After a short week we’re already back to Friday. Love that, right?!
Here are some happy links + thoughtful posts for your weekend reading pleasure. Several of these were linked up to this week’s Heart + Home link up (you should join us next week ;)). Enjoy!
Happy Things for You
Bow+Arrow: Free Father’s Day Print
Vintage Gwen: Free Father’s Day Scripture Printable
Thoughtful + Encouraging
Gospel Homemaking: Prayer in Tragedy
Sharp Paynes: When the Day Ends In Half Truths
That’s the tenderest spot in my heart, and repeatedly a bony finger pokes there. He replays the tears over math and the words over chores and the voices raised high over things we forgot we were arguing about. He keeps a good record.
A Royal Daughter: Desire to Inspire (on pruning)
Sometimes I want the growth without the pruning. I want the beauty without the pain. I want the healing without the scar.
The Influence Blog (Rachael): Own Your Season
I agree that it’s important to count it all joy and persevere through our trials, but what about the way the darkness feels? What about the other women experiencing the same seasons at the same time, often suffering in silence alongside us? What about that time Jesus literally sweat blood?
One Less Orphan
Our Five… un.tied: One Step Closer
This sweet family meets their daughter in Korea this week. Watch as they meet their daughter for the first time and please keep praying for them! Do as she says in the post + open the song in a new window to listen along. TISSUES
Giv1Save1: Gibbs Family
Hop on over to Give1Save1 for their family of the week and consider donating just $1 to help them meet their goal.
Do you have a favorite read from your week? Leave a comment + let us know where we’ll find you reading. Or tweet with hashtag #weekendreading to share your reads!
Enjoy a lovely weekend with your family, friends!