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A Little Boy in the Snow February 11, 2009

Posted by Michelle Knoll in Devotionals.
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It was a beautiful day.

My son had been begging for snow.  “When is it going to snow, Mom?” he would ask, over and over again, with such longing in his voice that it almost broke my heart.

So last Monday, when the snow started coming down, even though I really didn’t want snow, I couldn’t help but enjoy my son’s excitement.  The first really good snow of the season!  I think it snowed close to 6 inches in some areas, but definitely 4.  Enough for playing and sledding, making snow angels, and having lots of good snowball fights.

Donning our “three layers” of clothing, to include ski pants and warm coats and gloves, we headed out the next morning, to enjoy the winter wonderland around us.  The sky was a perfect blue, and the snow-covered trees against that sapphire sky was a sight to behold.  Fun was to be had! And we poured ourselves into every moment.

I have to admit, it was fun being a kid again.  Well, acting like a kid again… (more…)