Pear tree lane farmhouse

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Thankful Thursday ....
I give thanks today for  this guy, we have been best friends for a very long time. He is the one that God chose for me to live my life with. The highlight of my day is when I hear the back door open and he says Hey!  I'm home.

I once heard someone say that one  true test of your love is ... when you are apart you are thinking about that person, and long to be together again,and that is the way I feel about this guy..... Just as I long to be in the presence of my Lord, and to look in His face and tell him "Thank You for all you did for me".

My guy has such a gentle and loving heart, he loves me just as I am, never tries to change me.
Ephesians 6:22~ Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord.~For the husband is head of the wife,as also Christ is head of the church; and He is the Savior of the body. 

I took this photo yesterday as we were working on an on going  house project. He has been so patient and encouraging as we have been at it for a while. It was very warm hot as he was on this 12 ft. ladder. 
I am also thankful,that we are almost at the end of this project.  Hope to share real soon.
I am thankful for all of the many projects we have worked on together,through out our marriage, when you live and work this close together, your lives become so intwined, even to finishing each others sentences. lol

I Corinthians 13:13~ And now abide faith, hope, love, these three, but the greatest of these is Love.

This year I have really tried to put forth more of an effort to be more thankful  for all my blessing, and there are many! God is so gracious to us. 

Enjoy your day!


Farm Girl said...

So thankful that you shared about your wonderful husband. This is a very sweet post. Gosh, you guys work hard. I am always aware that I need to be thankful but on Thursday, I make my eyes open to all that God had given me.
I am thankful you let us see into your life. :) Have a great day.

pam said...

I LOVE reading of others tributes to God about the amazing man He blessed them much we take for granted...this Thankful Thursday meme is so good for us.

Harter said...

What an amazing thing to be thankful for! God is so good to bring the right guy to each one of us! Happy Thankful Thursday!

Cindy said...

Sue, what a awesome gift you have in the years spent with the love of your life.

This is such a loving post, and I love that you shared your husband with us.

This year, I have dedicated myself to also being more thankful and grateful for even the smallest of things.

I'm blessed!
Hope your having a blessed day.

Denise said...

Sweet blessings, thanks for sharing.

Rita T. said...

Loved your post - it encourages me as I'm sure it does others as well. Have a blessed weekend.

Elena said...

That is just so wonderful hear about your love for one another. It is so refresshing. I feel the same way about my guy. He is so good to me:)

The farmer and his friends
Thank you so much for coming by, please come and visit anytime.

~Welcome home~

This blog is dedicated to my dear family who live many miles away, and to you dear ladies , who have a heart for keeping the home fires burning. You, who love and cherish your family, and have a desire to create a home that says "Welcome, you are loved and cared for."

My desire is that when you leave that you will be encouraged and know that you too are loved.



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