"Brightly colored sunsets and starry heavens, majestic mountains and shining seas, and fragrant fields and fresh-cut flowers are not even half as beautiful as a soul who is serving Jesus out of love, through the wear and tear of an ordinary, unpoetic life." -Frederick William Faber
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
175 Years Young
For those of you who aren't infatuated with all things Texas, I'd like to let you know that today is our beloved state's 175th birthday! That's right, 175 years ago on March 2, 1836, Texas became a republic.