Tuesday, January 31, 2012
#91 Lucy's meticulous coloring and Ella's expression of Love....
#92 Jack lost in Imagination and Lucy proud of her work....
#93 My purpose and passion on the fridge...
Monday, January 30, 2012
#85 Chimes and Hymns
#86 Ella's way of showing love
#87 From my seat in my church
“I am the light of the world.
Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness,
but will have the light of life.”
Saturday, January 28, 2012
First of all, Happy Birthday to my father-in-Love, Wayne.....
#82 Creativity (a gift from Gale...a line-less journal with her Scribbleprint design on the cover)
#83 Insight (perspectives from Karen...lessons learned from staring at trees)
#84 Beauty (a 'just because' from Jenn...because she can)
Friday, January 27, 2012
#79 My own life...born the year after Roe v. Wade, my parents could have decided two kids was enough....
(Photo credit: Sara Edwards)
#80 My marriage....he could have decided it wasn't worth the trouble...
#81 My babies....all kinds of things could have happened, but didn't....
Thursday, January 26, 2012
#76 Love notes, coloring & reading---all on their own.
#77 Love from Papa
#78 A quiet house and a clean kitchen (Love from my husband)
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
#73 Four of C.S. Lewis' books borrowed from my Sister-in-Love, Anna....
(Currently in the middle of Surprised by Joy....seemed appropriate given my current quest)
#74 Warmth for the family in the form of discarded twigs in the backyard...good fire starters.
#75 A box of my Popo's sermons and notes from the 60's and 70's.....
I never heard him preach, but with these, I can hear him speaking truth. Priceless.
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Monday, January 23, 2012
One could argue that the three gifts I list today could indeed be found in a life lived apart from Christ, but I offer these with the notion that finding them in Christ makes them richer and closer to what was originally intended by our Creator.
#68 Promises kept
Sunday, January 22, 2012
#64 The world's most comfortable bed, comfortably UNMADE for Sunday afternoon lounging
#65 My favorite cuddly blanket, neatly waiting on the couch for the next time it's needed
#66 A gift of art from the eldest, a happy day with music in the air
Saturday, January 21, 2012
#61 Angel clouds at sunset (Cirrus clouds always look like angels flying over me....)
#62 Drainage Ditch Date of 1996
#63 Dormant Red-bud
Friday, January 20, 2012
#58 The morning feast of the neighborhood birds...there were so many of them, but they blended in to the grass that you only saw them when they moved.
#59 Jack's found leaf from the park...polka-dotted.
#60 A familiar sight is Lucy in Joel's lap, but when I saw the light of the iPad reflected in their faces, I thought about her telling her future children about doing art with her Daddy.
Thursday, January 19, 2012
#55 Hannah's Thank You Card
#56 A SPLENDID Day At The Park (Gazebo Photo Credit: Jack)
#57 Lucy Grace....the "Baby B" of the twins...Our Bonus.