Pictured, left to right: Averi, 8 months; Hunter, 4; Guini, 3; Gemma (in Gavin’s grasp), 1; Gavin, 5
O God, thank-You for these, my amazing five! They’re the reason I was born! They are my heritage-the gift You have given me. The eternal things I place in them are the legacy I will leave.
I pray Your Word will always be in their mouths. I pray that Gavin and Guini, Hunter and Gemma and Averi will grow up hiding Your Word in their hearts and will choose, even now, to serve You and You alone. I pray these five, my little amazings, will seek You for wisdom and will receive knowledge and understanding from Your heart for their lives. May their worship rise to You. May their song reach Your ears and bring You joy.
Thank-you for the gift of them, Lord. I will tell my grandbabies of Your faithfulness. I will declare Your great works to this generation. I am watching for the spiritual harvest, Lord. Because I am sowing to the Spirit – I am watching for the harvest…
I am so honored God has brought me this incredibly noisy, full and increasing heritage. He is making all my dreams come true…Gavin, Guinivere, Hunter, Gemma and Averi’s “Nonna”
NOTE TO SELF: I have earned the gray hair and grandma wrinkles-even if I don’t yet wish to avail myself of them.
“Enjoy the good life…everyday of your life. And enjoy your grandchildren…” Psalm 128.6 The Message
5 thoughts on “An October Sunset”
How precious!!! What fun they are going to have, having cousins so close in age!
What a beautiful heritage! The gift of grandchildren, I think I can handle the gray hair and wrinkles.
Ok, that is one of the sweetest pics of all your little bundles of blessings yet! I love Averi’s expression. :-)
This post choked me up. Jeanie, you are such a blessed woman. What treasures you have there!