(Inside: Photography on Valentine’s Day is fun. I love these beautiful photos I took of my kids on Valentine’s Day.)
Sweet sons, you remind me how very blessed I am.
You each are a miracle and a gift.
When I look at you, I remember how big God is.
Without even knowing it, you help me look up.
Watching you, just seeing you every day, remind me of some truths.
God intentionally creates each human being with such beauty and uniqueness. My heart knows that God can do big things in and through your lives. God can use your gifts and talents to point others to Him. So I’m reminded that he also gives me gifts and prepares places for me to use them on this earth (something that’s important to me).
God loves us more than we can ever understand. You boys and your dad surround me with your love and through it, I feel God’s love. You help me better understand “how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ.” (Ephesians 3: 18).
My dear sons.
I cherish you and am grateful for you.
I hope everyone has a beautiful day filled with love. Happy Valentines Day.
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Cheryl is a mom of 3 boys, wife, speaker, high school teacher, and author of Empowered Moms & Kids. She has a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership and is passionate about learning and teaching. On www.empoweredmomsandkids.com you’ll find inspiration and encouragement for moms raising tweens and/or teens. Read more in the “about” section of this page.