Even though Amber isn't currently running the marriage letters linkup, I love doing it so much that I am going to continue on! Thank you all for reading along. I love you all so much!
You were gone all weekend and I'm not gonna pretend I liked it. It's odd, because it's not terribly uncommon for us to go a day or so without seeing each other with our work schedules/ministry obligations. But on those days, I know that you are upstairs asleep before you have to work the night shift. This time, you weren't here. I couldn't creep on you through the crack in the door to see if you were still as cute as the last time I peeked. Yep. I really do that. And our door doesn't lock or even shut all the way -- so there isn't much you can do about it :)
And even though I missed you so much that I maaaybe shed a tear or two and even woke up in the middle of the night praying for your safety while you were away, I know that you were gone for a good reason.
This weekend, you were at Man Camp. I remember 2 years ago (back when you used to post on this blog) when you wrote a post on man camp and I about melted at your manliness. Ok this is getting a little sappy. But seriously, you are a great man of God. I imagine that the pressure of being the leader of our family must be overwhelming at times, and I am so grateful that it's not my job. I know that I struggle as a woman to take try and take charge, but I also know that I really can trust you to seek God with the decisions in our lives. In fact, when I pray, I always ask God to tell you the answer. That way I'll know it's right.
I love you and I trust you.
You're a wonderful husband.
By the by, Chelsea at Taste & See, who I seriously think is SO SO SWEET, has purchased one of my bags to give away to one of her readers today! Thank you Chelsea for supporting and sponsoring our mission trip to India! She is also giving away something from Jennifer Blair, so hurry up and get over there to check it out!