I have much to be grateful for! Today, I’m thrilled to share with you a blog my wife wrote. This has been a fun, lesson-filled project for us and I love what Lindsey shares about the inspiration she has gained from this endeavor. After all, aren’t most (or maybe even all) our life stories really parables, teaching and revealing more of the infinite, immediate presence of God, good?
My husband and I are continuing a landscaping project we started last fall. When we initially considered this project it was overwhelming. There was the space we had to consider as well as the aesthetic look, practical needs and our budget. How could we get the best results without exceeding our budget, or making mistakes and having to redo the landscaping?
We had a landscape consultant helps us with the big picture. We wanted to do the planting, expanding and decorating ourselves to save on cost and to learn more about the value and skills of homeownership.
We could then focus on priorities. This was very important because we didn’t have the time or money to do the whole project at once.
This reminded me of man’s spiritual journey through life. If we look at ourself, our understanding, the world and all that needs to be accomplished, we might feel…
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