34 weeks. I had a crazy week of firsts. Each one worth it. I am so very thankful.
1225. “For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Galatians 5:14 ESV
1226. 16.5 mile hike. First blood blisters. Hitching a ride.
1227. For the kind stranger who stopped to give me a ride.
1228. “Come, everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; and he who has no money, come, buy and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.” Isaiah 55:1 ESV
1229. Protection from the Lord while learning some first hard lessons hiking.
1230. Running even with tired feet.
1231. Getting to work with kids is refreshing.
1232. Autism teaches compassion and patience.
1233. “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, who by God’s power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.” 1 Peter 1:3-5 ESV
1134. When the temperature is just right.
1135. When people at work hug me in my distress
1136. Starburst fruit chews as a kind gesture
1137. “For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.” Galatians 5:1 ESV
1138. Getting the credit card to a zero balance for the first time in 3 years.
1140. First rattle snake encounter. Now that’s done.
1141. Hiking 18 miles. Seeing a Gila monster.
1142. “So do not let what you regard as good be spoken of as evil.” Romans 14:16 ESV