Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Photography // Thoughts || Springing Life


   Greetings, readers! This past weekend I had the pleasure of  sunshine and a dad ready to take me on a photography outing in our neighborhood. Spring has truly sprung, and many beautiful blooms adorn the town. Please enjoy what I captured, along with some thoughts and songs on eternity.




   Spring is a time of new life, but those of us who have trusted in Christ look forward to an even brighter awakening than the change of seasons. We have a perfect eternity with our Lord awaiting us. Life leaves us with unsatisfied longings. Though we must learn contentment, there is a certain yearning for complete fulfillment that nothing on this earth ever gives. Happily, we can know that someday our hope for a life without sadness, loneliness, or pain will one day come to fruition. Heaven is waiting...


'Cause heaven is waiting
Just past the horizon
Just over the mesas
Across the great divide
And faith is blazing
This trail that I ride on up this mountain
I'm prayin' I have the strength to climb


Rich Mullins, Heaven is Waiting (song here)


Life's always felt like a long and endless dream
Where tests and trials bring you to the final wake up scene
Now I'm not saying, I'll ever waste a day
I'm just gonna live like I was never meant to stay

And I, I'm on the outside
Earthly good with heaven on my mind
And I, I'm just a passer by
Home's a place where I have yet to be


Jadon Lavik, On The Outside (song here)
 



Home's a place where I have yet to be. 

 Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, 
the conviction of things not seen.
Hebrews 11:1 

10 comments:

  1. Those pics are GREAT as was this post!!!!

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  2. So very nice that you and your Dad could share a beautiful day capturing God's gifts to us! Thank you for sharing such awesome nature pictures. I like your thoughts and songs you picked to go with your photography. This was an enjoyable post! Stephanie

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    1. Thanks so much! I'm so happy you enjoyed this post - I enjoyed putting it together! :)

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  3. These photos are gorgeous <3333

    Ellie
    www.uniquelyyou1.blogspot.com

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  4. Pretty pictures!!

    https://tizziestidbits.wordpress.com

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  5. Stunning photos and beautiful thoughts dear Paige. Thank you for sharing.

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    1. Thank you much! Glad you enjoyed this. ^_^

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