S: in celebration of your first grandchild Jamin Jace Fines
BC: “Now fear the LORD and serve him with all faithfulness. Throw away the gods your ancestors worshiped beyond the Euphrates River and in Egypt, and serve the LORD. But if serving the LORD seems undesirable to you, 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 24:14,15
FC: Generations of Love | Grandma's First Non Furry GRANDCHILD | J
1: Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth 1 John 3:18 | From the Fines family to Grandma with love
2: A family is pieced together with hope and faith, quilted and bound with love and grace. | Our family has taken on many different shapes over the years. Our quilt still isn't finished but it already has a beautiful design, For although we personally have failed quite miserably in sewing our lives together, our LORD is an amazing artist and has saved what once was lost | And now abides faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love. 1Cor 13:13
4: Before I formed you in the womb I knew you Jer.1:5 | For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. Jer. 29:11
5: Jamin Jace Fines Aug 1,2010 Parents Cory & Jordan Fines Grandparents Reg $ Lois Paschke David & Della Fines
6: Aunties have the best of both worlds, they get to instill lasting memories and words of advice, their relationship being somewhat magical and always precious.....but they can reserve the right to say "no" whenever they want.
7: "Courage is not the towering oak that sees the storms come & go, it is the fragile blossom that opens in the snow" Alice M Swain
8: So many things to learn in life and so little time to master them all and get it right for the next generation so that they don't clumsily fall into our same mistakes. Thankfully there is a really great book on the subject.... Life for Dummies.....
9: ....otherwise known as the Bible. Without it we would still be trying to live for self and money and grumbling and complaining and missing out on the important things like true love, not the silly kind that the media tells you about but the real kind, you know, the kind that never fails.
10: That faith first lived in your grandmother Lois | A Grandmother raised by Jesus is a wonderful creation, chalked full of wisdom, etched out of years of experience, the more supple they become to the whispers of LORD's helper the more powerful they grow in spite of any weaknesses they might have. Mighty warriors, one of their greatest weapons is fervent prayers to the Father at all times of the day and night | “Youth fades, love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; a mother's secret hope outlives them all.”
12: I've got the joy, joy , joy, joy down in my heart Where? Down in my heart to stay! I've got a peace that passes understanding down in my heart...and I am so happy, so very happy, I found the love of Jesus!
13: From winter to summer there is always something to treasure in Gods creation | Flying is easy, just throw yourself at the ground and miss! Douglas Adams Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult. C. S. Lewis We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality. Albert Einstein
14: In the beginning God created the heavens and the Earth Gen 1:1 That is a statement of ownership
15: Still the luckiest of all is probably the Grandpa who gets to see how the Lord can turn our weaknesses into blessings, passed down to live on in the next generation
16: A new life adds so much colour to the world | Makes life fun to watch the story unfold!
19: peace Happiness and food!