Saturday, June 19, 2010

Have a wonderful Father's Day

The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD:
and he delighteth in his way.

Psalm 37:23

I love that verse. It really does remind me of the important
men in my life.

Although my dad has passed away,
I have wonderful memories of picnics on Father's Day.
This verse sums him up perfectly.
He walked the walk.

A year ago today, I was at my son's graduation from boot camp.
Has it been a year?
So much has happened during the last 12 months.

This will be the 2nd year he misses Father's Day with his family.
I know he is not the first and won't be the last, but still....
I wish they could spend the day together.

Jeff, you are an incredible dad.
You take after grandpa in many ways and for that I am so grateful.
God Bless you as you continue your Army career.

Hubby, you are an amazing dad.
You were a friend to my sons before you even knew me.
The boys lucked out. The have a friend that will stand
by them for life as well as a man they call dad.
Or "big daddy dawg"- that would be J.W.

To all the fathers out there,
May your day be blessed with love and laughter.


My Vintage Treasures said...

Beautiful Verse!
Happy Father's Day Weekend.
Have an OOOH La La Day!

My Vintage Treasures said...

Beautiful Verse!
Happy Father's Day Weekend.
Have an OOOH La La Day!

Hearts Turned said...

What a lovely tribute to the fathers in your life...thanks for sharing your thoughts!


*Chic Provence* said...

Wonderful thoughts on the day...I hope Jeff doesn't miss next Father's Day home!

have a lovely day


Privet and Holly said...

Hi Barb! Found a path to your door via Lidy's blog, and I'm glad that I did! I've strolled the hallways of your archives and find your writing to be just delightful. I will be back. Happy Father's Day!
xx Suzanne

Susan Anderson said...

Perfect picture to accompany that psalm. (I found you through Jenny Malock.)


Lori E said...

Aren't we lucky to have such great men? I know.
Enjoy the rest of your weekend.

Theresa said...

Beautiful Verse my friend! I pray that Jeff will be back with his sweet family soon and not miss any more Father's Days! Enjoy your day! HUGS!

Barb said...

May all the men in your life whether fathers or not, have a wonderful day.

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