For then shalt thou have thy delight in the Almighty,
and shalt lift up thy face unto God.
— Job 22:26
Usually, when someone asks how your daughter’s outdoor wedding went and you laugh, it’s not a good sign. But in our case – hallelujah! We got such a load of blessings straight from heaven above, making everything go so well for Eden and Zack,…
Now I beseech you, brethren,
by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,
that ye all speak the same thing,
and that there be no divisions among you;
but that ye be perfectly joined together
in the same mind and in the same judgment.
— 1 Corinthians 1:10
Love bears all things, believes all things,
hopes all things, endures all things.
— 1 Corinthians 13:7
This is the time of year that parents of pretty girls love. Teenage boys are rutting — not antlers, but football helmets. That can only mean one thing: the Homecoming Dance is near.
When the typical boy comes over to pick up your daughter,
Since thou wast precious in my sight,
thou hast been honourable, and I have loved thee. . . .
Fear not: for I am with thee. . . .
— Isaiah 43:4-5
We have these friends. He’s a regular guy. She’s the biggest ”fem” I’ve ever known. By that, I mean that she’s into clothes and shopping and parties and giving hugs and decorating her house with cute things.
And over all these cirtues put on love,
which binds them all together in perfect unity.
— Colossians 3:14
We had a Fogie Love Fest here, a family dinner in honor of the 50th wedding anniversary of my husband’s parents.
The granddaughters cooked and served the gourmet meal: salmon bisque,