Tuesday, August 24, 2010

a work in progress...

I'm wondering if I don't have anything better to do than to mess with my template (and the font and of course the lovely colors) here.  Geez, I have a whole lot to do!  I have been in the midst of cleaning out this infamous back room for a...month ( I think.)  I have to explain- we are a 6 person family living in 2 bedrooms WITH a third bedroom as storage---anyone see a problem here?!

Needless to say, with much prayer and large trash bags and a yard sale-we are finally using the third bedroom!  Last night ( I tell you this because hopefully you'll feel better about yourself) I went through the dreaded paperwork and found utility bills from 2000!  Guess I don't need those anymore, right? ;)

I have been released from the pack rat mentality (praise the Lord!) but it truly is a process.  So, all of you precious organized, time oriented, efficient people-don't take these gift for granted...and extend grace to those who don't possess these gifts naturally...we're a work in progress!

Pictures to come....before and afters (brace yourselves!)

Some inspiring pictures over at my letters to emily (a sweet blog that blesses.)

Praying all is well...

Psalm 94:18-19 (New International Version)

 18 When I said, "My foot is slipping," 
       your love, O LORD, supported me.

 19 When anxiety was great within me, 
       your consolation brought joy to my soul.

When I sa



, "My foot is slipping," your love, O LORD, supported me. When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought joy to my soul.”
- Psalm 94:18-19


myletterstoemily said...

dear bree,

good luck with your third bedroom.
it really is sooooo much work! i
will pray that you have the endurance
to finish and the discernment to weed
through . . . give away, throw away,
and file away.

i can't wait to see your before and
after photos!

are you homeschooling this year?


myletterstoemily said...

hi bree!

thank you for the congratulations!

i will be praying, because i believe
with all my heart that you are doing
the MOST important work in the

my prayer will be that He who called
you to this will help you to raise the
finest, most caring, gifted, and
anointed future leaders.

i also pray that He will fulfill the
desires of YOUR heart and give you
some time to do the things you love.

time to create beautiful things.

ps. i pray the same scripture over
my family and friends each night!

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