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Producing Fruit

At the church camp where Dan and I spent our childhood and eventually met as camp counselors, we always used to sing a fun song about the Fruit of the Spirit. It was a bit of a kiddie song, but honestly, I could never keep all of the fruit straight or in what order they came in.

Today I was doing a bit of journaling and got to thinking about what a lucky woman I am to be married to Dan. I thought of that verse and suddenly realized, "You know what, Dan exemplifies all of the fruit of the spirit!" I've always strived to exhibit the fruit of the spirit, but normally got caught up somewhere around the "patience" part. I'd say that I have the better end of this whole marriage business! I love you, Dan!

"But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law." -- Galatians 5:22-23

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  1. Thank you for the note, and for leading me to your blog site. It is very good to see a young couple try to respect the earth, and all that is therein. Also to see a young couple that is not afraid to proclaim there religious beliefs. It truly is a blessing to me. My cousin has a farm in Ky, called the Jerry's farm. You might want to take a quick peak at it if you have the time. Just thought you might be interested in checking it out. Hope all went well in Ky for you. Keep up the good work and I will check back regularly. Rose

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