Monday, June 22, 2015

1,000 Gifts

"You will be most remembered — by what brought you most joy. The joy of the Lord is your strength and the person of Christ is your unassailable joy – and the battle for joy is nothing less than fighting the good fight of faith."

3366. {This story}
3367. Cribbage on Sunday nights
3368. {He calls them all by name}
3369. A phone call from Carissa
3370. Friends who share the same passions
3371. {The importance of stories...this is what I want to do!}
3372. Thunderstorms
3373. {Send it on ahead}
3374. A morning with the girlies
3375. {This convicting read}
3376. Holding a newborn baby
3378. A cousin graduating
3379. Airport lunch money from mom
3380. Being back in the desert
3381. Answered prayers
3382. Passing out Scriptures
3383. Miss Betty's laugh...and 20 years of faithful service
3384. A handwritten Bible verse from mom for every day I was gone
3385. The looks on the kids' faces during the puppet shows
3386. {The ends of the earth have seen Your salvation}
3387. Visiting an orphanage
3388. Dan on his birthday
3389. Homemade pizza
3390. A day watching kiddos
3391. A safe drive to New Mexico
3392. A star-studded sky, stretching on forever
3393. Phone calls home
3394. Assembling Bibles
3395. Midnight Walmart runs
3396. Gluten-free peach cobbler
3397. An incredible staff to serve with
3398. Sonic stops
3399. 20 questions in the truck while driving around New Mexico
3400. Sharing the Gospel
3401. Testimony time
3402. {The hope of the Gospel}
3403. Devotions outside
3404. CiCi's pizza with the summer workers
3405. Movie night at Trevor and Olivia's
3406. Coming home
3407. A handwritten note from Leah..."go change the world"


  1. 20 questions in the truck such as..."why don't we put the luggage in the back of the truck?"...and so on and so forth hehe miss you!

    1. Nailed it, Olivia! And "why are we cooking the hotdogs in the bed of the truck?" haha! Miss you too! Hope you're taking care of yourself... ;)