Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays & Season's Greetings!!!

Hello My Friends...
Here's to hoping that you are creating wonderful memories with those you Love & Hold Dear to your Hearts. Give lots of Hugs & Kisses and be committed to creating the Best Memories Ever! I am in constant reminder of the Newtown, CT families and saying a prayer for them each time they come to mind. We can't Take For Granted One Single Moment we live and those we share our lives with, both personal & professional. Make it Count & Mean IT!
From My Whole Heart into Yours, 
I Wish All of YOU A...

Monday, December 17, 2012

A Time of Remembrance for Sandy Hook Elementary...Newtown, Connecticut

No Words Could Have Every Said It Better... Please take time to read the link below. I found this blog through Emma at My Creative Time posted by Lorie Allred of Allred Design. Thank You Lorie.
Twas' 11 days before Christmas, around 9:38
when 20 beautiful children stormed through heaven's gate.
their smiles were contagious, their laughter filled the air.
they could hardly believe all the beauty they saw there.
they were filled with such joy, they didn't know what to say.
they remembered nothing of what had happened earlier that day.
"where are we?" asked a little girl, as quiet as a mouse.
"this is heaven." declared a small boy. "we're spending Christmas at God's house."
when what to their wondering eyes did appear,
but Jesus, their savior, the children gathered near.
He looked at them and smiled, and they smiled just the same.
then He opened His arms and He called them by name.
and in that moment was joy, that only heaven can bring
those children all flew into the arms of their King
and as they lingered in the warmth of His embrace,
one small girl turned and looked at Jesus' face.
and as if He could read all the questions she had
He gently whispered to her, "I'll take care of mom and dad."
then He looked down on earth, the world far below
He saw all of the hurt, the sorrow, and woe
then He closed His eyes and He outstretched His hand,
"Let My power and presence re-enter this land!"
"may this country be delivered from the hands of fools"
"I'm taking back my nation. I'm taking back my schools!"
then He and the children stood up without a sound.
"come now my children, let me show you around."
excitement filled the space, some skipped and some ran.
all displaying enthusiasm that only a small child can.
and i heard Him proclaim as He walked out of sight,
"in the midst of this darkness, I AM STILL THE LIGHT."
Written by Cameo Smith, Mt. Wolf, PA
Allred Design Blog: Sandy Hook Elementary Day of Remembrance: If you’d like to join us in donating to the families of Sandy Hook Elementary, donation links are listed below.
via Damask Love
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