bigger than four!

Jesus listens when you pray!

He hears each & every word you say.

That’s how we know

He is with you –

as you reach five years old today!

HIP-HIP-HOORAY!!!

Lots more giggles we’ll be adding to another year of celebrating Y-O-U!

Oma sends kisses,

Gompy sends hugs,

both of us send… five big years of love!

hugs n’ blessings grand-daughter, dear!

He saw us.

“Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be.

Psalm 139:16

We celebrate our birthdays as the day that our fully formed body came into the world and we breathed our first breath.

Birthdays mark the beginning of our lives, but in this Scripture, God was celebrating us long before our birthday!

He saw us before we were even formed; he knew that we were destined for life, even before that first breath.

What an amazing God we have, who is not only all-knowing, but ever personal.

Take courage and strength from the truth that you were destined from the beginning and you have a wonderful purpose!

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double-nickel!

Better

by JJ Heller

Your smile, plays like a movie in my mind.
Feels like, you’ve always been here in my life.
Your voice is like a song, I can’t forget you.
And I never want to let you go –
I just want to let you know.

You make me laugh a little louder.
You make me dream a little bigger.
My life is so much sweeter
‘Cause you make me –
you make me better.

We hold so many mem’ries in our hearts.
So close – even if we are far apart.
Standing, on the edge of new beginnings.
I can’t wait to see just what you’ll do
and every time I think of you.

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