And do not return there without watering the earth
And making it bear and sprout,
And furnishing seed to the sower and bread to the eater;
It will not return to Me empty,
Without accomplishing what I desire,And without succeeding in the matter for which I sent it. Isaiah 55:10-11 NASB
I didn't realize I was supposed to start BEFORE summer, and I was dragging my feet at starting in on the memorizing. I really had only planned on it when "I had nothing better to do."
One verse a day, and you keep building until the 7th day you're just reciting the full text of Psalm 1.
But I didn't realize HOW cool until I dove in and did it.
Then you factor in deadlines for getting paperwork to agencies for her services, bills to be paid, a house to clean, and...gosh, we need to have fun too!
I think you can all tell that it's just been "one of those weeks" where you just keep putting one foot in front of the other and saying, "Summer vacation is on the way. Summer vacation is on the way."
"Here, can you help mommy with her verses?"
What?????? I just want to go to bed...maybe I should just skip it and pick it up tomorrow. It's no big deal if she misses a dose, right?
He is like a tree planted by streams of water which yield its fruit in season and whose leaf never withers. Whatever he does prospers. (I'd tell you which "version" this is from, but I don't recall and I typed it from memory~which is kind of the whole point.)