S: Highlights of Life
BC: "...then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD.” Joshua 24:15
FC: In a big family the first child is kind of like the first pancake. If it's not perfect, that's okay, there are a lot more coming along. Antonin Scalia | Our Family For Better Or Worse
1: A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person. Mignon McLaughlin
2: Whatever they grow up to be, they are still our children, and the one most important of all the things we can give to them is unconditional love. Not a love that depends on anything at all except that they are our children. | The beauty that surrounds me is absolutely breathtaking- It's the faces of all my children. - Anabela Loureiro
4: " I will sing of the LORD's great love forever; with my mouth I will make your faithfulness known through all generations." Ps. 89:1 | A family is a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday living. - Anonymous
5: "There is great power in loving, consistent, fervent family prayer." J. H. Groberg
6: I love You. | My favorite Bible stories are when Jael smashes a tent peg into Sisera's head and saves Israel (Judges 4) and when Micheal the war angel fights with the dragon in Revelation 12. | My highlight this year was going to camp and going to the Newsboys concert with my best friend and my mom. | I became a Christian at 5 years old was baptized at age 7. I really want people to know I love Jesus and they should too.
7: " Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. Love never fails. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love. 1 Cor.13:4-8, 13 | I love listening to music., too. | I want to be a mom when I grow up. My favorite food is butter chicken. I like to be with my family and my best friend. I like to play with my little brother and make him scream.
9: I want to be an airplane pilot when I grow up. My favorite food is pizza. I love to read. I love to ride my bike and go swimming in our pond. My favorite Bible story is about Samson. | I Love You | My favorite thing to do this year was to ride horses with dad! | For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD. Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future. Jer. 29:11
10: I love you! | ff | The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want. He makes me lay down in green pastures and leads me beside quiet waters. He restorers my soul. He guides me along the right paths for His name's sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil for you are with me. You're rod and your staff comfort me. You prepare a table for me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil and my cup overflows. Surely, goodness and mercy will be with me all the days of my life. And I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever. Psalms. 23 | we
11: I | My favorite thing to do is to skate in winter and swim in our pond in the summer. I love to eat perogies. My favorite books are Fudge books. My favorite drink is cream soda. I want to be a teacher when I grow up. And my favorite Bible story is when the walls of Jericho fall down. | I want people to know that God is a God of redemption.
12: My favorite Bible story is when Samson kills all the bad guys. | My favorite thing to do this year was going froggin' at the pond and going to swimming lessons.
13: I want to be a cool dude when I grow up. I want to be in a screamo band. I love to eat pizza. I like to listen to Bible stories and do tricks on my bike. | Everyone should know not to eat too much food and to listen to God in what He says.
14: "The day of the LORD is near for all nations..." Obadiah 1:15
15: I want to be a baker and play with Schnirkle when I grow up. I love to eat apples and carrots. I love to run and ride my bike. I also like to snuggle. My favorite Bible story is about Noah and the animals on a big boat.
16: "Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress." James 1:27 | peek
17: I want to be help other people learn to be happy when I grow up. I love to hide in cupboards and suck on the puppy's ears. I love to eat pizza and my milk bottle. I love my family! | You never know how much you can love someone until you open up your home, your arms and your heart.
18: Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing. ~Phyllis Diller
19: Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation - C. Everett Koop
20: Having a two-year-old is like having a blender that you don't have the top for. ~Jerry Seinfeld | Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky. ~Fran Lebowitz | 2008 Ti'm's Return | 2007
21: Anyone who thinks the art of conversation is dead ought to tell a child to go to bed. ~Robert Gallagher | A characteristic of the normal child is he doesn't act that way very often. ~Author Unknown | Boy, n.: a noise with dirt on it. ~Not Your Average Dictionary | Tim's Return 2008 | 2009 | 2010
22: "Dogs come when they're called; cats take a message and get back to you later." ~ Mary Bly | in our World | The Pets
23: Thousands of years ago, cats were worshipped as gods. Cats have never forgotten this." ~ Anonymous "You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, 'My goodness, you're right! I never would've thought of that!'" ~ Dave Barry