We knew it would be good, but I honestly had no idea the experience would be this rich and so completely unconditional.
every single child born into this multi-faceted, broken world comes fully equipped with imagination, possibility, love, light, and promise. All that from God, and then we fail them in so many ways.
two children who embrace life full-on, passionate, throttle wide-open, and brimming with enthusiasm.
Five years old… before I know it he’ll be out there changing the world. Oh, wait a minute! I believe that he already is.
The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable. He gives power to the faint, and strengthens the powerless. Even youths will faint and… Read More ›
Such a lot happening around Maul-Hall. But that’s what happens when there are two small children in the house! Fun, noise, laughter, tears, adventure, passion – and all before breakfast!
A miserable heart means a miserable life; but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast. – Proverbs 15:15 JOY! Late Thursday morning I drove up to South Hill in Virginia for our favored “grandchild exchange” venue. Cracker Barrel is… Read More ›
Thinking about God’s generosity some more, I’d have to say I am newly surprised, every year, at the signal blessing that is the gift of these beautiful children.