Thank you for the heritage you passed on to us that gives us the courage to try new, even stupid things to see if they work.
Thank you for how much you pray for us.
Thank you for reminding us that the methods can change as long as the message doesn’t.
Thank you for keeping the ship steady when people like me want to rock the boat.
Thank you for the times you want to speak up, but decide it might be best to pray about it for now.
Thank you for the times you need to speak up, and you do.
Thank you for the times you express your concerns in private, so you can stand with us in public.
Thank you for forgiving us when we blow it.
Thank you for letting us reach higher, because we’re standing on your shoulders.
Thank you for catching us when we fall.
Thank you for doing all of this without getting anything close to the credit you deserve.
For these, and so many other blessings that no blog post will ever be long enough for, we thank you.
We can’t do it without you.
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