Titus 2:11-13

"For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men, instructing us to deny ungodliness and worldly desires and to live sensibly, righteously and godly in the present age, looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Christ Jesus."

Sunday, July 13, 2008

Through the Eyes of a Child

As my children grow, I am finding that it's the neatest thing to watch them discover their world with such awe and innocence.  Tonight as we sat on a blanket under the night sky preparing to watch Ankeny's fireworks display, Amariah suddenly pointed to the moon, making her grunt-like comments about what she observed.  After talking about it for a while, she turned her attention to a bright star, pointing with her whole body and making similar grunt-like comments.  As the fireworks began, both Abel and Amariah fixed their eyes on the beautiful display, Abel commenting nonstop and Amariah commenting only about the prettiest explosions.  I wonder what was going through her mind as the fireworks boomed and lit up the sky.  I wonder what would go through my mind if I observed the world with the eyes of a child....


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