Three weeks of our three months is now history ~ and we are blessed. Truly a gift from God to take three months off after 40 full years of ministry.
My list of thanks today are a summary of the blessings of this rest so far. Captured in photo. Click here for photos covering week 1. And view below for weeks 2 and 3. And my words - below these digital scrapbook pages.
This gift of three months off.
Time for quiet, listening to You.
A change from the busyness of work and tasks.
A time for yard and garden.
Planning and planting of veggie garden.
Of flower pots for patio.
Time spent with family.
A son's help with yard and garden.
Connecting with daughters and grandkids.
Phone calls and email from family not here.
Sweet communication with friends in our church.
And with friends at graduation open houses each weekend.
Plans made for vacation trip in July.
Ideas for digital scrapbooking.
Time for home projects.
Enjoying life with my husband.
Our 40 1/2 years together.
All the blessings that come from You.
(Counting 1000 Gifts in 2012 #440-457)
And linking up with Laura at The Wellspring