Greeted By Miracles

“Oh give thanks to the unfathomable… whose miracles greet us every morning.” (from Stephen Mitchell’s Book of Psalms)

The exuberance of my Buddy, the imagination of my Bear,
the spirit of my Bella… gifts of joy from His hands.
img_1267.jpg
Autumn’s chill and the fragrance of wood-smoke.
Playing chase and capturing laughs.
Bible study girls!
img_1295.jpg
Trying new recipes. And laughing (crying sometimes) at the disasters.
Planning parties for friends with friends.
Football season and tailgating.
Whole wheat blueberry pancakes topped with warm maple syrup.
Holding a sleepy Bear on a chilly morning.
Generations. A grandfather performing the ceremony. A father praying.
A beautiful bride following in their footsteps.
img_1247.jpg
Quiet times with Jesus watching the world around me awaken.
Visits from far-away friends.
Week’s end. Finished schoolwork. Time for family fun.
Fall flowers decorating my deck and the joy of planting them with my mom.
img_1305.jpg
Caramel vanilla lattes. Inhaling the steamy aroma. Tasting the richness.
The sweetness of kisses.
img_1254.jpg
Learning manners.
Girls’ night with Bella. Pizza, painted toenails and shopping trips.
Reciting prayers with my children. Ancient words that still ring true.
My head on Bri’s shoulder as if it was molded just for me.
Comebacks! JMU, 35 – App. State, 32
img_1304.jpg
Hand-me-downs filled with pink pants.
Reminders of God’s goodness by faithful friends.
He owns the cattle on a thousand hills!
img_1300.jpg

2 responses to “Greeted By Miracles”

  1. The wedding looks like it was so beautiful! I love you, dear one.

    Like

  2. what a good way to start the new season…with gratitude. love ya, have a good start of the week.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: