Thursday, August 11, 2005

Houses and lands and such

I have been house hunting for my daughter and her family. I guess I never thought of that part of the deal - I never realized that would "come with the territory" of raising children. But it has been fun. They are considering making an offer on a home that I love as do my other daughters.

Still, the daughter and son-in-law doing the purchasing haven't seen it in person. It is quite unnerving to think that our recommendation is critical. I am grateful that there is a sense of God's timing in it all - the house was recently purchased and renovated by some folks here in town. In fact, the finishing touches will be in place just in time for them to move!

I have watched the house and this process with much interest because it is an historical home, which is a passion of mine. Seeing unadulterated older homes lovingly restored is one of those things that "floats my boat"! Little did I know as I made regular visits to observe the project and offer my vote of approval to these new owners (as if they needed it - but still, they seemed pleased to find a "kindred spirit"), that soon my daughter would be considering an offer on the home! Time will tell...

Meanwhile, change is in the wind. God is on the move. The pieces to the puzzle are in the air and will soon land, creating a new picture here at CFC (my home church). Exciting times, for sure. And we will only make it through by letting go and letting Him put it altogether.

We are in His hand. Is there any better place?


Anonymous Anonymous said...

I wish I could say that my times of laziness are because I've just expended all my energy on some meaningful project! It's just plain old laziness for me! Lael does a good job at getting me going on those down days, though.

It must be so exciting for you to envision the months ahead. Brietta and family coming home is wonderful - for your family and for the church. I know you must be so blessed.

1:55 PM  
Blogger sam said...

I always enjoyed the drive to church as there were many homes being renovated in Madrid. Seeing older homes lovingly restored floats my boat too. I hope to do it again someday. (I can't believe I just said that!) Probably on a smaller scale than what we did while there but I do find myself driving around town checking out the older homes and thinking "maybe in a year or two we could move into one of those".

How exciting for you all to have Brietta and her family closer!

4:42 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

And we certainly appreciate all the house-hunting you've done! I think it may be paying off!!!!

5:26 PM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

oakley sunglasses, longchamp outlet, ugg boots, chanel handbags, nike air max, longchamp, christian louboutin outlet, michael kors outlet, oakley sunglasses, tiffany and co, replica watches, tory burch outlet, nike air max, ray ban sunglasses, michael kors outlet, louboutin shoes, jordan shoes, louis vuitton outlet, louis vuitton, ray ban sunglasses, longchamp outlet, polo ralph lauren outlet, replica watches, kate spade outlet, oakley sunglasses, polo ralph lauren outlet, cheap oakley sunglasses, ugg boots, nike free, tiffany jewelry, michael kors outlet, uggs on sale, louis vuitton outlet, michael kors, oakley sunglasses, louboutin, louis vuitton, michael kors outlet, ray ban sunglasses, prada handbags, louis vuitton, burberry, burberry outlet online, gucci outlet

4:34 AM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

nike blazer, michael kors, nike free run uk, nike air max, true religion jeans, true religion jeans, air jordan pas cher, nike air max, ralph lauren uk, timberland, air max, nike roshe, tn pas cher, louboutin pas cher, true religion outlet, vans pas cher, coach outlet, hermes, ralph lauren pas cher, nike free, coach purses, michael kors, oakley pas cher, mulberry, hollister pas cher, lacoste pas cher, new balance pas cher, ray ban pas cher, vanessa bruno, burberry, hollister, michael kors, kate spade handbags, coach outlet, abercrombie and fitch, lululemon, coach factory outlet, nike roshe run, north face, nike air max, ray ban uk, michael kors, true religion jeans, converse pas cher, north face, air force, hogan, sac longchamp, longchamp pas cher, sac guess

4:37 AM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

ferragamo shoes, iphone 6s plus cases, babyliss, longchamp, reebok shoes, nike trainers, asics running shoes, oakley, iphone 5s cases, celine handbags, hollister, nfl jerseys, jimmy choo shoes, birkin bag, iphone 6s cases, iphone cases, mcm handbags, bottega veneta, giuseppe zanotti, iphone 6 plus cases, abercrombie and fitch, p90x workout, beats by dre, herve leger, north face outlet, instyler, louboutin, soccer jerseys, lululemon, nike roshe, s5 cases, timberland boots, mac cosmetics, soccer shoes, valentino shoes, insanity workout, vans shoes, hollister, ralph lauren, wedding dresses, ipad cases, chi flat iron, north face outlet, iphone 6 cases, nike air max, ghd, mont blanc, baseball bats, new balance, nike huarache

4:40 AM  
Blogger oakleyses said...

ugg pas cher, vans, moncler, moncler, canada goose, louis vuitton, ugg boots uk, canada goose, toms shoes, doudoune canada goose, moncler, louis vuitton, louis vuitton, ugg australia, juicy couture outlet, moncler, supra shoes, doke gabbana outlet, gucci, karen millen, moncler outlet, hollister, moncler, hollister, canada goose, louis vuitton, ray ban, marc jacobs, pandora jewelry, michael kors outlet online, moncler, swarovski crystal, pandora jewelry, wedding dresses, thomas sabo, moncler, bottes ugg, sac louis vuitton pas cher, nike air max, barbour, barbour jackets, pandora charms, canada goose outlet, canada goose uk, michael kors outlet, converse outlet, links of london, canada goose outlet, pandora charms, canada goose

4:44 AM  
Blogger Unknown said...

nfl jerseys
adidas yeezy boost 350
pandora jewelry outlet
converse outlet store
adidas nmd xr1
columbia outlet store
oakley vault
nba jerseys wholesale
ralph lauren outlet
prada handbags

7:51 PM  

Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home