I am first, foremost and always grateful for our Savior. For the Son of the Living God who was crushed and humbled, who died and overcame death. Alleluia!! He is risen! He is risen indeed!!
Emotions were very high this week and culminated in a most blessed Easter Vigil service where my children celebrated Baptism, Confirmation and participated in the Eucharist. It was beyond words awesome. And the church almost caught on fire. Well…not quite, but there were some exciting moments. And the
And my husband is very nice to me. Even when I am the least deserving of wives. Have I mentioned this good man before? I am blessed.
My aunt and uncle traveled a fair distance to come and be godparents for my children. They took a few detours, but made it. I am so grateful. My children got to show off for a very appreciative audience. They were WOUND UP about the whole experience.
My sons were nervous and fidgeting and wiggling and WOUND UP, did I mention WOUND UP? But I was so grateful for the reverence that they displayed, the sheer joy for the Sacrements they received. They were so, so handsome and sweet. I am a blessed mommy.
Our pastor, Father J, is such a gift and I am grateful to him and the whole staff who blessed us these last few weeks.
But again…It is our Savior who gave us the free gift of salvation, that we need to focus on. This has truly been the best Easter of my life.
Glory to God!
Grains of Gratitude is home at the wonderful home of Christine at Brady’s Bunch. I am thankful for her great idea!
I missed you all.