blog sugar is less than three months away.
i am beaming with joy at the thought of it all!
i mean, some of these bloggers are like,
which is also why i am a teensy bit nervous.
you know what i have found though?
stalking internet travels,
i have gotten to know many of these bloggers.
"how is that possible?" you ask?
as bloggers, we love keeping in touch with family and friends, running a handmade business, reviewing fabulous products or inspiring others to deepen their relationship with christ.
no matter what we are blogging about, we are blogging us.
i blog me.
it's this that knits a reader to my own heart and i to theirs.
blogging about my life and my heart let's you,
the reader, in right away.
think about your friends.
that one deep chat.
maybe at starbucks, after a concert or
even after the loss of a child.
that talk, opening your hearts,
finally brought you closer together.
likely it wasn't when you first met that person.
getting "close" and "knowing" someone takes time.
lately, blogging has given me a head start.
fast friends are made when you get deep right away.
not even "life" deep, but just my likes and passions.
you see them right away.
you can search my blog for what you want to know and
shazam! there it is, neatly labeled.
many people i have known for years,
know as much about me as you do as a reader.
you may even know more!
crazy. also very awesome.
i'll finish lots of rambling to say,
i am super looking forward to blog sugar in september.
with a skip in my step and my heart wide open.
bloggy buddies will become "real life" friends in an instant.
fresh discoveries of new people and new blogs await.
encouragement and inspiration to be better, for HIS glory.
i am not fancy like some of them, but it doesn't even matter.
because we are on the same page. we love to blog.
"And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so as to walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to him, bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God. May you be strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy, giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in light. He has delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of his beloved Son, in whom we have redemption,
the forgiveness of sins."