Garrett's second to last game of the season and he came up to bat with bases loaded. What a great hit, right over the 2nd baseman's head into the outfield. The centerfielder threw it in to the infield who threw it to the catcher just a second or two too late- Garrett slid and was safe for a grandslam!! The whole team went crazy and hugged him and James high-fived the coach- we were all so incredibly proud of him! He even got the game ball! Just that afternoon, Garrett had talked about how great … [Read more...] about Garrett’s Grandslam
In Acts 3, Peter heals the crippled man begging at the Beautiful Gate and the man not only walks, he jumps and goes with them into the temple courts praising God. I doubt the man would ever consider going back to beg at the gate ever again. Why would he? I picture him the next morning rejoicing, maybe going for a walk, and then setting about finding his new purpose with new strength and freedom, but certainly never begging again outside at the gate. He would want to do everything in his new … [Read more...] about Walking in freedom- no more begging at the gate!
What a gift today is! I am overcome with grace and feelings of love and mercy! Connor is home and getting stronger by the day and I am praying to see each day as a gift. Today begins a new chapter in our lives as a family. We are all going to be more intentional about connecting with one another in deep meaningful ways. No more just going through the motions or being so busy all day that we miss the day. We will slow down, laugh more, love deeper, and try not to miss a single detail of what God … [Read more...] about Today’s gift of today