Your thankfulness today is directly related to your admission of how grave your plight is as a sinner. Self-righteousness crushes gratitude.Trying to crush my righteousness today by reviewing all the undeserved gifts God gave me last week, including...
— Paul David Tripp (@PaulTripp) November 29, 2013
5874. "soup from bones...a very practical act of redemption"
5875. read-along audio books
5876. boys giggling like crazy over the Name Game (Jude, Jude-bo-bude, Banana-fana-fo-fude...they seriously laughed over this for a good 20 minutes)
5877. turkey panzanella
5878. fleece-lined khaki pants
5879. wool sweaters
5881. new New York City wall calendar
5882. coffee with a dear friend
5883. tearing down my idols
5884. Steve's feedback on my writing, helping me be more God-centered
5885. revolutionary, mind-blowing advice about housework/clutter/cleaning
5886. an opportunity to tell Elijah the gospel story as it related to helping clean up a mess he didn't make
5887. the glorious Savior who came to earth and cleaned up our mess
5888. Words with Friends with my mom
5889. snuggles with the boys
5890. Elijah promising he will still hold my hand when he grows into a man
5891. a Saturday full of decluttering and reorganizing
5892. Steve wielding his drill, patiently hanging hooks all over the house for my new frenzy
5893. hiking at Warner Park
5894. the boys' manic enthusiasm about hiking
5895. Elijah's first loose tooth!