fostering a grateful spirit

"If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams, and you will always look lovely." -Roald Dahl

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sweet words {day 311} (late)


for precious words from sweet Abdiel, who told us about school and his family. He loves reading books about cats and mice and likes to read the story of Jesus’s birth in his mom’s Bible. I love to hear his thoughts and get his pictures. precious.

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sweet words {day 293}



today I am grateful for an update on Abdiel (who is doing well in school and is healthy) and for his precious prayer for his mom, who has to work in Costa Rica to provide for he and his grandma in Nicaragua. I am honored to pray with Abdiel for his mama. Will you join us?

{day 55}

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for a morning that I didn’t have to get up right away and got to hang out in bed with my snuggly pup…

and for a kind friend who enlisted the help of her soon to be sister in law to translate the letter from abdiel. precious precious precious.
anyone want to go to Nicaragua with me? 🙂