Luke 2:19 But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart.
Her wonderful giggles.
Her snuggly warm self.
Her tiny tears that I wipe away.
Her whispered stories at bedtime.
I am treasuring these things in my heart. I am cherishing them. I am storing them up and will ponder them for years. Hard to believe I get to be a witness to such wonderful moments. And in the process, I want to always let her know that she is cherished. Completely and utterly cherished by a mom who would do anything for her. Who would move mountains and wipe tears and hug through the hard times and love unconditionally.
When she goes out in the world, I want her to have the absolute solid, immoveable foundation of a mom who totally cherished her. I want her to know that and never question it. I think that is one of the best gifts I can give her. And I pray I will be able to do that for her every day. I pray that she will sense it even when she can’t see me and she will be able to do all her growing up feeling it.
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