My Priceless New Year’s Gift

Written several years ago and still so true today. I am always in need of God’s grace and find myself in that place again right now. Our plans may not work out the way we try so hard to manage, but God’s grace is always there for us.

He Said What?!

I was sitting by our Christmas tree this morning, knowing this is the last time I’ll be enjoying its soft beauty this year.  And it hit me.  Everything I do today will be the last time I do “that” this year, because tomorrow is a whole new year!  My brain, fuzzy from another long seizure night with Aaron and waiting for my first cup of coffee to kick in, tried to wrap itself around that fact.  2017 is almost here!

I’m not really as excited as that exclamation point may indicate.  I mean, a new year is always pretty cool to think about.  But life has a way of pulling us back to reality, especially as we get older, and for me my vision is narrowed to what I have on my plate right now.  I know I need goals, but on days like today, today is about all I…

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Author: Patty hesaidwhatks

I'm Patty and I write about our adult son who has Epilepsy and Autism, who still lives with my husband and me, and who is a package full of many surprises and joys and challenges and TALK! Lots of talking, which creates laughter and some other reactions as well. I also write about how God shows Himself to me in everyday life.

14 thoughts on “My Priceless New Year’s Gift”

  1. Merry Christmas to you and your family, Patty. I had not read this either so thank you for sharing it again and I pray God richly blesses you for sharing the hard stuff woven in with the good stuff that is Jesus. ❤️

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