Waterfall

He leads me beside peaceful waters.
He renews my soul.

I especially need to focus on that verse and stare at gentle waters this week! I have been immersed in leading three 7-week accelerated college courses, leaving me with approximately 90 papers to grade each week within four days (all writing, no multiple-choice). Add my “regular” teaching job and three kids in sports and well…you see how “peaceful waters” can restore a girl who needs some restoration. 🙂 Have a truly blessed day!

I took the photo at a small little park in our area that just happens to have this lovely waterfall. 

23 thoughts on “Waterfall

  1. Merryn January 14, 2015 / 7:41 am

    Beautiful photo! I feel so calm looking at it 🙂

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  4. johnmarkmiller October 7, 2014 / 4:30 pm

    There’s something about water that is just so calming… love the photo!

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  5. April September 25, 2014 / 2:46 pm

    That looks like a beautiful place to breathe, and relax, even for a moment.

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  6. Dianne Thornton September 25, 2014 / 7:23 am

    I want to be there! A gift that you have this nearby.

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    • Family to the 5 Power! September 25, 2014 / 6:42 pm

      It is indeed a gift that I should visit more often! For now, I’ll enjoy the photo :). Thank you!

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  7. dianasschwenk September 24, 2014 / 6:38 pm

    Wow good luck with this busy schedule! 😀
    Diana xo

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  8. Mama's Empty Nest September 24, 2014 / 12:05 pm

    Oh boy, hang on for the ride. Wishing you peaceful thoughts while you ride the rapids of your busy life.

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  9. Andy Oldham September 24, 2014 / 9:33 am

    May the gentle waters bring you that needed peace.

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  10. Rosh September 24, 2014 / 7:09 am

    I need this as well. Thank you for sharing this. God bless you with the strength to do what you can today!

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    • Family to the 5 Power! September 25, 2014 / 6:46 pm

      I am glad it blessed you too! We need to remind ourselves of your sentiments that we take it one day at a time. I’m the worst that way – always desiring to be way ahead then growing frustrated. Good advice, thank you.

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