It's been a really long time since I did a gifts post! Since last spring, in fact... Here are a few from here and there.
#3516 A Mom phone call
#3535 Christ, today
#3539 "I trust you"
#3551 A spontaneous trip to WaWa exclusively for gummy worms
#3573 My brother & his girlfriend sitting together in church and the text he sends to his friend's mom "It's official" and her phone isn't on silent
#3589 Opa Brink and his "coffee klaar?"
#3628 Rippled plains
#3634 Evenings of Dutch Blitz and laughter
#3635 That precious weight and the privilege of soothing a frightened baby back to sleep
#3636 Making dinner with the shelter ladies
#3638 Being asked to paint a quilt square for the quilt that kept her hands busy and her resolve strong
#3640 A sweet girl playing Veggie Tale clips again and again and again
#3641 The impossible conversation that happens
#3643 So much love from my cousins
#3646 Breaking in to brokenness
#3667 Things on the walls in the apartment
#3673 Emma & I going to the shore!
#3680 That Jayne broke a lamp when she cleaned too
#3698 First-time risotto making with Nora
#3701 Coworkers with amazing laughs
#3705 My sister's swelling belly
#3706 A beautiful wedding, friend and cousin stretching the borders of my beloved family a little wider and happier
#3709 Joy in process
#3714 Packages in the mail (New headlight!)
#3716 Live-streamed sessions from the CCEF conference, and friends to watch them with
#3723 My carpool buddies
#3725 A beautiful confession and testimony
#3726 Phone prayer
#3728 Canadian Thanksgiving, complete with conversation about politics and Sabbath-observance
#3730 Free, very good coffee from a friend!
#3732 Our Canadian party that spins on past midnight
#3735 So many friends in the carriage house for dinner
#3737 How kindly I am treated at work
#3741 Flowers off bushes in parking lots to adorn my windowsill =)
#3743 Amanda wanting to "maximize my Lizzi time"
#3744 A friend who goes above and beyond and invites me to unload on her
#3750 Cris Simpson's Psalm sermons
#3755 Ladybugs, squirrels and birds... CCEF is a menagerie
#3756 Opportunities and resources that take me by surprise
#3761 How car trouble makes me miss my Dad so much, and yet God provides friends who know what to do and multiple friends/coworkers who offer to help... I am cared for
#3762 "The snare is broken, and we have escaped!"