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Saturday, February 14, 2009

Happy Valentine's Day

Happy Valentine's Day and Happy 24th Anniversary to my sweet fella!

24 years ago I married the best thing that has ever happened to me. The Lord brought us together and there is nothing that will ever separate us. When we got married, Jimbo already had a 5 year old daughter and in the next 24 years, the Lord blessed us with 3 more beautiful girls and a whole passel of grandbabies.

We have had 24 wonderful years. I can honestly say that there isn't anything that I would go back and change. There may have been some times that were hard, but they were definitely learning experiences. The Lord has done a marvelous work in us and through us. He has blessed us more than I can even fathom.

As I type this, I am on the phone with my daughter Megan and Mikaela and Eli are singing in the background, "Happy Valentines Day, Nana Heart" and other songs that don't make any sense. I think I heard Eli say, Nana Cucu.... Anyway, I know that was random, but that is where my heart is. My sweet grandbabies.

I hope that you all have a very happy day. I am so thankful that I have a husband who loves me and takes care of me. He honestly cares about my happiness. He is thoughtful and loving. He is a man of God. But most of all he is mine.

"Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things." (1 Corinthians 13:7)

Happy Anniversary, sweetheart!

In Him,
Beth

13 comments:

Thankful Paul said...

Hello! :)

Lisa said...

Happy Anniversary and Valentines Day sweet friend! May you be overwhelmed by the love of the Father today as you celebrate this special day!
Blessings - Lisa

Beth in NC said...

That is so sweet! Happy Anniversary and Happy Valentine's Day!

Many blessings!
Beth

TRUTHSHARER said...

Congratulations on your anniversary - on this special day of love! God sealed it for sure on this day! Bless you both!

Looking UPward and Choosing JOY,
Stephanie

"Just Me - NC Beth" said...

Happy Anniversary and also Happy Valentines Day!!

We celebrated our 39th wedding anniversary on the 18th of January....I posted about it on my blog, if you're interested in reading it...it was a 2-pager!!

~Beth

Yolanda said...

Happy Anniversary and Happy Valentine's Day!

I love ya Girlfriend!!! We can attest to the very blessing that God has richly blessed us with our "men".

Yolanda

Kim... and Her Coffee said...

Happy Valentine's Day and Anniversary!!! :)

Jean Stockdale said...

Happy Anniversary and Valentines Day to you and your guy. May the Lord bless and keep you.

Thanks for stopping by my site. I am grateful our paths have crossed. We have much in common. Blessings.

A Stone Gatherer said...

Happy Valentines day and Happy Anniversary!

much2ponder said...

Happy Anniversary! It seem you are very blessed, God is good!

HIS Daughter said...

That was beautiful! I am so blessed to have my anniversary on February 12th and then Valentine's with the love of my life, Mark.
This year is #26 because when GOD restored our marriage we just cut out the two years we spent rolling in the pit of sin.

GOD put into HIS sea of forgetfulness and that's where it belongs unless it can be used to testify of GOD and HIS great mercy.

How precious it is to hear of marriages that are long and enduring in an age of throw away and disposable everything! GOD is the best when HE knits two people together!

Blessings,
Teri

valerie said...

Happy 24th Anniversary! What a precious love story.

As you know it was also my birthday. Thanks for the sweet comment. I had a great one!

Love,
Valerie
P.S. I can't wait for the day when I'm a grandmother!

petrii said...

Happy Anniversary and Valentine's Day sweet one!!!

I heart Grandbabies =) They are so GREAT!!

Have a Blessed evening,
Dawn