Wednesday, August 25, 2010


I cant believe how long its been since i've written.
It has been a busy,fun,challenging month!!

Let me tell you whats happened...
James and I had our 10yr Anniversary July 29th!! 
We have come through so much that apposed us in our
marriage. God has and is continuing his mighty
work in us.And i really cant praise him enough 
for this!!

We also had Papa Tims 50th birthday that we
celebrated this month. Here is a picture of our fun dinner party..
 Also our kids started school!! Not just any school
but a Christian private school. My husband James went there too.We prayed long and hard about this decision and we knew God would give us a clear answerand he DID! 
The transition has gone so good. The kids have been happy and really just couldn't wait to get started.
Here are some pics of the little cuties:)

And last but 
Definitely not the least
two things that happened this month for us were
just Gods hand in motion in our lives. There really is no
other way for me to describe how things have so 
amazingly come together..
About over a year ago James and I prayed for a 
change. We knew our time in our previous city we lived in was coming to an end.. 
Financially things were hard, there wasn't work for my husband
and things were a real struggle. 
So a year ago almost to the day we moved back to were our families live. We moved into my mom and dads house..yep not the 
easiest thing but was and has been such a blessing. 
It allowed us to get our finances in order and pray and figure out 
where we were going with our lives.
We started attending our old church GL :)
We have had so much healing and restoration there. Our family feels so much love and support. Praise God:)
So after a year of my husband sending out resume after resume..
we almost gave up and felt we were really going to have
to move away somewhere james could find a job that could support our family..But God had something in the works because 
a week ago my husband started his new job!! Praise God and its with a wonderful company and its the perfect fit too:o)

So now where will we live?? Was my first question to my happy husband.. We talked and prayed. We knew it would make
the most sense to find something in Floyd..Seeing how now the kids go to school there, James work is obviously we 
should live there right..
God is so funny to me at times, its like i could just see him smiling 
while all of this was coming together seriously! 
SOooooooo we called our real estate agent and asked if there
was anything available in Floyd. And do you know what she said 
"yes i think i know a house that is going to be perfect fit for you guys". We saw it and i had to laugh ,the house is only a block from the school, just a few blocks from my husbands job.
YEAH couldn't be more perfect is right!
Sitting empty 2years to the very same day we signed
and made a contract agreement!
But it has been a waiting game. That has on several occasions put me on my knees crying and praying that i'd have the right
mind set and peace about this if it doesn't work out.
 I have dreamed of having a home of our own for so long now that
at times it just seems so out of reach..
So i am just going to say it here first because saying it out loud will just make me bawl my eyes out............................
YES WE GOT THE HOUSE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I am in shock right now but i am beyond happy!!
We move in September 1st!!
The day cant come soon enough for us or the kids
my daughter jaz has already started counting down...:)

A year ago if you had told me this would all happened i would have had a real hard time believing it 

But when we made the decision to leave our hearts and plans
 in Gods hands..well things happen:)
And i realize this now more then ever here is where God is going
to build our foundation..
I trust you lord, you know what your doing.. i am just going to step aside:)

with much love, this girls journey!!


1 comment:

  1. OMAGOSH GIRL!!! Praise the LOOORD! God is soo GOOD! We're gonna be neighbors!!! YAAAY!!!! I'm so happy for you :)