Thankful, with a sense of gratitude that grows and grows. For God’s love. For the blessing of family. For the privilege of serving God’s people, and blessed to do that alongside a gospel hearted colleague and a company of kingdom hearted friends. For prayer, support, and encouragement that seems more than anyone has a right …
Went to the funeral of a remarkable man who died too young. He liked a particular movie. Music from it featured at the service. I watched the movie again. It revolves around a historical event and focuses on creativity, determination, daring, and heart. Just like the man whose life we gave thanks for this morning.
Dropped in at a Camp Karnkendi committee meeting early this evening. Summer hasn’t quite arrived in Nelson, but the hospitality, as always, was warm.
Full day of meetings concluded. Train trip and then a shortish drive, and then sleep. Longer drive to visit family tomorrow. Then dinner with friends.
After a QLD detour for standing committee meetings and family visits I am now home. Ten days through five airports (including Melbourne airport in transit today) in four different states, suburban train rides in Sydney and Brisbane; car rides; a drive to Maryborough and back on Sunday (thanks Carolyn for the loan of the 86); …
Checked into our accommodation in Sydney. Heading from the city to Hurstville for breakfast tomorrow. Probably after my morning walk. We’re over the road from the ABC headquarters.
I have a heart full of thanks for receiving such love.