This is for my brother Tim, who celebrates his birthday today. This quote by Robert Frost speaks to me of aging. May these scriptures be an encouragement. The wisdom and experience we glean as we grow older are blessings we must not overlook or take for granted.
And the Lord blessed the latter days of Job more than his beginning. Job 42:12
The latter glory of this house shall be greater than the former, says the Lord of hosts.. Haggai 2:9
And though your beginning was small, your latter days will be very great. Job 8:7
Better is the end of a thing than its beginning. Ecclesiastes 7:8A
Wisdom is with the aged, and understanding in length of days. Job 12:12 ESV
He shall be to you a restorer of life and a nourisher of your old age. Ruth 4:15a ESV
Your strength will equal your days. Deuteronomy 33:25b
is an aspiring Bounty Hunter who is always looking for God's Bounty-- His grace and goodness-- in the mundane and melancholy as well as in the miraculous. She is also a wife, mother of four adult children--two with Cerebral Palsy, grandmother and minister of the Gospel.
"You crown the year with a bountiful harvest; even the hard pathways overflow with abundance." Psalm 65:11 NLT
Every part of Scripture is God-breathed and useful one way or another—showing us truth, exposing our rebellion, correcting our mistakes, training us to live God’s way. Through the Word we are put together and shaped up for the tasks God has for us. (2 Timothy 3:16-17 MSG)