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Happy Spring to Me!

Spring time is one of my absolute favorite seasons! I'm always in the middle, not liking the extreme of anything: seasons, foods, music, etc. Though I may falter throughout the year, there's just something about Spring that gives me a renewed spirit, a rekindled state of mind. 

The birds seem to chirp endlessly. The surprise of new creatures and plants put me in awe. Oh, how I love those daffodils! Their scentful, bright, yellow, flowery arrival has my undivided attention. The white iris stands tallest, erect with attention as though they're angels announcing there is more to come. All bulbs are gradually bursting as fireworks on the darkest night. Crocus bulbs should sprout during snowy, wintry seasons, but oh how they refuse to miss out on the Spring show and are showing up and showing out! 

I often coast in and out of our driveway to admire the beauty of God's grace in respectful wonderment. His grace reminds me that I'm not forgotten, that I have held on another season, that I should keep pressing forward towards completion and newness. I am reminded of His renewal in me. Happy Spring to you! Happy Spring to me!

Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. 
(Psalm 51:10, NIV)



 




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  1. It's always nice to see the fruit of your labor in such stunning color. Good job!

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