…and did all sorts of different activities with them.
Here they are with their journals…
…I don’t know many details of what happened up there, only that those cousin groups were working their hearts out to learn the names of their great, great grandparents and how to tell a Rousseau painting from a Monet.
My brother Tal helped out this year:
…as well as Anita:
My brother Josh always helps out as well.
I’ve seen it so much already with Lucy. Pretty much every week during family devotional or taking notes in church or just driving around she will refer to those secrets.
I love to imagine all those golden threads infiltrated into each of those grandkids attaching them to those grandparents and great grandparents of theirs, as well as to their own grandkids some day. Yes, there is “molton gold” that will “gleam from the ashes” and I can almost see the beauty of all those ripple effects (written about back HERE).
Thank you, mom and dad, for weaving all that golden-ness into our lives.