

And now, with this flame of hope
shedding light in your heart:
what is your list?