Apart from politics, our family is going through a trying time. It is hard to trust around this bend when I cannot see the other side. A new season has begun and my post on Monday was actually less about the election and more about our life and this new season that God has ordained.
Funny how things get woven together. God is good.
The other day, I asked Emma how she would describe for someone who did not have siblings, what is was like to have a baby brother.
Her eyes filled up, and she said,
"Everyday ... he just ... gives us joy".
Thank you God for being the source of everlasting joy despite our trials and circumstances. Thank you for the temporal joy that is here on this earth to be a soothing balm while we wait on you.
Without further ado ... here's a little joy who is crawling, pulling up, and has cut his first tooth: