Friday, February 18, 2011

Friday Pretties


Snow melting.  Sunshine.  A hint of Spring in the damp cold.  This is my Friday Pretty.  Slender green shoots straining out of the earth through the dead leaves of last fall.  A message from God today that there is always something going on even when we can't see it.  After a long winter, after a long season, He is still at work growing something good outdoors, as well as, inside us.  I was reminded of this verse:

"As long as the earth endures,
seedtime and harvest,
cold and heat,
summer and winter,
day and night
will never cease."
Genesis 8:22

The forecast predicts more snow, but I will hold on to what is coming and marvel at what is going on under it all.  Blessings!

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13 comments:

  1. Liked your Friday Pretties! :)

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  2. well that is just as pretty as it gets!
    thank you!!

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  3. I love that spring is on it's way, I am so ready :) Happy Friday to you my friend ~ xoxo

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  4. I have growing green things in my garden, too. It's such a thrill to see!

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  5. Please tell me those bulbs are coming up in your yard!!!! If so...Spring really might come here after all. :)

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  6. Amen Renee. :o)
    What a beautiful sight. Everything looks so dead here and yet so much lingers deep with in the roots and in only a few months, the trees and bushes will be full of life ... that we can see. :o)
    Have a wonderful weekend my friend!
    Sincerely, Trish

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  7. I love your beautiful reminders here. I know our good Lord works behind the scenes...we need to have faith and believe in that fact!
    I hope you are feeling better, and enjoying the beautiful white snow..:)

    xoxo Gloria
    p.s. your daughter's vintage dresses are adorable too!!

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  8. I noticed my snowdrops were out and my primroses are blooming...yes Please bring on Spring...so pretty. xoxo

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  9. What a wonderful Friday Pretty..we have 80 degrees today and my little one and I went to the plant store and looked at the bulbs that were peaking their way through the soil...letting him and I both enjoy the thoughts of spring

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  10. It's been warmer here and there are all kinds of green leaves coming up. I love spring.

    Loved your Friday pretties.

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  11. A BEAUTIFUL sight! I need to go check my garden (now that I can actually see the ground!) and see if anything is happening out there!

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  12. Just love seeing those first little green beauties. Your verse says it all. Fits my life right now perfectly too.

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  13. That's the kind of "pretty" I love to see. Snow coming here tonight...lots of it.

    Enjoy the green blades.
    Jody

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