Monday, April 12, 2010

One Thousand Gifts

holy experience

51. an afternoon walking through glorious gardens with Paul

52. Kittens to play with

53. The beauty of spring right in my own backyard

54. a walk with Jack

55. good neighbors

56. ice cream

57. a healthy body that can run off calories accumulated by # 56. =)

58. a week forecast of mild temps and sunny days

59. large capacity washing machine

60. a grateful teenager

Monday, April 5, 2010

One Thousand Gifts

holy experience

40. 25 almost 26 years with a man who loves me, cherishes me, protects me and always gives me a soft place to fall

41. A conversation with the youngest about creation, science, and faith

42. A friend not seen for a long time dropping by to say hello

43. A daughter, grown who has become a best friend

44. Hugs from one who is normally too reserved

45. A conversation with the prodigal about future worship, a realization that even though he is not in my arms yet he is really home

46. waking up to birds in the trees of my backyard

47. quiet mornings to sit at the feet of the Savior

48. coffee waiting ... left for me by my dearest

49. warm days here at last!!

50. a week of boys home from school