Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you
Deuteronomy 31:6 (NIV)
I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in his holy people Ephesians 1:18 (NIV)
It’s been a full week of praying, and a full weekend of fun. My prayers for my husband yesterday and today are for his courage and leadership. He’s definitely the captain of this ship. Lately, it’s been really smooth sailing.
Relationships ebb and flow, like tides. There are natural rhythms within them, and over the course of a relationship stretching 33 years since the day we met, I’m loving this part. I welcome the evolution of my love story. I have loved this man so long, This love we feel today is entirely different than that I felt the first time I expressed my love for him, and different still from the love I felt on the day we wed. They’re all good. They’re all still here, in different measures. And I’m still embracing the notion of new loves to come, from my one and only...
So, one day before Valentine’s Day, I’m down with love. I’m down with my baby, and with the beautiful children God gave us (what a lucky girl I am). Cup full of blessings, heart full of love. I know, certainly, that God is good.