Birthday Prayer

O God, I thank you for giving me another year of life. I thank you for all the people who have remembered me today, and...
O God, I thank you for giving me another year of life. I thank you for all the people who have remembered me today, and who have sent me cards, letters, good wishes, and presents. I thank you for everything which I have been enabled by you to do and to be in the past year.   I thank you for all the experiences of the past year; for the times of success which will always be happy memories; for the times of failure which will remind me of my weakness and of my need of you; for the times...