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You’ve come a long way…

It’s been almost eighteen years since a tiny, fragile, two pound and four ounce baby boy was born.  Family and friends gasped when they heard the size and a multitude of prayers were sent flying up to the heavens.

Thank God for answered prayers:

Images by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts
Images by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts

I know God has great things in store for this young man…

It’s not easy, but so worth it…

Parenting is not for the faint at heart with the sleepless nights soothing infants to more sleepless nights waiting for teenagers to come home safely.  There are ups when we are so proud we could burst and we have our down moments when it seems the challenges will never end.

Then one day you wake up and your child is starting senior year of high school.  Where did the time go?

Image by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts
Image by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts
Images by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts
Images by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts

And, if at the end of the day you can still share a laugh or two, consider it a job well done.

Image by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts
Image by Joyce Meyer ~ RJMeyerArts

As with all things in life, it brings to mind the old adage originated in the writings of the medieval Persian Sufi poets:  This too shall pass.

So, take a deep breath and enjoy the ride…

The Catcher

I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.

Maya Angelou

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